Jim's Special Cajun Scallops Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN 20 mins

Jim's Special Cajun Scallops

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"Scallops coated with my own special seasoning and fried to a golden brown in butter."

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Original recipe makes 6 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    5 mins
  • READY IN

    20 mins

Directions

  1. Combine the bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese, and blackened seasoning in a large, resealable plastic bag.
  2. Dip the scallops into a bowl of heavy cream to coat.
  3. Place the scallops one at a time into the plastic bag; shake to coat with the seasoning mixture.
  4. Place the breaded scallop on a plate and repeat with the remaining scallops.
  5. Melt the butter in a large skillet over medium high heat.
  6. Pan fry the scallops until golden brown, about 2 minutes on each side.
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Footnotes

  • Editor's Note:
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of the breading ingredients. The actual amount of the breading consumed will vary. We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. The exact amount will vary depending on cooking time and temperature, ingredient density, and the specific type of oil used.
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Feb 14, 2012

Good recipe, but breading falls apart in pan. Maybe if scallops are doubled dipped, the breading would stay on. Nice twist for a scallop.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 811 kcal
  • 41%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 42.2 g
  • 14%
  • Cholesterol
  • 200 mg
  • 67%
  • Fat
  • 56.7 g
  • 87%
  • Fiber
  • 2.4 g
  • 9%
  • Protein
  • 33.4 g
  • 67%
  • Sodium
  • 2108 mg
  • 84%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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