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Grilled Scallops with Orange-Chive Mayonnaise

Grilled Scallops with Orange-Chive Mayonnaise
  • Prep 30 min
  • Total 30 min
  • Servings 4

Dill and orange flavors bring out the best in grilled scallops! ...MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

Orange-Chive Mayonnaise

1
cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
2
tablespoons chopped fresh chives or green onion tops
2
teaspoons grated orange peel

Scallops

1/2
cup butter or margarine, melted
1/4
cup chopped fresh or 1 tablespoon dried dill weed
2
tablespoons orange-flavored liqueur or orange juice
1/2
teaspoon salt
2
lb sea scallops

Steps

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  • 1
    In small bowl, mix all Orange-Chive Mayonnaise ingredients. Cover; refrigerate until serving but no longer than 24 hours.
  • 2
    Heat gas or charcoal grill. Spray hinged wire grill basket with cooking spray or brush with vegetable oil.
  • 3
    In medium bowl, mix butter, dill weed, liqueur and salt. Stir in scallops until well coated with butter mixture. Place scallops in basket.
  • 4
    Place basket on grill. Cover grill; cook over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes, turning once, until scallops are white and opaque. Serve with Orange-Chive Mayonnaise.

Expert Tips

  • Serve these simply elegant scallops with hot cooked angel hair pasta or linguine tossed with melted butter, chopped fresh parsley and freshly ground pepper.
  • Place orange slices on a large platter. Place scallops on orange slices, and sprinkle with chopped fresh dill weed. Serve with Orange-Chive Mayonnaise.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
730
Calories from Fat
610
% Daily Value
Total Fat
68g
104%
Saturated Fat
21g
106%
Trans Fat
1 1/2g
Cholesterol
140mg
47%
Sodium
1070mg
45%
Potassium
580mg
16%
Total Carbohydrate
3g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
2g
Protein
27g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
20%
20%
Vitamin C
2%
2%
Calcium
15%
15%
Iron
20%
20%
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 4 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 13 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
0
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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