What is the best pan to sear scallops?

Chef's answer
Cast iron pansCast iron pans are my favorite for searing because they retain heat so well and preheat nicely. Drop in your scallops, and make sure to give them enough space in the pan so they're not steaming each other.25 Jun 2018
Frequently asked Questions 🎓
Regardless of whether you're planning to grill your links or cook them in a cast-iron skillet, it's your safest bet to start them on low indirect heat first, before hitting the high heat second. ... Throw your sausages into a room-temp cast iron skillet and transfer to a cold oven.19 Jun 2020
cast-iron skillet on grill rack over medium-hot heat. In the skillet, saute onion and jalapeno in butter until tender. Add egg mixture
What Not to Cook in a Cast-Iron Skillet
  • Avoid Cooking Acidic Foods in Cast-Iron Pans. ...
  • Be Aware that a Cast-Iron Surface Takes on Flavors. ...
  • Don't Cook Delicate Fish In Cast Iron. ...
  • Before Your Skillet Is Well-Seasoned, Avoid Sticky Foods. ...
  • And, Whatever You Cook, Avoid Storing Food in Your Cast-Iron Pan.
23 Jun 2017
Place a heavy skillet, preferably cast-iron, on the stove and sprinkle lightly but evenly with about 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon salt. Turn heat to high under pan. Pat both sides of steak dry again. When pan is smoking hot, 5 to 8 minutes, pat steak dry again and place in pan.
What Not to Cook in a Cast-Iron Skillet
  • Avoid Cooking Acidic Foods in Cast-Iron Pans. ...
  • Be Aware that a Cast-Iron Surface Takes on Flavors. ...
  • Don't Cook Delicate Fish In Cast Iron. ...
  • Before Your Skillet Is Well-Seasoned, Avoid Sticky Foods. ...
  • And, Whatever You Cook, Avoid Storing Food in Your Cast-Iron Pan.
  • 23 Jun 2017
    Throw your sausages into a room-temp cast iron skillet and transfer to a cold oven. Preheat the oven to 350 F and when it reaches temp, let the sausages continue to cook for another 4-5 minutes. Remove skillet from oven and remove sausages from skillet.19 Jun 2020
    Directions
  • Prick sausages all over with a fork, and transfer to a skillet (preferably cast iron) over medium heat. Fill skillet with enough water to reach a quarter of the way up sides of sausages. ...
  • Continue to cook sausages, turning, until crisp and golden brown all around, about 3 minutes. Serve with cheeses.
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