Muddler Minnow Pattern & Tying Instructions

Fly Tying Recipe: Muddler Minnow
Hook:
3X-long nymph hook (here a Dai-Riki #710), size 10.
Thread 1:
Dark Brown, UTC 70 denier.
Tails:
Natural mottled turkey-wing quills, matched.
Body:
Gold Sparkle Braid.
Underwing:
Gray squirrel tail.
Wing:
Natural mottled turkey-wing quills, matched.
Adhesive:
Head cement.
Thread 2:
Dark Brown, UTC 140 denier.
Collar and head:
Natural brown deer hair.
Tools:
Double-edge razor blades, Krazy Straw.
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