Bacon Wrapped Sea Scallops Served on Creamy Brie Sauce

Recipe by Vicki in CT
READY IN: 15mins
SERVES: 3-8
YIELD: 8 scallops
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Wrap each scallop with piece of partially cooked bacon. Secure with toothpicks.
  • For sauce, in medium skillet heat oil, butter, and bacon drippings to medium and saute onion for about 3 minutes until tender. Stir in flour. Heat while stirring for about 2 minutes to make roux. Pour in milk and heat until thickened, about 3-5 minutes. Reduce heat. Stir in brie and cook until melted through stirring often. Season to taste.
  • Meanwhile for scallops, heat oil and butter in large flat skillet over medium heat.
  • Dip each bacon wrapped scallop in bread crumbs to cover top and bottom. Press to make stick if needed.
  • Place scallops in heated skillet and brown about 1-2 minutes per side. Place lid on skillet and reduce heat to medium low and cook about five more minutes.
  • Pour some sauce on bottom of plate. Top with cooked scallops. Garnish with paprika or chopped chives.
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