Wild Game Recipe: Almond Crusted Walleye


A fisherman’s catch with every plateful is what you get when you cook the wild game recipe of Almond Crusted Walleye. Lightly battered walleye fillets, pan-fried to a perfect golden brown, lightly salted to taste and you have a meal fit for the hardest to please diners.


Recipe: Almond Crusted Walleye

Summary: Savory Fried Walleye Fillets with Almond Crusted Coating


  • 1 or more walleye or saugeye fillet
  • ½ cup almond meal (ground almonds
  • Panko (Japanese bread crumbs)
  • Salt and pepper
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 4 Tbsp unsalted butter (divided)
  • 2 Tbsp canola oil
  • 1 fresh peach or pear, sliced
  • Splash of dry white wine (sauvignon blanc, chardonnay, etc.)


  1. Mix the almond meal with a little panko and the salt and pepper.
  2. Place fish fillet in egg wash then roll in almond meal/panko mixture.
  3. Melt 2 Tbsp butter and 2 Tbsp canola oil in a pan over medium low heat, then add fish and sauté about 4 minutes per side (depending on thickness).
  4. Remove the walleye to paper towels, turn heat to medium high and add the sliced fruit.
  5. Stir and fry for a minute then add 2 Tbsp butter to sauce and cook until butter browns.
  6. Add wine & reduce.
  7. Place fish fillet on plate surrounded by fruit and drizzled with sauce.

Number of servings (yield): 2

We’ve Found Several Offers - We Think You'd Like to Check Out Below.

Hunting Magazine
Hunting Magazinehttps://huntingmagazine.net/
I’m an editor, hunter, writer, author, and photographer who lives and breathes the hunting lifestyle. The Out of Doors is my playground. I specialize in the daily management of the Hunting Magazine, publishing hunting industry-related content to the digital pages of our hunting journal.

Comments are closed.

Share post:


Suggested For You


Don't Miss This

More like this

Keeping a Canvas Tent Waterproof During a Hunting Expedition

Tents have been a classic sheltering technique used by...

Is Wild Game Meat Healthy? The Pros and Cons of Eating Wild Game

Is wild game meat healthy? This is a question...

How is Hunting Beneficial?

There are many benefits to hunting, both for the...

Magicycle Cruiser VS RadRover 5

Modern life is peppered with moments of discovery around...