Dutch Courage

 

IG180111_212648

Hook: Partridge 15BN Klinkhammer
Body: Yellow Superfine dubbing
Thorax: Peacock herl
Hackle: Grizzly cock
Soft hackle: English Partridge
Thread: Benecchi 12/0 Olive

A pattern from Issue 10 of Fallon’s Angler that combines dry fly cock hackle with soft hackle in a style similar to that found in the Jingler style of flies, hailing from the Scottish borders, that are usually tied on a straight hook.