Cook the absolute best scallops each. single. time. So quick and simple to make (only 5 fixings) yet not terrible, but not great either extravagant!

An extravagant night in. NYE. Monday night. Thursday lunch. Coronavirus night out on the town…

Indeed, THIS is by and large the thing you really want. Impeccably singed scallops with all the frothy margarine, garlic and new thyme.

It is heavenly. It is speedy. Also, it is simple. It requires 5 fixings and only 30 minutes of your time beginning to end.

Present with this IP mushroom risotto for a total supper with all the hard bread. Furthermore, wine, obviously.


  • 1 1/4 pounds scallops, about 24
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 4 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 1 lemon, cut into wedges

    Eliminate the little side muscle from the scallops, flush with cold water and completely wipe off.

    Season scallops with 3/4 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon pepper.

    Liquefy 1 tablespoon spread in a huge skillet over medium high hotness. Working in clumps, add scallops to the skillet in a solitary layer and cook, flipping once, until brilliant brown and clear in the middle, around 1-2 minutes for each side. Put away and keep warm.

    Decrease hotness to medium low; liquefy staying 5 tablespoons margarine, 1 tablespoon at a time, until the spread begins to froth. Add garlic and thyme to the skillet, and cook, mixing much of the time, until fragrant, around 1 moment.

    Return scallops to the skillet; spoon spread over scallops for 1 moment.
    Serve quickly with lemon wedges.

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