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Creamy Scallops Parisienne

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Ingredients
  Clam juice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chablis/Other dry white wine 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Minced green onions 2 Tablespoon
  Bay scallops 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Butter 5 Tablespoon, divided (1/4 Cup Plus 1 Tablespoon)
  All purpose flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Whipping cream 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Egg yolks 2 , lightly beaten
  Lemon juice 2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground white pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Shredded swiss cheese 2 Ounce (1/2 Cup)
Directions

Boil 3 ingredients in a large saucepan over medium heat.
Reduce heat, and add scallops; simmer 1 minute or until scallops are opaque and slightly firm.
Strain scallop mixture, reserving liquid; set scallops and onions aside.
Return liquid to saucepan.
Bring to a boil; cook, uncovered, 15 minutes or until liquid is reduced to 1 cup.
Melt 1/4 cup butter in a small, heavy saucepan over medium heat; add flour.
Cook 1 minute, stirring constantly with a wire whisk.
Gradually add reduced liquid and whipping cream, stirring constantly.
Cook, stirring constantly, an additional 2 minutes or until thickened and bubbly.
Gradually stir about one-fourth of hot mixture into beaten egg yolks; add to remaining hot mixture, stirring constantly.
Cook an additional minute or until thickened.
Remove from heat.
Add lemon juice, salt, and white pepper; stir well.
Combine scallop mixture and 1 cup sauce; stir well.
Spoon scallop mixture evenly into 6 lightly greased individual gratin dishes.
Spoon remaining 1 cup sauce evenly over scallop mixture.
Sprinkle evenly with cheese.
Dot tops evenly with remaining 1 tablespoon butter.
Bake at 375° for 15 minutes or until bubbly.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
Italian
Method: 
Boiled
Ingredient: 
Scallop

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