Battered Queenies With Tartar Sauce (Manx Scallops)

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Chocolatl

Queenies are very small scallops, 40-80 to the pound. From Posted for ZWT6.

Top Review by Papa D 1946-2012

I'm not a fan of breaded scallops so I dusted them with cornstarch seasoned with some salt and pepper. They came out GREAT. The sauce is also WONDERFUL and easy to put together. Thanks! *Made for Seasoned Sailor and his Sassy Sirens ZWT 6*

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Poach the queenies in water until tender. Drain.
  2. Season 1/4 cup flour with salt and pepper.
  3. Combine remaining flour with breadcrumbs and egg.
  4. Gradually stir in oil and milk.
  5. Coat queenies in seasoned flour.
  6. Dip the queenies into the batter using a long skewer.
  7. Heat oil in a deep fryer to 375°F.
  8. Fry queenies in batches for about three minutes, or until golden brown.
  9. Drain on paper towels and sprinkle with salt.
  10. Sauce:.
  11. Combine onions, parsley, and capers.
  12. Add mayonnaise and mix until creamy.
  13. Stir in lemon juice.

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