When it comes to crappie fishing in Arizona, we have amazing lakes to target them! Whether it’s Alamo Lake, Bartlett Lake, Lake Pleasant or Roosevelt Lake, these lakes put out some slabs. The lakes are scenic and there are wonderful places to get tasty food and drinks at most all of them except Alamo. The shoreline at these lakes are insanely beautiful and accessible from the shore, by kayak, stand up paddle board, and your traditional fishing boat. It is everything you would want to fish for crappies, and many fishing guides in Arizona mention these as the best lakes in the state for crappie.
If you have been crappie fishing recently, we hope you had a blast and brought home some trophy catches because the fishing guides from FishIn48 have some creative recipes for you to enjoy! We promise each is delicious and will have you wanting to go back to the Lake for crappie fishing soon so you can enjoy the dish again.
If you are a fan of fish patties, you will be sure to love this crappie patty recipe from Game and Fishing Magazine. You do have to put in a little work mixing ingredients and then forming the patties themselves, but it will be well worth it. Serve the patties on their own or in a bun with lettuce, tomato, onion, and your favorite sauce.
Everything tastes better fried, and fried crappie is also a time-honored way of enjoying the catches from your Bartlett Lake crappie fishing trip. This recipe comes from US Angler and is extremely simple with only two ingredients in addition to your crappie fillets. The next time you do some Bartlett Lake crappie fishing with your loved ones, be sure to have them try this tasty recipe!
Crappie chowder is thick, creamy, and incredibly easy to make! This recipe from Game and Fishing Magazine also features potatoes and celery, but you can rest assured that the prized catch of your Arizona crappie fishing will be the star of the show.
There is heavy Mexican influence in Arizona cuisine, so why not cook your crappie with a Mexican flair? This recipe from Lurenet combines cheddar cheese, tortilla strips, and your favorite kind of salsa with crappie to create a unique taste. It is something we think you just must try.
If you are planning an Arizona crappie fishing trip or have a different prize catch in mind at one of Arizona’s other fishing spots, book your next trip with FishIn48. We will take you out on the water in a brand new fully rigged tournament bass boat with one of our experienced Arizona fishing guides leading the way, and you will have full access to all our equipment and an unlimited supply of tackle. Sound like a fun time? We guarantee it! Contact us and book your next trip with us today!