Seared Scallop and Dungeness Crab Risotto Butter Sauce and Micro Greens Salad

Seared Scallop and Dungeness Crab Risotto Butter Sauce and Micro Greens Salad

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u-10 dry pack scallop 10 each
dry vermouth 1/4 c
unsalted butter 4 Tablespoon
olive oil 1 Tablespoon
flour 1 Tablespoon
dried porcini ground mushroom 2 Tablespoon
sel gris
shallots minced 1 Tablespoon
fresh thyme
lemon juice
lemon oil

make a basic risotto recipe using 1 cup chicken stock, 1/2 cup white wine, 1/2 cup aborio
2 tablespoons yellow onion minced
olive oil 2 tablespoons
clairified butter 2 tablespoons
1 teaspoon garlic
2 tablespoons heavy cream
1/4 cup grated fresh parmesan
dungeness crab body meat 1/2 lb
dungeness crab claw meat 10 pieces

microgreen salad
micro greens 1/4 cup
walnut oil 1/4 teaspoon
pinch of sel gris


begin the risotto;
heat olive oil and butter and sweat minced onion, add rice stirring constantley for 1 minute, add garlic mix well, begin to slowly add wine and stock in small quanties, let the liquids absorb and add more stock and wine. when liquids are absorbed and rice is cooked add crab body meat, cream,parmesan mix gently keep warm

start scallops
pre prep ;open and dry scallops on a clean paper towel
remove the abductor mussel from the side of the scallop
lightly dip one side in powdered porcini mushrooms and flour mixture
heat saute pan add half the butter and oil over moderatly high heat
place scallops breaded side down do not overcrowd
brown but do not overcook, turn scalopps over and sear the other side remove from saute pan and set on a paper towel keep warm
cool pan and add shallots, saute until tender
deglaze pan with vermouth
add thyme, lemon juice and lemon oil
remove from heat and stir in remaining butter
plate risotto
top with scallop, 2 Tablespoon sauce and a pinch of microgreen salad


10 portions


Appetizer, Seafood

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