Recipe: Bacon-Wrapped Scallops

Bacon wrapped Scallops

How can you go wrong with anything wrapped in bacon? This is a great holiday or entertaining recipe and it’s easy. It’s also a great companion to bacon-wrapped shrimp.

🍷 Wine Pairing: You can’t go wrong pairing this with Bubbles or a nice Bordeaux Blanc.
Bacon-Wrapped Scallops
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
 
Course: Appetizer
Keyword: bacon, holidays, hors d’oeuvres, scallops, seafood
Servings: 12 people
Author: Moody's Foodie
Ingredients
  • 12 Moody’s Diver scallops about 1 pound
  • 12 slices Moody’s platter bacon
  • 1 T Moody’s JustRite seasoning
  • 3 T butter melted
Instructions
  1. Collect all the ingredients.
  2. Cook the bacon gently until partially cooked but not crisp and still flexible.
  3. Soak scallops in cold water and pat dry with paper towel. Cut each scallop in half.

  4. Cut each slice of bacon in half and wrap around each scallop half and secure with a toothpick.
  5. Dip each wrapped scallop in butter, both sides and generously season with the JustRite.
  6. Place scallops on a rack in a broiling pan and broil 4 to 5 inches from heat for 8 to 10 minutes or until scallops turn opaque throughout and the bacon is crisp. Use tongs to turn and baste with drippings.

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