How to make Perfect Seared Scallops at home!

Don’t be afraid to prepare these sweet, creamy scallops at home—they cook quickly and make any dish instantly elegant. If you interested in learning how to make restaurant quality seared scallops with Bolton Foods Plain Scallops, look no further!


  1. Bolton Foods Plain Scallops, Approx 16
  2. 2 Teaspoon Unsalted Butter
  3. 2 Tablespoon Olive Oil
  4. Kosher Salt
  5. Freshly Cracked Pepper


Rinse and thoroughly pat dry Scallops and heat a large 12”-14” saute pan to medium heat. Gently salt and pepper dry scallops and add very well spaced apart , careful to not allow them to touch each other. Cook for 1 – 1 ½ minutes each side until 1/4 “ brown crust has formed but the middle is still slightly translucent. Transfer to plate and serve immediately ;

Garnish with lemon wedges and/or fresh garlic butter with sage.

Seafood can be intimidating but don’t allow that to stop you from trying something new, Bolton foods plain scallops are perfectly seared or served alongside a beautiful bowl of pasta! Let out your inner 5 star chef !