Sometimes the best idea for succeeding in your favorite hobby is to change things up a bit. Trying a new fishing method may lead to hooking that prize catfish you’ve been after; a true record-breaker that you’ll brag about for years to come. Here are three unique catfish bait recipes you can cook up next time you’re heading out on a fishing excursion, rather than rely on worms or pretty lures.
Jack’s Cat Attack
- 1 lb. chicken livers
- 1 package hot dogs
- ½ loaf bread
- 2 cans nacho cheese
- 1 can corn
- ¼ bottle Tabasco sauce
- Dozen chopped worms
- Age chicken livers in the sun and mix with hot dogs in a blender.
- Break up bread into bite-sized pieces and place in a gallon jug.
- Pour the liver and hot dog mix over the bread chunks.
- Add nacho cheese, corn, Tabasco sauce, and worms into the mixture.
- Pour the mixture out of the jug and knead until it becomes thick and dough-like. Store in the sun in a large plastic container until your next fishing venture.
Cajun Mud BaitIngredients
- 1 lb. rotten minnows
- ½ cup water
- ½ cup Parmesan cheese
- 1 box of cherry Jell-o
- ¼ cup molasses
- 3 tbsps. onion salt
- 3 tbsps. garlic salt
- 1 cup breadcrumbs
- 3 tbsps. soy sauce
- ½ cup flour
- Mix minnows, water, Parmesan cheese, Jell-o, molasses, onion salt, garlic salt, breadcrumbs, and soy sauce in a blender.
- Pour mixture into a bowl and add flour as needed until thick.
- Roll into small 1-inch balls and store in plastic bags.
- 1 lb. Velveeta cheese
- 6-8 oz. chopped chicken liver
- 1 tbsps. Garlic powder
- 1 can wet dog food
- Dozen minnows
- ½ cup flour
- Melt cheese and mix in chicken liver.
- Add garlic powder, dog food, and minnows.
- Use flour as needed to thicken.
- Mix all ingredients together in a blender.