Pattern Coch-y-black


Hook: Grip 12804BL #14
Thread: Benecchi 12/0, black
Hackle: Hen, natural black
Tag: Mylar, gold #16/18
Body: Peacock herl - over wet varnish

Note: With a big wink directed at the classic Coch-y-bonddu pattern.

Hans W
I tie some of these, but with India hen or Hungarian Partridge for the hackle. Great quick and easy ties that catch lots of fish. Often used as a dropper from a bushy dry for me.