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King Scallop Waitrose Typically: 25g

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3 out of 5 (56)

33 out of 56 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 3.5)*

Typically
75p

Price per kg: £29.99

Min. weight: 0.02kg

Max. weight: 0.04kg

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Product Description

Waitrose King Scallops

Waitrose King Scallops may come with roe.

Product Information

Categories


Brand

Waitrose

Storage

Keep chilled 0-4ºC.

Country of Origin

UK

Country of Packing

UK

Manufacturer

Packed by Ocado Limited
Titan Court,
3 Bishops Square,
Hatfield Business Park,
Hatfield,
Hertfordshire,
AL10 9NE

Recycling Information

All service counter packaging is recyclable

Other Information

- Commercial Designation of Fish: King Scallops (Pecten Maximus)
- Production Method: Dredged
- Catch Area: Caught in the North East Atlantic
- Member State/s: GB

Nutrition

Allergen Information

Contains Fish

Ingredients

King Scallops (Pecten maximus) 100%.

Dietary Information

Due to production methods we cannot guarantee that this product does not contain traces of milk or mustard.

Nutritional Data

Typical Valuesper 100g
Energy504kj
Energy119kcal
Protein23.2g
Carbohydrate3.4g
of which sugars3.4g
of which starch0g
Fat1.4g
of which saturates0.4g
Fibre0g
Sodium0.18g

Reviews

Customer Reviews

3 out of 5

56 customers reviewed this product Average rating 3

33 out of 56 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

a lottery

Sometimes these are very nice, but at times (twice within last month) they smell bad or even build up pressure in the container upon receipt / before expiry date. Even the cat (a fan of scallops) wouldn't touch.

Rating: 3 star out of 5

Dredged! Environmental disaster.

Really i can't buy them anymore. The very opposite of sustainable.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

Good quality, appropriate packaging, vary in size

Yes, I agree with the previous comments that what you receive comes in various sizes. However, this is probably the only problem with these scallops. They are properly packaged in a plastic cup, like a soup, and I found them to be of great quality. I would recommend drying them properly prior to cooking and then pan frying them on a medium to high heat for 1-2 min each side to avoid getting chewy scallops as a result.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

too chewy and bland, misleading price

I ordered 9 on offer, they still cost £1 each so the 75p typical price is misleading as others have said. The tub was full of water and more came out while cooking, these scallops could not be pan fried although the heat was very high, they were in effect boiled. They were chewy and my daughters who normally love scallops didn't eat them. Will not buy again lt alone recommend to anyone else.

Rating: 3 star out of 5

Very variable in size

Beware - I ordered 6 scallops, but when they arrived the individual weights ranged from 43g down to 20g! Also there was a lot of water in the pot, which seemed to have been included in the weight on the pot, and more water came out when I pan fried them - more like boiling than frying, even with a hot pan. Taste was good, but disappointed in the size and water content.

Recipes

Scallop and Prawn Kebabs with Chilli and Lime Wild Rice

Scallop and Prawn Kebabs with Chilli and Lime Wild Rice

Early summer sees us Brits emerge blinking into the sunlight, clutching the barbecue tongs. This recipe is great for enjoying outdoors when the sun shines, yet easy enough to cook indoors if the weather turns.

35 mins

Sautéed Scallops with Sweetcorn Salsa

Sautéed Scallops with Sweetcorn Salsa

A deliciously easy recipe from Gordon Ramsay’s ‘Fast Food’ cookbook.

25 mins

Pan-fried Scallops with Chilli, Ginger, and an Anchovy Dressing

Pan-fried Scallops with Chilli, Ginger, and an Anchovy Dressing

Easy-peasy inspiration for after-work meals and simple entertaining.

40 mins

Sautéed Scallops with Pancetta and Wilted Spinach

Sautéed Scallops with Pancetta and Wilted Spinach

Easy-peasy inspiration for after-work meals and simple entertaining.

20 mins

Scallops with Crisp Lardons on a bed of Cabbage and Lemon

Scallops with Crisp Lardons on a bed of Cabbage and Lemon video

Using only a handful of delicious ingredients, this recipe is quick and easy to prepare - just the thing when you're short of time.

25 mins


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Life guarantee
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