Sea Scallop and Cod Pie Topped With Mashed Potatoes

Recipe by Rita1652
READY IN: 1hr 20mins




  • Clean the scallops and cut in half, leave fish whole then simmer in the milk for 15 minutes.
  • Strain, reduce the liquid cooking for 5 more minutes.
  • Heat 2 tablespoon of the butter and stir in the flour, cook for about a minute, stirring, then add the milk gradually, stirring all the time to avoid lumps.
  • Season with salt and white pepper, add the sliced mushrooms and simmer for about 10 minutes longer; then add the sherry and finally the scallops and fish.
  • When hot, transfer to an oiled 2 quart ovenproof dish and cover with mashed potatoes, making sure they cover the fish right to the edges.
  • Dot with the remaining butter sprinkle with paprika and bake in a moderate oven, 350°F, for 20-30 minutes, or until the top is turning brown.
  • 04/29/04- I made this again adding 2 sliced scallions and 1/4 cup green peas to the fish just before topping with potatoes.And used vermouth because I ran out of sherry.
  • 3?18/11 I made it this yer topped with Recipe #367251.
  • I also did add scallions and green peas.