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—Chef Roy Yamaguchi, Chef/Owner Roy's Restaurants

The New York Times called him "the Wolfgang Puck of the Pacific." Conde Nast Traveler magazine called him "the father of modern East-West cooking." And Chef Roy Yamaguchi is also Hawaii's first "James Beard Award" Winner. Owner of 7 "Roy's" restaurants in Hawaii, 25 in the continental USA, 2 in Japan, and 1 in Guam, Chef Roy demands and accepts only the finest in his extraordinary "Hawaiian Fusion® Cuisine." Naturally.

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Seared Sea Scallops with Oregano and fresh garlic

Serves 4


16 sea scallops, rinsed and drained
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
2 teaspoon chopped-fine fresh garlic
2 teaspoons dried thyme
2 teaspoons dried oregano
1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika
1 teaspoon Smoked Kiawe sea salt
1/2 teaspoon coarse ground black pepper
1/2 lb. lightly steamed asparagus


1. Wisk together olive oil, garlic, thyme, oregano, black pepper in small bowl.

2. Pour olive oil mixture into large zip-lock bag, add scallops, sea bag and refrigerate for 30 minutes.

3. Lightly coat a medium sauté pan with olive oil. Heat pan to medium heat.

4. Remove scallops from olive oil mixture then place in pan and sprinkle with Smoked Kiawe sea salt.

5. Cook until golden brown on each side; about 2 minutes each side.

6. Serve over steamed asparagus.

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Hawaii Kai Recipes

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