unflavored breadcrumbs, to coat scallops
( If large, cut in half or quarters)
vegetable oil, for deep frying
- Wash scallops in cold water, and drain on paper towel.
- Beat eggs.
- Add salt to crumbs.
- Roll scallops in crumbs, then dip in egg. Roll in crumbs again.
- Deep fry 2-3 minutes or until golden brown. Scallops are done when they are white in the middle.
- Drain on absorbent paper towels.
- Serve with lemon and ketchup, tarter sauce, or cocktail sauce.