Preparation / Directions:
Make Lime Rice: In large rice steamer or double boiler, over hot water, heat rice. Add lime rind and 2 tbs lime juice; stir; keep hot while preparing scallops.
Cook Scallops: In large skillet heat 1 tbs oil over medium heat; sauté red peppers and green onions about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add wine; cook 3 more minutes; remove to small bowl. Heat remaining tablespoon oil in same pan over medium-high heat; add scallops, Cognac, 2 tbs lime juice and tarragon.
Cook about 2 minutes, shaking pan. Add red pepper-green onion mixture; cook 1 more minute. Salt and pepper to taste.
Serve immediately with rice.