Grilled Shrimp & Scallops w/lemon butter sauce

Thomas Alabise

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This Grilled Seafood dish will amaze and delight your taste buds. The White Wine Lemon Butter Sauce sends this dish to the next level


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Method:

Grill

Ingredients

one pound of large cleaned and deveined shrimp one pound of small cleaned scallops italian bread crumbs olive oil unsalted butter salt pepper lemons garlic onion parsley basil white wine one lb of spaghetti wooden skewers applewood chips for cooking

Directions Step-By-Step

1
For the sauce. Dice one white onion along with four Cloves of garlic. Lightly sautee in olive oil until onion is translucent being careful not to burn the garlic. Add one cup of white wine along with one cup of fresh lemon juice and reduce to oatmeal like consistency. Set aside. Next take your wooden skewers & wood chips and soak in water
2
For the Seafood. Make sure Shrimp and Scallops have been cleaned. Lightly brush with olive oil add salt & pepper. In a mixing bowl combine Italian bread crumbs, minced garlic, chopped basil and parsley, salt, pepper and olive oil mix thoroughly. Next lightly roll Shrimp and Scallops in bread crumb mixture and shake off any excess. Next using skewers and depending on size, alternate Shrimp and Scallops until skewers are full
3
For the Grill. Once your Grill is hot depending on type of Grill either add wood chips to your coals or make a pouch out of foil, add wood chips fold, poke holes add to your Grill.
4
To cook. Once you smell the wood brush Grill grates with oil and add skewers. They will cook fast about 2-3 minutes per side so monitor and turn as Shrimp start to change colors. Once done put on tray and hold in oven preset to 165F so we can finish the sauce.
5
To complete sauce take the reduced white wine, lemon juice mixture and place on low heat. Take one pound butter cut into pats and slowly wisk into mixture continuously as mixture becomes a creamy sauce.
6
To serve. Place skewers ontop a bed of spaghetti, Top with sauce and sprinkle with chopped parsley

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Italian