Sensational seafood

Jill Dupleix's Nobu-inspired dish.
Jill Dupleix's Nobu-inspired dish.

Ever wondered how to cook a whole fish? Or the secret to spicy and crispy salt and pepper squid? Perhaps you're even tempted to tackle a lobster.

Whether your're planning a backyard barbecue bash or an Easter feast - this collection of recipes covers all bases with tips and recipes from some of Australia's best chefs. Soon you'll be the one dishing out seafood advice.

 

 

Recipes

Salmon with a mustard crust on celeriac salad.

Salmon with a mustard crust on celeriac salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (134)
Singaporean soul food: Chilli crab.

Singapore chilli crab

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (18)
Whole baked salmon

Whole baked salmon stuffed with lemon and herb rice

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (7235)
Pan-fried whiting

Pan-fried whiting with burnt butter and herb salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (136)
Korean barbecue king prawns

Barbecued king prawns with Korean-style chilli sauce

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)
Chilli snapper with black beans.

Steamed snapper with black beans and salted chillies

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6170)
Tender and succulent: Seared fish cutlet with broad bean and fregola stew.

Pan-roasted kingfish with fregola, broad beans and harissa

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (7)
Crispy skin salmon with braised white beans.

Crispy skin salmon with braised white beans

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (78)
Crumbed Arrow Head squid with radish and romesco sauce.

Crumbed arrowhead squid with smoked paprika alioli

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (7128)
Salmon and spinach en croute with dill creme fraiche.

Salmon en croute with dill creme fraiche

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (62)
Whole salt-baked ocean trout

Whole salt-baked ocean trout

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Salmon with cucumbers and Danish potato salad.

Salmon and cucumbers with Danish potato salad

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (57)
Asian prawn and pomelo salad

Asian prawn and pomelo salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (11)
Warm spicy prawn salad.

Warm spicy prawn salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (14)
Baked whiting with jamon and garlic mayonnaise.

Baked whiting with jamon and garlic mayonnaise

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Difficult

Frank Camorra

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)
Miso cod

Miso cod with sesame greens

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (8)
Prawn cocktail.

Prawn cocktail canapes

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5844)
Ceviche salad with avocado and chilli.

Ceviche seafood salad with avocado, coriander and chilli

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (204)
Salmon wrapped in bacon with mustard potatoes.

Salmon wrapped in bacon with mustard potatoes

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (97)
Snapper and fennel pie.

Snapper and fennel pie

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (28)
Hot and spicy prawns.

Hot and fragrant prawns

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Oysters

Grilled oysters with chorizo vinaigrette

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Grilled snapper with roast capsicum, onion and olive salsa.

Grilled snapper with roast capsicum and olive salsa

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (7)
Neil Perry's salmon nuoc cham salad.

Salmon and spicy nuoc cham sauce salad

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (28)
Beer-steamed mussels.

Beer-steamed mussels with chorizo

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (13)
Yellow-eye mullet with currants and pine nuts.

Yellow-eye mullet with currants and pine nuts

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (94)
Squid ink fettuccine with crab and chilli.

Squid ink fettuccine with crab and chilli

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Crumbed prawns (or salmon) with garlic chickpea salad.

Crumbed prawns (or salmon) with garlic chickpea salad

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Neil Perry's clam chowder.

Spicy clam and white bean chowder

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (91)
King prawns with chargrilled sweetcorn salsa.

King prawns with chargrilled sweetcorn salsa

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (9)
Baby barramundi with cider onions.

Baby barramundi with cider onions

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Macadamia-crumbed fish (whiting, snapper or flathead).

Healthy fish and chips

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Pete Evans

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (50)
Neil Perry's roast snapper with a herb crust.

Roast snapper with a herb crust

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (12)
Pan-roasted ling with sweet potato chips and avocado yoghurt.

Healthy fish 'n' chips (pan-roasted ling with sweet potato chips)

  • < 30 mins

Adam Liaw

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (81)
Adam Liaw's Sichuan 'fish 'n' chips'.

Sichuan fried fish and potato straws

  • 30 mins - 1 hr

Adam Liaw

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (115)
Adam Liaw's beer-battered fish and chips.

Classic beer-battered fish and chips

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Adam Liaw

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (28)
Fried calamari with fennel salt and black aioli.

Fried calamari with fennel salt and black aioli

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (15)
Smoked Salmon.

Salmon rillettes

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (75)
Scampi ceviche.

Scampi ceviche

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
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Oysters with cucumber and finger limes

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Salmon Sashimi with soy, ginger and shallot dressing.

Salmon sashimi with soy, ginger and shallot dressing

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

Luke Mangan

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5707)
Grilled prawns with yuzu.

Grilled prawns with yuzu dressing

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Prawn cocktail.

Prawn cocktails with chilli, coriander and lime mayonnaise

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Bill Granger

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (8)
White bait chips with green Tabasco mayonnaise.

Whitebait 'chips' with green Tabasco mayonnaise

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Karen Martini

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Pickled prawn and smoked cod cocktail.

Pickled prawn and smoked cod cocktail

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Whole snapper baked on potatoes and capsicum with Catalan wilted spinach.

Whole snapper baked on potatoes with wilted spinach

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Barbecued salmon with tahini and herbs.

Barbecued salmon with tahini and herbs

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (51)
Baked barramundi fillets with tomato, ginger and coriander.

Baked barramundi fillets with tomato, ginger and coriander

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Luke Mangan

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Flathead fillets with tempura batter.

Flathead fillets with tempura batter

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Caroline Velik

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (11)
Pan-fried barramundi with salsa verde.

Pan-fried barramundi with salsa verde

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Steve Manfredi

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (13)
Crunchy prawns with honey soy.

Sesame prawn cutlets with honey soy sauce

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Crunchy roast whiting with fennel salad.

Crunchy roast whiting with fennel salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Flathead, mushrooms and garlic

Flathead, mushrooms and garlic

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

jane and Jeremy Strode

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Fish in beer batter with homemade tartare.

Flathead in beer batter with homemade tartare

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Caroline Velik

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)
whole-snapper

Whole snapper with dried oregano and lemon

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Pesce all'acqua pazza

Pesce all'acqua pazza

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)