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a basket of fish filets

★★★★★ 2
a recipe by
Bob Wakeman
Dupo, IL

I love grilled fish. When my wife bought me some grilling baskets and one was for fish. I use it a lot.So i play around with differant ways to grill fish. That is how thi one happened.

★★★★★ 2
serves As many as you want to grill
prep time 15 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Grill

Ingredients For a basket of fish filets

  • as many fish filets as you want,skin left on
  • 4
    catfish filets,skin left on
  • 4
    crappie filets,skin left on
  • 4
    blue gill filets,skin left on
  • 4
    walleye filets,skin left on
  • 2
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil, light
  • juice from 1 lemon
  • 3
    drops of hot sauce per filet
  • 1
    pad of butter per filet
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • a splash of beer per filet.
  • thyme, leaves,fresh

How To Make a basket of fish filets

  • 1
    Spray the fish grilling basket with cooking spray. Arange filets in a single layer skin side up.Set grill for med-high heat. Grill fish (skin side up),abought 4-5 min.
  • 2
    turn basket over.Open fish basket. Spoon sauce on each filet,add a few thyme leaves on each filet,Top with a pad of butter and a splash of beer .Close basket ,grill abought 5-6 minwith skin side down.Or untill fish flakes with a fork.(don't over cook).