Scallops with Pesto Cream Sauce

Scallops with Pesto Cream Sauce This delicious scallop dish only takes a few minutes to make and is to die for. Serve the scallops as they are or with some crusty bread, rice, or pasta.


Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 5 mins

    COOK : 10 mins

    TOTAL : 15 mins

    SERVING : 4

    YIELD : 4 servings

  • Season scallops with salt and pepper, then dredge in flour.

  • Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat and add scallops. Cook for 1 to 2 minutes per side. Add pesto and capers; mix well. Stir in heavy cream and bring to a boil. Remove from heat and serve.

Per Serving: 389 calories; protein 23g; carbohydrates 5g; fat 30.8g; cholesterol 144.9mg; sodium 430.3mg. The magazine version of this recipe uses 1 tablespoon flour, 2 tablespoons pesto, and 2 tablespoons capers.