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Beer Batter Recipe – Fried Fish Fillet’s Best Friend

May 3, 2013 7:53 pm1 comment
Beer Batter Recipe – Fried Fish Fillet’s Best Friend

Beer Batter Recipe Variations The simplicity of a Beer Batter Recipe for frying Walleye, or any other fish for that matter,  seems simple at first, until you try to come up with just one recipe for it. The uniformly mentioned ingredients are flour, egg(s), salt, pepper, Usually Baking powder Variations: […]

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Cold Fronts Affect a Walleye’s Competitive Advantage

May 1, 2013 11:59 am0 comments
Cold Fronts Affect a Walleye’s Competitive Advantage

Cold Fronts Affect Walleye Location It’s May 1st and a cold front is passing through Minneapolis. How cold? 6-8 inches of snow cold according to predictions. Ugh! It’s been a slow cold Spring, and although metro lakes are mostly ice free due to a short 70+ degree warm up – […]

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Northern Pike Through the Ice – Catch and Release Query

April 29, 2013 7:17 am0 comments
Northern Pike Through the Ice – Catch and Release Query

I came across this video of a nice 20 + pound Northern pike landed though the ice. Nice job of pulling it in, but as you watch this video, I would  be interested in your comments regarding the chances that this fish would survive the release. I am not being […]

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Crappie Killers Unite

April 28, 2013 7:45 pm0 comments
Crappie Killers Unite

  Crappie Killers Wanted Are You Tired of Getting Skunked?  If You Want To Catch a Lot of Crappies… or Want to Catch The Big Ones To Impress Your Fishing Buddies… You Should Go to School Like Crappies Do… Discover How to Get A Secret Agent to Reveal the Crappie […]

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Not What I Expected

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I’ve been searching for some good videos on how to land a fish with a net.  Here is one that I will not use for that purpose but that I thought I would share anyway – it’s about the fish that got away, but not in a manner you would […]

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Fillet Fish Video

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Bobberhead Bob just created a new video on YouTube promoting the How to Clean Fish – Fillet Fish videos we are featuring on this site in our Cooking fish category. In the video BB theorizes that many people who say they don’t like fish, actually are more afraid of fish […]

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Filleting Walleye – Cheeks & Wings Plus Knife & Electric Knife

April 25, 2013 7:45 pm0 comments
Filleting Walleye – Cheeks & Wings Plus Knife & Electric Knife

Continuing our series on filleting fish, in this post we will present two videos on filleting walleye.  There are different styles and approaches. We selected these two videos to share because while they present basically the same techniques, one makes a special point of capturing the “cheeks” and the “wings.”  […]

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Filleting Northern Pike – Getting Rid of the Y Bones

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Filleting Northern Pike – Getting Rid of the Y Bones

Northern Pike and larger walleye present a bit of an additional challenge when it come to filleting due to the Y bones that run along the top of the back on both sides of the backbone. In this video produced by Real Outdoors TV Show, you see a nice pike […]

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Fish Fillet Knife – What to Look For – Which to Buy

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Fish Fillet Knife – What to Look For – Which to Buy

Fish Fillet Knife Considerations There are five things to think about when considering which fish fillet knife or knives you want to buy. These are: Their length Their blade Their handle And any extras Plus the electric option. Fillet Knife Length Fish fillet knives come in three general sizes, short, […]

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Filleting a Sunfish

April 23, 2013 11:23 am0 comments
Filleting a Sunfish

I keep a fish scaler in my tackle box. I grew up scaling my sunfish and crappies and often still do.  The thought of filleting them seemed odd to me at first as these are not big fish. However there is a lot to be said for a nice batch […]

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