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Offline AL WORRELLS KID

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BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« on: June 16, 2021, 10:28:00 AM »
Kid's didn't listen when you said they needed to stop catching Panfish, or you'll be up cleaning their mess of fish till way past midnight?

Here's an easy way to make a bunch of those Panfish, disappear in no time.  :drool:
 
2 lb. Fresh Bluegill Fillets.... Just Mix in the Batter (ingredients  below) and fry in Cast Iron Frying Pan of Canola Oil and enjoy!
(Beats "Shrimp on the Barbie" any day).  :chuckle:

1/8 tsp curry powder
1/4 tsp black pepper
1/2 tsp lemon pepper
2 or 3 shakes Tabasco hot sauce
3-4 cups self-rising corn meal
1/2 tsp seasoned salt
1/2 cold water




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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2021, 10:31:21 AM »
"Shrimp on the Barbie" OMG that is great.  :lol4:
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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2021, 10:37:33 AM »
AL W KID's posts always make me smile.  :tup:


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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2021, 10:38:03 AM »
panfish are delicious  :tup:
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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #4 on: June 16, 2021, 12:08:18 PM »
Bluegill are the best.

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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #5 on: June 16, 2021, 01:29:58 PM »
Never ate a bluegill.  Now I'm going to have to.  Usually just catch and release fun for the kids.
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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #6 on: June 16, 2021, 01:43:36 PM »
just a technicality, but that's not a bluegill, it's a pumpkinseed! :chuckle:

Fond memories of pulling gills off their beds with my gramps. He could not be bothered with bass, pike, or any other fish, as they were a waste of time. We had some amazing fish fries.

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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #7 on: June 16, 2021, 02:19:24 PM »
Bluegill are my favorite fresh water panfish to eat, although I am happy to eat all of them  :chuckle:

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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #8 on: June 16, 2021, 02:32:41 PM »
Bluegill are my favorite fresh water panfish to eat, although I am happy to eat all of them  :chuckle:

And catch! Pound for pound they are hard to beat! I sure miss quality bluegill waters.

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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #9 on: June 16, 2021, 04:51:25 PM »
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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #10 on: June 16, 2021, 05:50:43 PM »
Had perch tacos yesterday the wife made me for work. Yum!
The recipe looks good!

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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #11 on: June 27, 2021, 03:17:23 PM »
Quote from: Angry Perch
just a technicality, but that's not a bBluegill, it's a Pumpkinseed! :chuckle:
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A Pumpkinseed ! Angry Perch, Are you sure?
I have eaten both Pumpkin Seeds and Watermelon Seeds (accidently, while laughing with my mouth full) aren't Pumpkin Seeds White? That looks more like a Watermelonseed to me.  :rolleyes:
Now I have been wrong before and must admit I am still a little "Wet Behind the blueGILLS" when it comes to Fish Identification.  ;)
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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #12 on: June 27, 2021, 03:31:17 PM »
Only thing better than panfish fried is panfish caught under the ice...then fried!

And yeah that's a punkinseed!
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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #13 on: June 27, 2021, 03:34:19 PM »
Man this looks delicious.

Are there any smaller lakes on the west side with these guys? A place a guy with an inflatable raft might be able to go(or bank fish for that matter?)

This post has got me yearning for a fish fry.

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Re: BLUEGILL "POPCORN"
« Reply #14 on: June 27, 2021, 03:58:08 PM »
Man this looks delicious.

Are there any smaller lakes on the west side with these guys? A place a guy with an inflatable raft might be able to go(or bank fish for that matter?)

This post has got me yearning for a fish fry.

Tanwax! Also Clear Lake (the one next to it)
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