Mathias ties this as an imitation of the small crustacean, mysis. This fly is super effective when mysis are plentiful and sea trout are finicky and hard to get. Should be fished slowly on a thin tippet.
This is my my take on Pattegrisen, probably the most popular and famous Danish saltwater fly ever. It was developed by Claus Eriksen back in 2006 – with some inspiration from Morten Oland’s Spey Shrimp. It’s a killer for sea trout. The fly is tied on an Ahrex NS150 hook. Claus was actually part of … Continue reading "Pattegrisen (the Pink Pig) – tied by Michael Jensen"