"Clams casino is a super-traditional Italian-American classic, usually served on special occasions, holidays or in every single Italian restaurant in Little Italy in Manhattan," says Pepperell. "We thought, why not make it even more special and serve it with scampi instead? I love clams but scampi is one of my all-time favourite treats from the sea."
Note Panko crumbs are available from Japanese grocers. If they're unavailable substitute dried breadcrumbs. Gochugaru, Korean dried chilli, is available from Asian grocers.