After Dinner Mint

Mark Noble

Uses

This pattern is not generally available in fly shops, but it has a good reputation among Northwest steelheaders.

How to Fish

Standard wet-fly swing.

HOOK: Teimco 7999, sizes 2-6

THREAD: Black

BODY: Green poly flash

WING: From bottom to top: a few strands of pearl Krystal Flash, then a bit of purple squirrel tail, then a lot of black marabou.

HEAD: Black deer hair spun Muddler style and trimmed flat on the bottom.