Trout Recipes

Baked trout. Grilled trout. Pan-fried trout. Find the very best trout recipes for any preparation.

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Pecan-Crusted Trout

Rating: 4.5 stars 62
Freshwater trout coated in a delicious crunchy pecan coating. Serve this with a savory brandy or lemon-butter sauce.

Pan Fried Whole Trout

Rating: 4.5 stars 61
There couldn't be a better way to prepare freshly caught wild brook trout. Serve with a side of creamy mashed potatoes and steamed Swiss chard.
By Allrecipes Member

Poor Man's Beer Batter Fish

Rating: 4 stars 52
This is a SUPER EASY AND FAST not to mention CHEAP and NO MESS way to make a beer batter for your fresh fish while camping. Using only beer, your freshly caught fish, some oil for your skillet, and shake and pour buttermilk pancake mix containers found in your local supermarket. Great for camping!

Oven Roasted Trout with Lemon Dill Stuffing

Rating: 4.5 stars 48
Nothing beats fresh trout, especially when it is stuffed with a fresh dill and lemon bread stuffing. The fresh flavors of this dish will leave your mouth begging for more.

Fish in Foil

Rating: 4.5 stars 421
Trout fillets wrapped in foil and oven-baked with jalapeno and lemon.
By Allrecipes Member

Baked Fresh Rainbow Trout

Rating: 4.5 stars 111
Baked whole fresh trout seasoned with herbs for a quick and tasty meal.

Blackened Fish

Rating: 4.5 stars 275
Seasoned fillets cooked in a hot cast iron pan until charred and flavorful.

Whole Grilled Trout

Rating: 4.5 stars 39
Whole trout stuffed with herbs and flavorings, then grilled directly on grates, produces flavorful, flaky, tender fish with tasty crispy skin.

How to Cook Trout

Rating: 5 stars 132
This recipe is so simple, it doesn't even have a name. I just call it Trout. This is such an easy weeknight seafood dinner. It's a really nice way to cook fish, especially if you're new at cooking fish.

Foil Barbecued Trout with Wine

Rating: 4.5 stars 37
A quick, easy and delicious way to cook trout.

Ashlei's Smoked Trout Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 22
I always have the trout dip at one of my favorite restaurants. I have finally figured out the recipe (or at least my delicious version.) Serve with crusty baguette chips, pita chips, bagel chips, etc.

Trout Amandine

Rating: 4.5 stars 134
A classic and delicious way to prepare trout.
By Allrecipes Member

Inspiration and Ideas

Baked Fresh Rainbow Trout
Rating: Unrated 107
"I'd never cooked trout before, but it was really easy and results were terrific! Even the 5-year-olds (freaked out by the WHOLE fish) ate their fill!" – GammaCarla
7 Steelhead Trout Recipes To Try For Dinner
You'll find a fantastic new favorite in this collection of our best steelhead trout recipes. 
Steelhead Trout Bake with Dijon Mustard
Rating: 4.5 stars 138

This is really yummy - not overpoweringly mustardy! And, after all, any recipe that begins with white wine has to be good! It's not oily or buttery or anything. I've made it with salmon, and it's equally tasty.