Cook time: 15 Min. • Prep time: 25 Min. • Serves: 3 to 4 people


• 1 lb. ocean perch fillets (or fish of your choice)

• 2 large eggs, room temp

• 1 1/2 Tbsp. lemon juice

• 1 1/2 C. Panko bread crumbs

• 1 tsp. dill weed

• 1/2 tsp. kosher salt

• 1 tsp. white pepper

• 2 tsp. each garlic powder, paprika, & Old Bay seasoning*


Preheat oven to 400º.

In a small bowl add eggs salt, pepper & lemon juice, then beat until blended together.

In a large zip lock bag or bowl, add the Panko bread crumbs, paprika, Old Bay seasoning, dill & garlic powder. Shake or stir to blend together.

Add a wire baking rack to a large shallow pan then spray with non stick cooking spray, and set aside until needed.

Dip fish into egg batter then coat both sides of fish with Panko bread crumbs mixture. Place on prepared wire rack, leaving a little space between each piece for even heat distribution. Spray lightly with non stick cooking spray.

Bake in preheated 400º oven for 10 to 12 minutes or until fish flakes easily with fork. Serve with lemon wedge & tartar or Hot Sauce as desired.

*Homemade Old Bay Seasoning Recipe

• 1 Tbsp. celery salt • 1/4 tsp paprika

• 1/8 tsp. black pepper • 1/8 tsp. cayenne pepper

• 1 pinch ground dry mustard • 1 pinch ground mace

• 1 pinch ground cinnamon • 1 pinch ground cardamom

• 1 pinch ground allspice • 1 pinch ground cloves

• 1 pinch ground ginger • 2 Tbsp. bay leaf powder

• 2 Tbsp. celery salt • 1 Tbsp. dry mustard

• 2 tsp. ground black pepper • 2 tsp. ground ginger

• 2 tsp. sweet paprika • 1 tsp. white pepper

• 1 tsp. ground nutmeg • 1 tsp. ground cloves

• 1 tsp. ground allspice • 1/2 tsp. red pepper flakes

• 1/2 tsp. ground mace • 1/2 tsp. ground cardamom

• 1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon

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