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Scallops and Bacon

Scallops and bacon are a match made in heaven. The seafood couple came into work again.¬†They had fresh scallops from Whitianga this morning and seeing as it is the Whitianga Scallop Festival this weekend, what could be more appropriate than eating a whole lot of scallops? 2 course dinner with Scallops and Bacon Starter: 5 Pan fried scallops wrapped in bacon with tartar sauce. Wrap each scallop with a strip of bacon and secure with a toothpick. Pan fry with a bit of butter. Season lightly with herbs, salt and pepper. Serve with tartar sauce. Tartar Sauce: mayo, sour cream, chopped gherkins, finely chopped red onion. Main Course: Scallops and Bacon pasta Cook pasta according to instructions. Saute vegies in a little oil: sliced courgette, sliced red onion, sliced garlic. Remove from heat and set aside. Finely chop 4 slices of bacon (I tried Danish eye bacon) and fry in oil. Add scallops to the pan. Once scallops are done, add 2 tablespoons of sour cream, 2 table spoons of tomato paste. Drain pasta and …