Sheephead Lake

**Sheephead Lake** Sheephead Lake, also known as Gasper Goo or Croaker to many, is a freshwater drum native to the lakes and rivers of North America. This fish can sometimes go underappreciated because of its appearance, but in reality, it is quite tasty and delicious. Most of a sheephead’s diet consists of crab, oysters, and mussels. This diet gives its own flesh a shellfish-like flavor. Its firm and moist texture, makes its cooking versatility similar to a flatfish. The fish can be enjoyed deep-fried, grilled, pan-fried, or baked. **Sheephead Lake Dishes:** Pan-Fried Sheephead with Lemon Butter; Deep Fried Sheephead Whole; Grilled Spicy Sheephead