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Garlic Scallops


3 people


15 mins


One of the best scallop recipes is garlic scallops, where fresh sea scallops are sauteed with garlic butter wine sauce. Quick and easy recipe that takes 15 mins from start to finish.


– 1 lb. natural and untreated scallops – ▢1 tablespoon olive oil – ▢2 tablespoons melted butter – ▢3 cloves garlic (minced) – ▢1/4 cup white wine – ▢1 pinch cayenne pepper – ▢1 pinch salt – ▢3 dashes ground black pepper – ▢1 tablespoon chopped Italian parsley leaves

Step 1

– Rinse the scallops with cold water and remove the tough ligament from the side of the scallops. Pat dry with paper towels.

Step 2

Heat up a skillet (cast-iron preferred) on medium to high heat. When it's fully heated, add the olive oil and butter. Saute the garlic for a little bit and add the scallops, pan-sear until both surfaces turn brown. Add the white wine, cayenne pepper, salt and black pepper.

Step 3

– Bring it to a light simmer, or until the inside of the scallops are cooked through. Turn off heat and serve immediately.

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