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Sauteed Scallops

Pati

"A very simple recipe for how delicious it is! Just crush the garlic with the side of a chef's knife blade instead of chopping it, and using whole sprigs of rosemary allows them to be easily removed before serving."
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Ingredients

10 m servings 409 cals
Original recipe yields 2 servings

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  1. In a medium size saucepan melt butter over medium-high heat. Add crushed garlic and whole sprigs of rosemary to the saucepan. Add scallops, cook for 2 minutes on each side (or until desired consistency). Remove the garlic and rosemary from pan. Serve.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 409 calories; 24.8 g fat; 6.5 g carbohydrates; 38.5 g protein; 136 mg cholesterol; 530 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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GREAT recipe! I've made scallops this way for years... with a few minor changes. I salt & pepper the scallops, drizzle with a little olive oil and marinate the scallops with a lot more chopped f...

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This was a little bland for us so I added 1/4 cup more butter, 2 tablespoons white wine, garlic salt to taste, and green onions.

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GREAT recipe! I've made scallops this way for years... with a few minor changes. I salt & pepper the scallops, drizzle with a little olive oil and marinate the scallops with a lot more chopped f...

Very good and quick. Suggest heating a Tablespoon of oil in pan before add ing butter so that butter does not burn.

THIS RECIPE WAS GREAT. I USED A LITTLE BIT MORE GARLIC AND A LITTLE LESS ROSEMARY. IT WAS PERFECT. JUST BE CAREFULL NOT TO OVER COOK THE SCALLOPS BECAUSE THEY WILL TURN OUT RUBBERY.

This was very good. I used minced garlic, and added dill weed and lemon pepper to the mix. While the scallops cooked, I constantly spooned the butter and garlic mix over them. It took a lot long...

I never cooked scallops before so this recipe was very helpful for my first time. I added a little white wine and I didn't have any rosemary. They turned out great.

A basic recipe to season to your taste. However it could go wrong if you crowd the pan and it isn't heavy and hot enough. I find a cast iron fry pan works best. Scallops cook in a hurry and ...

This was a little bland for us so I added 1/4 cup more butter, 2 tablespoons white wine, garlic salt to taste, and green onions.

I had never cooked scallops before, so I wanted to start with something simple. I read all the comments before I started and this is what I ended up doing... Im not a fan of rosemary... left it ...

Just what I was looking for. Just a nice simple recipe. No sauce,not a lot of other additives to get in the way, just great scallops. This will be a regular in our house.