Baked Walleye with Mango Salsa Recipe

Baked Walleye with Mango Salsa Recipe
Serve this walleye recipe with a side of steamed or sautéed vegetables. (Chef John A. Bisson Jr. photo)

The fresh mango salsa is a great accompaniment to the creamy baked walleye

Serves: 4
Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: 15 minutes

Walleye Ingredients:

  • 4 walleye fillets
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • ½ cup heavy cream
  • ¼ cup white wine
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

Mango Salsa Ingredients:

  • 1 green pepper, diced small
  • 1 red pepper, diced small
  • 1 yellow pepper, diced small
  • 2 mangoes, papaya or pine­apple
  • ½ cup orange juice or any appropriate fruit juice or nectar
  • ¼ cup honey
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons fresh ginger, finely chopped
  • Cayenne pepper, to taste

Directions:


  1. Place walleye fillets in a shallow baking dish and add all walleye ingredients. Bake in a preheated 350-degree oven for 8 to 10 minutes, depending on the thickness of the fillets. Remove fish from the pan and set aside.
  2. Pour the liquid into a sauté pan and reduce until slightly thickened. Place the walleye on a plate and pour the sauce over it.
  3. To make the salsa, combine all of the ingredients into a small bowl. Stir the ingredients when all ingredients are mixed.
  4. Place the salsa on top of the walleye. Serve with a side of vegetables.

Get Your Fish On.

Plan your next fishing and boating adventure here.

Recommended for You

Catfish is meaty, juicy and holds up well in this soul-satisfying fried fish recipe with homemade chips and tartar sauce. Fish Recipes

Catfish Dinner with Homemade Chips and Tartar Sauce Recipe

Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley

Catfish is meaty, juicy and holds up well in this soul-satisfying fried fish recipe with...

Steve Quinn talks new softbaits for bass from Berkley. Bass

Sensational New Softbaits for Bass

Steve Quinn - April 22, 2019

Steve Quinn talks new softbaits for bass from Berkley.

Balance is the goal when tipping jigs with trailers. Bass

Rigging Soft Bass Baits Correctly

Matt Straw - May 15, 2018

Balance is the goal when tipping jigs with trailers.

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

Softbaits for Smallmouths

Softbaits for Smallmouths

Doug Stange uses softbaits from Berkley to entice finicky smallmouth bass.

Secrets to Busting Big Fish

Secrets to Busting Big Fish

The In-Fisherman staff tackles super-tough customers, trolling up 50-inch muskies!

New Optimum and Optimum TS Downriggers from Canon

New Optimum and Optimum TS Downriggers from Canon

From rugged reliability to smooth integration of cutting edge technology across several different platforms, OSG's Lynn Burkhead learns that there's much to like about the new Optimum and Optimum TS downriggers from Canon.

See more Popular Videos

Trending Stories

Pole lines illustrate the paradox of catfishing. At a time when excellent rods, reels, and other Catfish

Catfish Pole Rigs

Richard Peterson with In-Fisherman - April 28, 2016

Pole lines illustrate the paradox of catfishing. At a time when excellent rods, reels, and...

Check out this Largemouth Bass Length To Weight Conversion Chart, a simple and accurate explanation from the In-Fisherman biologists. Bass

Largemouth Bass Length To Weight Conversion Chart

Dr. Rob Neumann - January 22, 2017

Check out this Largemouth Bass Length To Weight Conversion Chart, a simple and accurate...

To guide your carp quest, we've lined up the best carp baits that are easy-to-fish natural baits and commercial options. Other Fish

Best Carp Baits Today

Dan Johnson - June 29, 2018

To guide your carp quest, we've lined up the best carp baits that are easy-to-fish natural...

See More Stories

More Fish Recipes

In true Louisiana fashion, use Tabasco to add some heat to the maque choux in this blackened catfish recipe. Fish Recipes

Blackened Catfish With Maque Choux Recipe

In-Fisherman Online Staff

In true Louisiana fashion, use Tabasco to add some heat to the maque choux in this blackened...

This catfish recipe is covered in a savory almond-garlic sauce. Fish Recipes

Catfish Amandine Recipe

In-Fisherman Online Staff

This catfish recipe is covered in a savory almond-garlic sauce.

This delicious walleye recipe is made with both a marinade and a rub, giving it a sweet and spicy flavor Fish Recipes

Southwestern Grilled Walleye with Tortilla Sauce Recipe

Linda Marco

This delicious walleye recipe is made with both a marinade and a rub, giving it a sweet and...

See More Fish Recipes

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Temporary Price Reduction

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.