Ever since it's opening here in Penang, PUTIEN has continuously pampered the palates of many with their delicious treats from the menu as well as their various promotions. PUTIEN recently introduced their latest promotion, PUTIEN DUOTOU Clams. The clams used aren't the clams that you get locally, it is brought in all the way from Duo Tou village in Putian City. 

We got to know that the villagers back there has been breeding clams for generations, with over 600 years of history. It is renowned for being the breeding grounds for China's finest clams. What makes the clams premium is the Duo Tou mud which is a rare black mud which contains high nutrients and no sand particles. The clams are nourished by the nutrients and results in a more plump, meaty and sweeter clams. The clams can reach to a length of 5-6cm.

The best part is that there's 8 types of preparation style for you to enjoy.

Just look at that. So tempting.

One of the must try is the Steamed DUOTOU Clam with Minced Garlic. The presentation is the first thing that would have catch the attention. The juicy succulent plump clams topped with generous amount of minced garlic offered a real nice aroma and the fragrant of it in every bite.

For a nice spicy sweet kick, you got to try the Thai-Flavoured DUOTOU Clam. The clams are tossed together with a mix of 6 different fruits and vege together with their homemade Thai sauce that opens up the appetite.

The Stir-fried Sambal Chives with DUOTOU Clams is a very familiar tasting dish that suites our palate. The spiciness from the sambal was just right. Not really spicy but it does bring up the nice taste and aroma.

Stir-fried DUOTOU Clam with Ginger & Spring Onion. General stir-fried with ginger and spring onion is something we also loved back here and its one of the most loved traditional cooking method of Fujian locals. The clams are coated in such aromatic sauce that makes you enjoy every bit of it.

Baked DUOTOU Clam on Hot Plate
As simple as it may look. this dish is the best seller of seasonal festival for 3 consecutive  years.

Steamed DUOTOU Clam in Fermented Wine
 With the use of Chinese wine in this dish, it does elevate the taste of the dish. 

DUOTOU Clam Omelette
Something alike the oyster omelette, the clam version of it also offers a nice mix of eggs and juicy clams. Don't forget enjoy it with PUTIEN's chili sauce.

Salted Spicy DUOTOU Clam
The clams are lightly battered with chopped chili, salad and pepper. Giving you that nice crunch of bite with light seasoning. Once you pop, it's hard to stop.

And there you have it, the 8 delicious preparations of the DUOTOU Clams. Do try it and share with us which was your favourite. This promotion will be on-going from now til the 31 August 2019.

Thanking PUTIEN for hosting.

For more information:
Gurney Paragon Mall
Level 6, Persiaran Gurney,
10250 Penang.
Tel : 04-2260828

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