Fish Recipes Walleye Pistachio-Crusted Walleye Recipe Chef Tom Kavanaugh More From Chef Tom Kavanaugh Share0 Tweet Email Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+Adding a pistachio crust to this walleye recipe gives it that rich and nutty flavor. (Photo courtesy of Chef Tom Kavanaugh) Even after cooking thousands of fillets at our restaurant during the summer, I look forward to cooking this walleye recipe at home when I get a chance; it’s that distinctive Serves: 4 Prep time: 1 hour Cook time: 20 minutes Pistachio-Crusted Walleye Ingredients: 1 ½ cups pistachios, coarsely chopped 1 ½ cups bread crumbs ½ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon fresh ground pepper 1 cup flour 2 eggs, lightly beaten 2 tablespoons milk 4 (6-ounce) walleye fillets 4 tablespoons butter 4 tablespoons oil Tartar Sauce Ingredients: 1 cup puréed canned artichokes 3 tablespoons minced onion 1 cup mayonnaise Cayenne pepper to taste Directions: 1. Combine pistachios, bread crumbs, salt, and pepper. Place on a sheet of wax paper. Pour flour on another sheet of wax paper. 2. In bowl, whisk together eggs and milk. 3. Dry walleye fillets. Dredge in flour, dip in egg mixture, and coat with pistachio and bread crumb mixture. 4. In a large skillet, melt 2 tablespoons butter with 2 tablespoons oil. Add 2 fillets and sauté over medium heat, until golden brown on both sides — about 6 to 8 minutes. 5. Transfer to a platter and repeat with the other 2 fillets. 6. To make the artichoke tartar sauce, combine the artichokes, onion, mayonnaise and cayenne pepper in a medium bowl. Refrigerate until ready to use. Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+ Share0 Tweet Email Load Comments ( ) Don’t forget to sign up! Get the Top Stories from In-Fisherman Delivered to Your Inbox Every Week To sign-up for our newsletter, check this box and submit your email address below. If you sign-up, then you acknowledge that your email address is valid, and that you have read and accept our Terms of Service Even More Recipes Show More Get the In-Fisherman Newsletter FREE! Get the top stories delivered right to your inbox every week. To sign-up for our newsletter, check this box and submit your email address below. If you sign-up, then you acknowledge that your email address is valid, and that you have read and accept our Terms of Service Best Fishing Times: Solunar CalendarRead Now! Advertisement ▶ Now on Tablets! Subscribe & Save! Temporary Price Reduction! Subscribe Now Give a Gift | Subscriber Services LIKE WHAT YOU'RE READING? Get 8 issues for the low price of just $8! Subscribe!