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Scallops a la Peking House

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"Scallops with an Asian twist! This dish is great served over a bed of steamed rice."
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35 m servings 304
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. In a small bowl, dissolve cornstarch in 1/4 cup dry white wine. Set aside.
  2. In a large skillet, heat peanut oil on medium-high heat until almost smoking. Remove the skillet from heat and add green onions. Return the skillet to heat and cook, stirring constantly, until the scallions are soft.
  3. Add the scallops to the skillet. Cook the scallops for 1 minute, stirring constantly.
  4. Add clam juice or broth to the skillet. Continue stirring. Add salt and red pepper or hot sauce to taste. Stir in ginger and water chestnuts.
  5. Stir in the mixture of dissolved cornstarch and white wine. Turn the heat to high, and cook the mixture until it boils and thickens.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 304 calories; 14.9 9.4 29.2 58 698 Full nutrition

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Great! I added some veggies and served over red rice.

This is by far one of the best scallop recipes I have ever tried. It was so easy to do and taste great!

4.22.18 We know that we also eat with our eyes and, visually, this dish was not appealing, simply anemic looking, unfortunately. Taste was pretty good, but I think this would greatly benefit...