Baked Walleye Fillets Recipe

Walleye may be one of the tastiest freshwater fish, and baking them is one of the easiest ways to prepare it

Baked Walleye Fillets Recipe
Baked Walleye Fillets Recipe
Print Recipe

Serves:4-6
Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 10 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 3 tablespoons clarified butter, melted
  • 4 (4-ounce) walleye fillets, cut into pieces
  • ½ teaspoon lemon pepper
  • ½ teaspoon dried basil

Directions:

1. Preheat an oven to 500 degrees.


2. Pour the melted butter into a 9x13-inch baking dish. Place the fillets into the butter, skin side down. Sprinkle evenly with lemon pepper and basil.


3. Bake in the preheated oven until the fish is opaque and easily flakes with a fork, 5 to 7 minutes.

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Recommended Articles

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

Penn Battle III Spinning Reel

Penn Battle III Spinning Reel

Jeff Weakly talks with Mike Rice, Product Manager at PENN Reels about the relaunch of the Penn Battle III Spinning reel.

Bowfishing from the Bank (Video)

Bowfishing from the Bank (Video)

There aren't many better ways to spend a summer night than skewering fish in the shallows.

Portable Hornady Rapid Safes - Security on the Water

Portable Hornady Rapid Safes - Security on the Water

Hornady Security has a new line of portable safes with applications for anglers who want to have a firearm on board their boats, just in case.

2 New Ice-Fishing Rods from 2 Brothers

2 New Ice-Fishing Rods from 2 Brothers

Greg Thorne of 2 Brothers Innovations highlights two new ice-fishing rods, as part of our ICAST 2020 New Fishing Gear Guide.

See More Popular Videos

Trending Articles

30 awards presented (virtually) from the New Product Showcase. ICAST

ICAST 2020 Best of Category Winners

Game & Fish Staff - July 16, 2020

30 awards presented (virtually) from the New Product Showcase.

Celebrate with great food for your backyard BBQ or picnic with these outdoor recipes. Wild Game

10 Recipes for Your Backyard Get Together

Game & Fish Online Staff

Celebrate with great food for your backyard BBQ or picnic with these outdoor recipes.

Want to test the outer limits of your shooting skill? There's more to successful long-range Ammo

10 Best Long-Range Cartridges Ever Made

David Hart - January 14, 2015

Want to test the outer limits of your shooting skill? There's more to successful long-range

If you haven't looked at the smaller urban lakes in your area, you are missing out on some great bass pond fishing. Bass

Bass Pond Fishing: Catch Lunkers at Small Lakes Near You

Dan Anderson

If you haven't looked at the smaller urban lakes in your area, you are missing out on some...

See More Trending Articles

More Fish

Start with evenly cut pieces of crappie fillets for this recipe. Fish

Quick Grilled Crappie Recipe

Keith 'Catfish' Sutton

Start with evenly cut pieces of crappie fillets for this recipe.

Award-winning chef Rob McDaniel pairs fresh pompano with some pickled peppers and toasted breadcrumbs for a little smoky goodness with just the right amount of sweet heat. The Grill

Pompano with Pickled Peppers Recipe

Lynn Burkhead

Award-winning chef Rob McDaniel pairs fresh pompano with some pickled peppers and toasted...

This deep-fried recipe works well with crappie, as well as any other type of fish. Fish

Deep-Fried Crappie Recipe

Raschell Rule

This deep-fried recipe works well with crappie, as well as any other type of fish.

This creamy crappie chowder recipe is easy to make and delicious. Fish

Potato and Crappie Chowder Recipe

Raschell Rule

This creamy crappie chowder recipe is easy to make and delicious.

See More Fish

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get Digital Access.

All Game & Fish subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now