Bruni: Clam Bellies Are the New Pork Bellies


The mollusk has a surprisingly complex anatomy, Bruni discovered: “an ‘incurrent siphon’ and an ‘excurrent siphon,’ a heart and a foot, an intestine and an anus.” As with pork and lamb, look for fried belly, like they serve at Oriental Garden in Chinatown, for extra richness. [Diner’s Journal/NYT]