This week my local ShopRite food store has fresh, all natural, dry local sea scallops on special for $19.99/lb. Fresh Seafood Department All Natural, Dry Local Sea Scallops. While you're at it, live wild caught lobsters (1 to 1.25 lbs.) are $8.99/lb. with your PricePlus card. It's the perfect time to make your own lobster rolls.
Seared Scallops with Lemon-Herb Rice
By Karen Schroeder-Rankin
Southern Living Magazine, April 2021
Active Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes
6 tablespoons butter, divided
1-1/2 cups uncooked long-grain white rice
¼ cup dry white wine
2-3/4 cup lower-sodium chicken broth
1-1/2 teaspoons kosher salt, divided
2 teaspoons grated lemon zest, plus 2 seeded lemon slices (from 1 lemon), divided
16 dry-packed sea scallops (about 1-1/2 lbs.
½ teaspoon black pepper
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons fresh flat-leaf parsley, plus more for garnish
A former teacher, shop-a-holic, empty-nester redefining quick, family approved dinners.