Mr. Food: Scallops 'n' Mushrooms

July 18, 2010 8:37:34 AM PDT
Scallops 'n' Mushrooms is an easy skillet meal that tastes company fancy, but is quick to prepare any time. Bay scallops and fresh veggies cook up fast in this colorful and flavorful meal that tastes like a trip to the seashore.

Serves: 6

Cooking Time: 10 min


  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter
  • 1/2 pound fresh mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 (10-1/2-ounce) can condensed chicken broth
  • 1 medium head broccoli, cut into small florets
  • 1/2 small red bell pepper, diced
  • 1 1/2 pounds bay scallops
  • 3 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 2 teaspoons soy sauce
  • Instructions

    1. In a large skillet, melt butter over high heat. Add mushrooms and garlic and saute 2 to 3 minutes, or until tender.

    2. Reserve 1/4 cup chicken broth. Add broccoli, bell pepper, and remaining chicken broth to skillet; mix well. Reduce heat to medium and cook 4 to 5 minutes, or until broccoli is crisp-tender.

    3. Add scallops and cook 1 to 2 minutes, or until scallops are firm and white.

    4. In a small bowl, combine cornstarch, soy sauce, and reserved chicken broth until smooth; stir into skillet and cook 1 minute, or until thickened. Serve immediately.

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