Recipe by Coastal Living December 2012

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Credit: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Linda Hirst

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prep:
20 mins
cook:
2 mins
total:
22 mins
Yield:
Makes 8 servings
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine cilantro and greens in a medium bowl. Cover and chill until ready to serve.

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  • Mash avocados in a medium bowl, and stir in lime zest, lime juice, and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Cover and chill until ready to serve.

  • Combine cumin, paprika, cayenne pepper, and remaining 1/4 teaspoon salt in a small bowl. Sprinkle scallops on both sides with seasoning mixture. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add scallops, and cook about 1 minute on each side or until scallops are opaque. Transfer to a large plate.

  • Spread reserved avocado mixture evenly on tortilla chips; top with cilantro mixture. Top each with a scallop half.

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