Black and Blue Scallops

with corn, roasted red pepper and blue cheese grits

Prep & Cook Time: 60+ min.

Cook Within: 3 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Shellfish, Tree Nuts

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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • Info
    8 oz. Scallops
  • ½ cup Instant Grits
  • 1 tsp. Blackening Seasoning
  • Info
    ½ oz. Blue Cheese
  • 5 oz. Corn Kernels
  • Info
    1 oz. Butter
  • Info
    ½ oz. Walnut Halves
  • Info
    1 oz. Grated Parmesan
  • 3 oz. Roasted Red Peppers

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    554
  • Carbohydrates
    51g
  • Fat
    27g
  • Protein
    28g
  • Sodium
    1604mg

Recipe Steps

  • 1

    Prep

    Coarsely chop red peppers Season scallops with ¼ tsp salt, pinch of pepper and the blackening seasoning

  • 2

    Cook Grits

    In a medium pot over medium high heat, cook grits according to package directions with ¼ tsp salt. Add parmesan, red peppers, and half the corn. Stir to combine. Cover and set aside while you cook the scallops.

  • 3

    Cook Corn, Walnuts and Scallops

    In a medium pan over medium high heat, add corn and char for 2 minutes. Transfer to a bowl and set aside.

    In the same pan, add walnuts and cook until toasted.

    In the same pan, add 2 tsp olive oil. Cook scallops.

  • 4

    Finish The Dish

    Top grits with bleu cheese, charred corn, and walnuts.

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