Valentine's Day dinner for two

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Cooking for two can be tricky sometimes especially if you trying to impress that special someone on Valentine's Day. We have an easy recipe for you to try that will be perfect for your special day!

Lisa Smith from Big Fatty's joined us this morning to show us how to make an easy Seafood Scampi.

Big Fatty's on Kingston Pike will also have a special menu for Monday, February 14th including Seafood Scampi and other great menu items. Also, you better save room for dessert because with every meal the lady of the reservation gets a piece of Red Velvet Cake. Give them a call at 865-219-8317 to make your reservations for Valentine's Day.

Here's the Seafood Scampi recipe that we made this morning:

Seafood Scampi

2 giant scallops
5- 21/25 count shrimp
2 tbsp. olive oil
2 tbsp. butter
1/2 cup wine
1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
2 scallions fine diced
2 cups cooked pasta
1 tbsp. minced onions
1 clove chopped garlic

In saute pan heat butter and oil. Sweat onion and garlic. Add scallops and cook for 1 minute on each side. Then add shrimp and cook for 2 minutes turning seafood once. Add white wine and cheese and reduce for 2 minutes. Toss in pasta and top with scallions.


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