2 cans minced clams
2 T. lemon juice
1/4 lb. butter
small onion minced
1/2 cup finely chopped red or green pepper
1 tsp. Tabasco sauce (optional)
3/4 c. Italian bread crumbs
Simmer clams (and juice) in lemon juice for 5 min.Then add butter, oregano, parsley, pepper, onion, red or green peppers and tabasco sauce.
Simmer another 5 minutes. Add bread crumbs and stir.
Place in 1 quart casserole or clam shells ( that have been found on the beach and then cleaned and boiled). Sprinkle with parmesan and paprika.
Bake uncovered at 350 degrees for 20 minutes.
**If you choose to freeze, do not bake and then freeze.
Freeze, Let thaw 2 to 3 hours before baking.