Bacon Scallops

Bacon Scallops

21 review, 4.6 star(s). 95% would make again

Ready in 45 minutes

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10 slices Bacon
20 lg Sea scallops
1 c Whipping cream
2 tb Dijon mustard
2 tb Pure maple syrup
fresh chives; Snipped

Original recipe makes 4



1. Preheat oven to 350-degrees.

2. Arrange bacon slices on baking sheet. Bake until pale golden, about 8 minutes.

3. Cut each slice crosswise in half. Cool.

4. Wrap 1 bacon piece around sides of each scallop and secure with a toothpick.

5. Preheat oven to 400-degrees. Place scallops on baking sheet and bake until cooked through, about 10 minutes.

6. Meanwhile, boil cream in heavy large skillet until reduced to 3/4 c., about 3 minutes.

7. Add mustard and syrup and boil until thickened to sauce consistency, about 3 minutes. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

8. Remove toothpicks from scallops. Spoon sauce evenly onto 4 small plates. Arrange scallops decoratively atop sauce.

9. Sprinkle with chives and serve. Posted to recipelu-digest Volume 01 Number 382 by RecipeLu on Dec 18, 1997

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I love it. Will definitely cook it again.
inchm 3y ago

Delicious. The sauce really came together and added a new dimension to the scallops. Fantastic!
Snarf13 3y ago

Loved it. Loved it. Loved it. Loved it.
chasarch 3y ago

Thanks for the recipe loved the sauce will be making this over and over again great stuff.
Dickyd 3y ago

Love this dish. The sauce was great
Gardre123 4y ago

I made this recipe over 2 years ago and it has been a regular recipe ever since. Just made it again tonight and it was so good!!!! Served with Basmati rice, sliced heirloom tomatoes and roasted kale.... was the perfect meal!
lisacrooke 4y ago

super nummy and easy to some really good scallops from costco...wife loved the sauce and and she hates mustard
fytattoo 4y ago

The best ever scallop recipe. The sauce is worth the effort and calories. Calgary,ABf
Cyndim 5y ago

I made an adjustment to this recipe. I did not add the sauce. I used the whole piece of bacon and my family just couldn't get enough of these. I will definitely make this again..
MaryThomas 5y ago

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