Caribbean-Marinated Shrimp and Scallops

By April 29, 2011 Fish & Seafoods No Comments

You’ll Need:

1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 pound sea scallops
1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 cup diced bell pepper (red or yellow, or combination of both)
3/4 cup minced red onion
3 tablespoons thinly sliced green onions

Marinade:
1/3 cup orange juice
2 tablespoons lime juice
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon McCormick? Caribbean Jerk Seasoning
1 teaspoon McCormick? Basil Leaves

Procedures : Heat vegetable oil in a large skillet over high heat; add scallops to hot pan and sear 1 1/2 to 2 minutes per side. Transfer scallops to medium bowl and chill. Saute shrimp in same pan 4 minutes or until shrimp turn pink. Transfer shrimp to another bowl and chill.
Combine marinade ingredients in a large bowl. Add chilled shrimp, bell pepper, red onion, and green onions. Cut chilled scallops into quarters; add to bowl; toss well. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour

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