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Old 12-26-2010, 02:15 PM
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How are they when it comes to filleting, lots of bones or are they an easy clean?
It has been a Long time, much like any fish if I remember correctly. Knife down along the spine, then remove the rib bones. Flip it over and skin it. Much like doing a salmon, but the scales are much bigger and harder.
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Took my first few Reds on fly last summer at NC OBX. I didn't realize how strong they were. I can't wait to go back and try again. I was using a hot pink popper, pretty small #4 and fishing in about 8" of water in the coastal marsh.
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