What Is the Difference Between Clams, Mussels, Oysters & Scallops?

If you're new to eating seafood, you might be wondering about the differences between clams, mussels, oysters, and scallops. Worry not, we've got the skinny on all of these satisfying shellfish. When...

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Live Scallops In LA

by carln 12 years ago

Hey guys, I sometimes buy the live scallops from the Carlsbad Aquafarm that comes to the SM farmers market, but they only have the small scallops (about the size of a silver dollar). Im lookin...


by lacoet 4 years ago

Hello, Does anybody know if dry scallops can be found anywhere in the Tucson, AZ area???

How to Cook Perfect Seared Scallops?

by walker 4 years ago

I've never attempted to make seared scallops and my daughter is requesting them. The market where I buy fish, etc. charges $25 lb so I want to do it right. I'll cook them the day I buy them. Dry th...

Waterbar Scallop Appetizer Recipe?

by offtoanywhere 5 years ago

We ate at Waterbar a few weeks ago and had the scallop appetizer with black grapes, cucumber, apple, faro, with a uni vinaigrette. The dish was well balanced and a great way to begin the meal. I a...

Why is the coral separated from the scallop?

by cassis 11 years ago

In the US why is the coral of scallops removed, and what happens to it? Whether in the markets or served in restaurants, it's as if the coral doesn't exist. Here in France where I've been for a f...

'Upscale" Sauce for Seared Scallops

by krisrishere 6 years ago

Every year for my husband's birthday I make him surf and turf with seared scallops. Two years ago I served the scallops on top of this fabulous corn bisque (totally winged it HA!). Last year I se...

The price of scallops

by femmevox 5 years ago

Sea scallops, wild caught--at H-Mart they are 8 bucks a pound. At Whole Foods, they are thirteen, on sale from $20/lb. What gives? Is this just a total Whole Foods rip-off? Is there such a thin...

The Shrimp Box?

by rikk 5 years ago

Have cravings for fried scallops, oysters, etc. Any thoughts on the Shrimp Box (in Point Pleasant) or similar?

Old frozen kirkland sea scallops

by 85knits 5 years ago

A picky eater friend doesnt like the shrimp salad I'm making for lunch and gave me a bag of sea scallops from costco to cook. I notice it says "sell by August 3 2015" Will they be OK ? I'm going...

Red wine for seared scallops with lemon arugula farro??

by pmbailey 5 years ago

I'm making seared scallops over a lemony arugula garlic farro (http://www.chow.com/recipes/30684-seared-scallops-with-lemony-farro-and-arugula-salad) and serving it with roasted asparagus and crust...

White and brown scallops - what's the difference (not wet vs dry!)?

by Danada 10 years ago

Hi, I went to buy some scallops today and the selection included some that were very light, and others that had a more sandy colour. They are well dry scallops. The fishmonger didn't know the di...

Blue scallop mystery

by alysonlaurel 12 years ago

I'm really hoping someone can help me with this. I was making scallops on New Year's Eve, and something very odd happened. It's a dish that calls for gently simmering fresh sea scallops in whit...

Brining scallops?

by ipsedixit 11 years ago

I'm talking dry scallops, of course. Do any you give your scallops a quick (about 3-4 minute) soaking in a brining solution before pan searing? I tried this the other night and really enjoyed...

Biddleford to Peaks Island, ME

by 3MTA3 5 years ago

Will be spending my first ever week up there (renting a (house) and going to wedding) with wife and mutts, what will you bless me with, besides that neon looking hot dog ;). Butchers or smoke house...

Just arrived by air! Live East Coast Jumbo size Diver scallops available at T&T.

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 5 years ago

Look at the size of those!! $5.99 per lb. Two for around $12. Ate meat sashimi style. Skirt muscles and roe sauteed with butter, Sake and Yuzu. Ultra sweet and Umami galore!

Scallops in the shell?

by Stephen 14 years ago

Does anyone know a fish monger who either stocks or can special order fresh scallops still in the shell (either full or half shell). I'm so frustrated with the ridiculously low quality of most of t...

Cost of Scallops Nationwide?

by Querencia 5 years ago

Just now I was looking at a CH feature post offering scallop recipes "7 days a week". As scallops are now $30 lb in Chicago, my curiosity was aroused. I know that New Bedford MA is a scalloping por...

was I sold wet scallops?

by cardhead 5 years ago

today I bought some scallops at an insane $27 a pound from what I consider a reputable source. They looked good, tannish-cream color, so I got them despite the price. Tonight when I roasted them ...

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