Parmesan Crusted Broiled Scallops

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins

Crusty scallops--excellent! From Cooking Light.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place the broiler pan on the second rack position to keep the scallops from burning.
  2. Combine the first 4 ingredients and 1/4 teaspoon black pepper in a large ziploc plastic bag.
  3. Brush scallops with butter.
  4. Add scallops to bag, seal and shake to coat.
  5. Place scallops on a broiler pan coated with cooking spray.
  6. Broil 10 minutes or until done.
  7. Serve with lemon wedges.
Most Helpful

Great stuff! I gave all the scallops a healthy spritz of fresh lemon juice before doing anything else with them, I do that with almost all fish or seafood before cooking it, just a little quirk I have. We also used Italian seasoned breadcrumbs instead of the Melba toast. Other than that, the recipe was made as directed, and we thought it was quite scrumptious, even 3 year old La Princessa ate all of hers. Thanks! :)

Kay D. July 11, 2009

Since my wife is not fond of scallops, I made this recipe with Shrimp ( large prawns ). They were fantastic!

mgc6853 May 17, 2009

I am on a low carb diet so instead of using melba toast I mixed 6 large pork rinds with 3 tbsp French's french fried onions. I pulsed them a few times in the food processor and used that as my breading. These scallops were so delicious. I served them over a nice spinach salad. Thank you!

Tiny_Toodles April 22, 2009