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Do I need to soak clams?

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First, scrub the clams under running cold water and rinse them with cold water a few times until water runs clear. ... Add the washed clams in salt water and soak the clams in the refrigerator for a minimum of 20 minutes or up to 2 hours. Soaking in salt water helps to draw out the sand.

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