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 & Sweet Potato Fritters
February 2023

Bea Bagnall shares a recipe for prawn and sweet potato fritters... Read More >

Whole Fish Masala
January 2023

A recipe for whole fish masala is shared... Read More >

Beer Steamed Mussels
January 2023

Kaelah James shares a recipe for beer steamed mussels... Read More >

Kingfish with Chorizo Sauce
January 2023

Bea Bagnall shares a recipe for kingfish with chorizo sauce... Read More >

Snapper Terrine
January 2023

  This recipe is for the days you get that elusive full snapper bin!... Read More >

Tarakihi Wontons in Chilli Oil
January 2023

Kaelah James shares a recipe for tarakihi wontons in chili oil... Read More >

Tuna Poke Bowls
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A recipe for tuna poke bowls is shared... Read More >

Snapper Dumplings
December 2022

Bea Bagnall shares a recipe for snapper dumplings... Read More >

Snapper Katsu
December 2022

Bea Bagnall shares her recipe for snapper katsu... Read More >

Beer Battered Fish Burgers
December 2022

Kaelah James shares her recipe for beer-battered fish burgers with a gochujang mayo and kimchi slaw.... Read More >

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