Hearty Homemade Bluegill Soup Video Recipe

When you're out fishing on the lake you don't always catch the monster bass you're looking for, but you were able to reel in a few bluegill so you don't go home empty-handed.  Watch how easy it is to turn those little panfish into a tasty home-cooked meal for the whole family to enjoy.

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Heart Homemade Bluegill Soup

Here's a great lunch idea for when you bring home those tasty panfish!

Course Soup


  • 2 cups Bluegill Flaked Cooked
  • 2 tbsp Butter Unsalted
  • 1 Large Onion Chopped
  • 1/2 cup Shredded Carrots
  • 2 Medium Leeks Chopped
  • 2 Garlic Cloves Minced
  • 1 1/2 cups Vegetable Stock
  • 3 Medium Potatoes Peeled & Chopped
  • 1 tsp Curry Powder
  • Salt and Pepper
  • 1 cup Skim Milk


  1. Melt the button in a pot or soup kettle over medium heat

  2. Sauté the onions, leeks, shredded Carrots, and garlic in the melted butter until their tender

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  3. Dump the peel and chopped cubes of potatoes with a small amount of water into the mix

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  4. Pour in the vegetable stock.

  5. Season with curry powder, salt, and pepper then stir at a slightly higher temperature for a few minutes or until the potatoes are tender

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  6. Throw in the cooked fish with the skim milk and cook to a simmer for a couple more minutes.

  7. Serve and Enjoy!

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1 comment

  1. Tom 24 April, 2018 at 09:12 Reply

    love your fish recipes. I have cooked a few and turned my family into fish eaters who now encourage me to go fishing!

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