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Quick Grilled Crappie Recipe

Quick Grilled Crappie Recipe
Start with evenly cut pieces of crappie fillets for this recipe. (Shutterstock photo)
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Serves: 2-4
Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 5 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound crappie fillets
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons paprika
  • 1 tablespoon lemon-pepper spice
  • 2 teaspoons fresh-ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt

Directions:

  1. Sprinkle a mixture of the other ingredients on the fillets after lightly coating them with olive oil. Cover and allow to sit in the refrigerator while you fire up the grill.
  2. Lightly coat the grill or cooking grates with olive or canola oil to help keep the fish from sticking.
  3. Grill each side for about 2 minutes until the fish begins to flake easily with a fork.

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