Seafood Recipes

Enjoying fresh seafood with friends and family can be the perfect way to celebrate a wonderful day out.

If you have a tasty recipe that you would like to share on The Fishing Website, click here to e-mail it to us.

You can also check out the recipe section in our discussion forum for more inspiration.

Bon Appetit!

Prawn & Coriander Fritters
May 2022

Bea Bagnall shares her recipe for delicious prawn and coriander fritters... Read More >

Fish Head Recipes
May 2022

  Did you know each part of the fish can be used in a way that helps provide food for more people?... Read More >

Snapper Samosas
April 2022

Bea Bagnall shares her recipe for delicious snapper samosas... Read More >

Smoked Fish Pie
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The Kai Ika Project is a non-profit initiative bringing communities together to share previously underutilised fish parts in order to reduce waste and feed the community... Read More >

Trevally Frame Tartare
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A recipe for trevally frame tartare is shared... Read More >

Salmon Rissoni Salad Recipe
March 2022

Bea Bagnall shares her recipe for salmon rissoni salad... Read More >

Tips and Tricks for Cooking Seafood
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Adam Clancey is an experienced and successful fisherman, which means he’s spent a fair bit of time preparing seafood for the table over the years. Unsurprisingly,... Read More >

Snapper Bao Buns Recipe
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Bea Bagnall shares her recipe for snapper bao buns... Read More >

Making Fish Stock
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The Kai Ika Project is a non-profit educational initiative that brings communities together to share unwanted fish parts, reduce waste and conserve fish for future generations.... Read More >

Risotto with Burnt Butter John Dory
February 2022

Bea Bagnall shares her recipe for risotto with burnt butter john dory. ... Read More >

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