The Big Red Carp Fishing Blog
Robin Red & Chilli is one of our most popular base mixes. Here is how to make boiled baits using the base mix, selected attractors and eggs.
A guide on how to prepare peanuts for fishing. Includes an easy to follow peanut and hemp recipe
As far as I am concerned - and as Brian wrote the other day - winter fishing should be fun. It's not an endurance test, and that fun comes from catching carp!
Now that I've covered some of the aspects of my approach, let's get back to bait, and the construction of bait.
I know it is fashionable to sing the praises of the all-conquering tiger nut these days, but in my opinion - and good though tiger nuts are - I believe peanuts are better. However, I must point out one factor that I consider to be very important, though to be fair, other writers don't!
Our SuperSoft Pellets are designed to breakdown quickly; in fact it is one of their principle benefits. However there are times when a slower breakdown rate is preferred and this can be achieved by using a food oil.