Black Drum Court-Bouillon

Black Drum Court-Bouillon
Black Drum Court-Bouillon

This homemade court-bouillon will make you feel like you're deep in the heart of the south

Ingredients:

  • 4 lbs. black drum (filleted and cleaned)
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1 cup chopped celery
  • 2 cups chopped green pepper
  • 1-3/4 cups chopped onion
  • 1 cup finely chopped green onion
  • 2 TBS minced garlic
  • 4 bay leaves
  • 3/4 tsp thyme
  • 3 cups whole tomatoes
  • 2 tsp kosher salt
  • 1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 2 TBS paprika
  • 4 cups fish stock
  • 3 TBS fresh lemon juice
  • 3/4 cup burgundy wine
  • 1 sliced lemon

Directions:

In a large stock pot or Dutch oven, heat oil and sauté the celery, green pepper, onion, green onion and garlic. Add the bay leaves, thyme, tomatoes, salt, pepper, cayenne pepper and paprika. Simmer for 5 minutes. Stir in the fish stock and cook slowly for 30 minutes.

Meanwhile, lightly coat fish fillets with seasoned flour (1 cup flour, 1/2 tsp garlic powder, 1/2 tsp onion powder, salt and pepper to taste). Sear on both side on a hot grill. Lower temperature and continue grilling fish until almost done. Remove from grill and keep fish warm.


When mixture in pot has cooked for approximately 30 minutes, stir in fresh lemon juice and burgundy wine.


Add fish and cook slowly 10 to 12 minutes longer. Add lemon slices and serve with hot, fluffy rice.


For more drum fish recipes, please visit www.MissHomemade.com.

Recommended for You

Brush-style bowfishing arrow rest and kits designed for simplicity and reliability. Bows

New TRUGLO Bowfishing EZ•Rest

May 23, 2019

Brush-style bowfishing arrow rest and kits designed for simplicity and reliability.

You can catch bluegill faster with these strategies. Panfish

Find and Fish Bluegill Beds Efficiently

Terry Madewell - May 22, 2019

You can catch bluegill faster with these strategies.

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

Lowrance Enters Trolling-Motor Market with Ghost

Lowrance Enters Trolling-Motor Market with Ghost

Lowrance's Lucas Steward shows OSG's Lynn Burkhead what all of the fuss is about in the brand new Ghost trolling motor being brought to market by the Tulsa, Okla.-based fishing equipment manufacturer.

New Spinning Reel for Finesse Fishermen

New Spinning Reel for Finesse Fishermen

As Pure Fishing's Andrew Upshaw explains, reel making giant Abu Garcia has done it again at ICAST 2019 with a new spinning reel geared towards finesse fishermen.

MLF BPT angler and former Classic champ Casey Ashley has been with Costa del Mar sunglasses his whole career. At ICAST 2019, he shows OSG writer Lynn Burkhead some new products and talks how to pick the right lens color for the water.

See more Popular Videos

Trending Stories

When it comes to fishing baits, you won't find a more unusual variety than the strange brews of smelly ingredients often used to catch catfish. Catfish

How To Make Your Own Catfish Dough Bait

Keith Sutton - August 04, 2015

When it comes to fishing baits, you won't find a more unusual variety than the strange brews...

While catfish are still catfish, the difference between day and night tactics and strategies can be profound, even when fishing the same lake or river. Catfish

How to Catch Catfish Day and Night

Terry Madewell - April 04, 2018

While catfish are still catfish, the difference between day and night tactics and strategies...

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

10 Recipes for Your Outdoor BBQ

Game & Fish Online Staff

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

See More Stories

More Fish

No need to go out and spend money at an expensive seafood restaurant when you can make a 5-star smoked salmon in the comfort of your own home! Fish

Atlantic Smoked Salmon with Scallion Potato Rosti Recipe

Robert Olinger

No need to go out and spend money at an expensive seafood restaurant when you can make a...

This rainbow trout recipe from Traeger is a quick and delicious way to cook up your catch. Stuff your fish with orange slices and garlic-herb brown butter for flavor and then grill it in a foil packet to seal in all the goodness. Fish

Roasted Citrus-Stuffed Trout with Brown Butter Recipe

Traeger

This rainbow trout recipe from Traeger is a quick and delicious way to cook up your catch....

A fish taco experiment gone right! You'll love the combination of the smoky adobo-chipotle sauce with the fruity and colorful pineapple-mango salsa. Fish

Adobo Chipotle Fish Tacos with Pineapple-Mango Salsa Recipe

Chelsie Walters

A fish taco experiment gone right! You'll love the combination of the smoky adobo-chipotle...

See More Fish

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Temporary Price Reduction

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

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