Scallops In Citrus Sauce

Difficulty Level: 2/5
Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 10 min.
Servings: 2


2 tsp olive oil
½ shallot, minced
10 sea scallops, cleaned
½ tsp lime zest
½ tbsp lemon zest
2 tsp orange zest
½ tbsp fresh basil, chopped
½ cup fresh orange juice
½ tbsp fresh lemon juice
½ tbsp raw honey
½ tbsp plain Greek yogurt
½ tsp fine sea salt
1 tbsp Provencal herbs


In large skillet, pour olive oil and heat over medium-high heat.

Add in minced shallot and sauté for 1 minute.

Add shallots and cook until soft.

In cold water, rinse scallops and pat dry with towel. In the skillet, pour 1
tablespoon of olive oil, sprinkle with salt and Provencal herbs.

Add scallops in and sear for 2 minutes.

Turn once during this time. They should be tender.

Push scallops to the edge of the skillet, stirring in three zests, basil, lemon
juice, and orange juice.

It will boil and the scallops with absorb the flavorful liquid.

Let the scallops stay in the pan for exactly 2 minutes with the juice and turn
off the heat.

Cook in saucepan for 2 minutes on medium heat.

Coat scallops in sauce before serving warm.


Calories: 207
Protein: 26 Grams
Fat: 4 Grams
Carbs: 17 Grams


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