Saturday, July 30, 2011

Scallop Pesto Pasta

Scallop Pesto Pasta
We loved this dish! The only thing I did different was to add a garlic blend seasoning and some paprika to the scallops while cooking. I also used a multi grain pasta. This is something that I will definitely make again. Of course I made enough pasta for a small army, so I know what I'll be incorporating into my next meal! I never manage to cook just the right amount of pasta.

Scallop Pesto Pasta

8 ounces uncooked angel hair pasta
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1 pound sea scallops
3 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup prepared pesto

Cook pasta according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a large resealable plastic bag, combine the flour, salt and pepper; add scallops in butter for 2-1/2  to 3 minutes on each side or until opaque. Drain pasta; toss with pesto. Top with scallops. Yield: 4 servings.

*Recipe from Taste of Home Simple & Delicious Cookbook

This post is linked to these parties:
Turning The Table Thursday
What's Cooking Thursdays?
Seasonal Saturday and Fresh Food Friday
Friday Potluck
Food on Fridays
Foodie Friday
Simply Delish
Foodie Friday #19


Tina said...

There is no question as to why you loved this dish-it looks amazing! I have never had scallops with pasta, but obviously I have been missing out. Yum!

Jennifer @ Delightfully Noted said...

I love scallops and pasta so this dish couldn't be any more up my alley then it already is! looks delish!

Ann Kroeker said...

I totally want this tonight for dinner. Yum! Thanks for linking to Food on Fridays!

KB said...


Thanks for sharing with
Simply Delish Saturday

EARNIC said...

ummmm..look delicious

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