For a seafood lover, a seared scallop is a thing of beauty. The golden crispy exterior conceals the smooth texture and natural sweetness of this magnificent fruit of the sea. If you like scallops as much as we do you'll enjoy preparing our best summer scallop recipes. Each dish is guaranteed to stir your appetite and wow your dinner guests. Here's what to make:
Diver Scallop Appetizer
Have a special dinner coming up? Prepare this magnificent starter of diver scallops with tempura rock shrimp - a gourmet recipe from Dubai-based chef Dwayne Cheer.
Summer Scallops with Tomato-Basil Sauce
A fragrant tomato and basil sauce complement the sumptuous flavor of seared scallops in this gourmet main course.
Scallops Wrapped in Pancetta
If you love bacon you'll enjoy this Italian twist on pork-wrapped scallops. Pancetta and a garlicky pea puree makes this one of the best scallop recipes ever.
Scallops with Butternut Squash Caponata
New York chef Michael White shares his stunning recipe for seared scallops served over a creamy butternut squash puree with pine nuts and golden raisins.
Scallops with Lentils and Turnip Tops
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