Once again the season of lent is upon us. It's a time of observance and preparation for the celebration of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. With lent comes the Friday fast (or meatless Fridays). It can be difficult remember and abstaining from meat on Fridays, but these recipes will make it easier and tastier than those fish sticks.

1. Maple Salmon

https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/51283/maple-salmon/?internalSource=streams&referringId=411&referringContentType=Recipe%20Hub&clickId=st_recipes_mades

It's safe to say this is a great salmon recipe if 7k people have made it and it has a 4.5 star rating! You can find the recipe here.

2. Blackened Fish Taco Bowls with Corn Salsa

https://bake-eat-repeat.com/blackened-fish-taco-bowls-corn-salsa-recipe/

If you are craving some tacos and salsa but know you shouldn't be eating beef, this recipe will satisfy that craving! The ingredient list is a little more involved since you are making salsa, avocado cream, and the blackened fish, but it only takes 30 minutes to make! You can find the recipe here.

3. Parmesan Crusted Tilapia

https://www.tasteandtellblog.com/parmesan-crusted-tilapia/?crlt.pid=camp.hVhxRjmm3Cty

Yet another simple recipe bursting with flavor! And let's be honest, anything parmesan crusted tastes delicious. You can find this recipe here.

4. Baked Fish with Lemon Cream Sauce

https://www.recipetineats.com/baked-fish-with-lemon-cream-sauce/

One pan recipes are great for those that want a quick meal and this is a great recipe you can share with your family! You can find the recipe here.

5. Trout Cakes

https://www.keyingredient.com/recipes/470335532/old-bay-crab-cakes/AMP/

They are just like crab cakes, but are trout cakes! You can find the recipe here and just substitute crab for trout!

6. Country Oven Fried Fish

https://countryrecipebook.com/country-oven-fried-fish/

For those that are craving some fried fish but don't want to hit up Long John Silvers, this is the recipe for you. It's an easy recipe and gives room for you to add your personal touch to it! You can substitute seasoned breadcrumbs for panko breadcrumbs or you can add some other seasonings of your own. You can find the recipe here.

7. Shrimp Pasta with Creamy Mozzarella Sauce

https://conservativerepublic.co/shrimp-pasta-with-creamy-mozzarella-sauce-video/

This is a great dish if you are in the mood for Italian food and like shrimp. Plus, who doesn't like a creamy sauce? You can find the recipe here.

8. Crab Bisque

https://www.delish.com/cooking/recipe-ideas/a25099271/crab-bisque-recipe/

Sometimes we just want a nice cup of soup and this crab bisque is a perfect option! It's easy to make too! You can find the recipe here.

9. Lobster Mac

https://www.delish.com/cooking/recipe-ideas/a22790813/lobster-mac-recipe/

Treat yourself to some lobster with this lobster mac and cheese. You can find the recipe here.

10. Salmon Burgers

https://www.delish.com/cooking/recipe-ideas/recipes/a57945/homemade-salmon-burgers-recipe/

Going out to eat on Fridays sound like a fun and delicious time, but when you realize you can't eat that juicy burger it's pretty saddening. But alas, you can still get your Friday burger in with these salmon burgers! You can find the recipe here.