Black and orange are great colours in any salmon fly, and the Kitchen Sink, with its long, mobile tail is particularly deadly in clear water.

Material list for the Kitchen Sink

Hook: Any size single, double or tube

Tag: Silver oval tinsel or wire

Tail: Orange bucktail tied long with a few strands of pearl Krystal Flash

Butt: Red Glo-brite floss  

Body: Black floss

Rib: Silver oval tinsel or wire

Wing: White fox underwing with black bear over

Hackle: Natural badger

Eyes: Natural jungle cock

Head: Red