Scallops in Champagne Sauce

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Vino Girl

From Cooking Light January 2007

Top Review by FLKeysJen

Loved the delicious sauce which tastes buttery and rich without all the fat. It's quite thin and there's lots of it...this is crying out for some noodles to soak it up! Instead of 24 oz scallops/4 oz shitakes I used 16 oz scallops/8 oz baby bellas since I love mushrooms and it was perfect.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Pat scallops dry with a paper towel.
  3. Add scallops to pan; cook 3 minutes on each side or until done. Remove from pan; keep warm.
  4. Add mushrooms and shallots to pan; sauté 3 minutes or until liquid evaporates and mushrooms darken.
  5. Stir in Champagne, mustard, salt, and tarragon, scraping pan to loosen browned bits.
  6. Remove from heat; stir in sour cream.
  7. Serve with scallops.

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