Party for the Parks
5 - 8 p.m.
312 Chicago
136 N. LaSalle

Sable Kitchen & Bar
505 N. State St.
(312) 755-9704

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Pan Seared Scallops, Tomato Chutney, Curry Oil


2 (15 oz cans) diced tomatoes
1 (1 inch) piece fresh ginger root, finely diced
3 cloves garlic, chopped
1 3/4 cups white sugar
1 cup red wine vinegar
2 onions, diced
1/4 cup golden raisins
2 teaspoons garam masala
1 teaspoon chili powder
1 pinch paprika
1 Tablespoon yellow curry paste

Place tomatoes, ginger, garlic, sugar, vinegar, onions, and golden raisins in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add the garam masala, chili powder, paprika, and curry paste. Simmer over medium heat until thick. Can keep up to two weeks in the refrigerator.

Curry Oil

1/2 cup curry powder
2 cups grapeseed or canola oil
1/4 cup water
Pinch of salt

Mix curry powder and salt with water, blend into a paste. Use whisk to mix oil into paste until blended. Heat curry paste with oil and remove from the heat. Allow the oil to stand for at least one hour. Oil will stay fresh in refrigerator for about a month.

Serve with 4 jumbo, pan seared sea scallops.