Here are some favorite crappie recipes of ours.

Stir Fry Crappie Recipe :

This is a very easy recipe to make, and is very delicious and healthy.
  • 2 lbs of Crappie fillets
  • 2 cups of broccoli
  • 1 wide sliced onion
  • 2 cups of sliced mushrooms
  • 1 wide sliced green pepper
  • Add more vegetables if you desire
  • 3 pinches of garlic powder
  • 3 pinches of Old Bay seasoning
  • 5 pinches of seasoning salt
  • Dale seasoning sauce or allegro
  • Salt & Pepper to Taste
Sauté the vegetables in olive oil (just a drop or two) and seasoning sauce (Use a wok if you have one, or a deep frying pan will work - remember to use high heat). Sauté until the veggies are soft. Add the crappie cut into small chunks. Cook for about 10 more min. on high heat (until most liquids are absorbed). Stir frequently. Serve over rice.

Baked Crappie Recipe

This is another extremely quick and easy way to make crappie, as well as healthy.
  • Cut up crappie fillets in 2 strips and lay out on a cookie sheet
  • Spread some melted butter over the top of each crappie fillet
  • Shake on Cavender's Greek Seasoning (try experimenting with others)
  • Lightly cover each fillet with mozzarella cheese
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 15-20 minutes
  • 1 cup shredded provolone and mozzarella cheese

Yogurt Baked Crappie Recipe

If you're looking for "something different" you have to give this crappie recipe a try.


8 - 10 crappie fillets
1 cup plain yogurt (cold)
1 cup flour
1 cup Italian bread crumbs
1/2 tsp. Creole seasoning
1 tbs. old bay seasoning
1/2 tsp. dried basil
1/2 tsp. dried thyme
1/2 tsp. garlic powder
1/2 tsp. oregano
1/4 tsp. black pepper
1/8 tsp. cayenne pepper
Cooking spray

Preheat your oven to 400 degrees. Evenly coat baking sheet with cooking spray. Place yogurt in a bowl. Toss all breading ingredients in a plastic bag and mix well. Dip crappie fillets in yogurt and then in breaded mixture. Coat each of the crappie fillets and place on the baking sheet. Bake 15 to 20 minutes on center rack.