Crab and Scallop Seviche Cocktails

If bay scallops aren't available, cut sea scallops into quarters.


6 servings (serving size: 1 cup seviche and 1 ounce chips)

Recipe from

Cooking Light

Nutritional Information

Calories 313
Caloriesfromfat 30 %
Fat 10.4 g
Satfat 1.8 g
Monofat 5.2 g
Polyfat 2.4 g
Protein 19.4 g
Carbohydrate 36.1 g
Fiber 4.3 g
Cholesterol 56 mg
Iron 1.5 mg
Sodium 719 mg
Calcium 119 mg


1/2 cup finely diced Vidalia or other sweet onion
3/4 cup fresh lime juice (about 6 limes)
1/2 pound bay scallops
1 1/2 cups Clamato juice
1 cup chopped seeded tomato
2 tablespoons minced jalapeño
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
1 cup chopped peeled avocado (about 1 medium)
1/2 pound lump crabmeat, drained and shell pieces removed
6 cilantro sprigs (optional)
6 lime wedges (optional)
6 ounces baked tortilla chips


Combine first 3 ingredients in a medium bowl. Cover and chill 2 hours.

Place the Clamato juice in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil, and cook until reduced to 1/2 cup (about 12 minutes). Chill reduced juice.

Add Clamato juice, tomato, jalapeño, and cilantro to scallop mixture. Fold in avocado and crabmeat. Garnish with cilantro sprigs and lime wedges. Serve with chips.