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  Butter 6 Tablespoon
  Flour 3 Tablespoon
  Dry mustard 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Lemon peel 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Bon appetit 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Powdered horseradish 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Light cream 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Mushrooms 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), sliced
  Instant minced onion 2 Teaspoon
  Scallops 1⁄2 Pound
  Shrimp 1⁄2 Pound, cleaned and cooked
  Crab meat 1⁄4 Pound
  Dry sherry 2 Tablespoon
  Bread crumbs 1 Cup (16 tbs)

1) Preheat oven to temperature of 400 degrees.

2) In a saucepan, melt 4 tablespoons of the butter.
3) To the melted butter, add the dry mustard, flour, lemon peel, Bon Appetit and powdered horseradish. Stir well till blended.
4) Add the cream and cook the mixture, stirring well, till thickened.
5) In the remaining 2 tablespoon of butter, sauté the onion and mushrooms.
6) Take onion and mushrooms out of the pan with the help of a slotted spoon.
7) Add the scallops, that have been cut into bite-size pieces, to the butter in the pan. Saute for about 3 minutes.
8) Gut the shrimp into small pieces.
9) Combine together the mushrooms, sauce, scallops, shrimp, crab meat and sherry. Mix well.
10) Into shells or ramekins, spoon the mixture and top with the bread crumbs.
11) Bake in the preheated oven for about 10 minutes and then broil for some mixtures till lightly browned.

12) Serve the Coquilles Saint Jacques while still hot. Makes a good main course dish.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2941 Calories from Fat 2019

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 230 g353.3%

Saturated Fat 140.5 g702.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1146 mg382%

Sodium 1391.2 mg58%

Total Carbohydrates 95 g31.8%

Dietary Fiber 3.1 g12.6%

Sugars 3.8 g

Protein 124 g247.2%

Vitamin A 152.7% Vitamin C 32%

Calcium 60.7% Iron 57.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Coquilles Saint Jacques Recipe