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How to Tie the Dorato Hare’s Ear

Producer: Tim Flagler  |  Tightline Studios

Videographer Tim Flagler on the Dorato Hare’s Ear, tied here by Matt Grobert:  ”The Dorato Hare’s Ear was developed by Bill Dorato of Albany, New York, many years ago. Originally intended to imitate a newly emerged caddis, it does an admirable job of imitating mayflies as well. In addition to a dead drift, it’s especially effective when skittered or skated.”

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  • John Clark

    Beautiful fly, looks deadly. Any reason why the hackles can’t be wound forward together?

    • Matthew Grobert

      John,
      You can certainly wrap them both together if you want. I like to wrap the grizzly second so I can control the color/hue by the number of wraps I make with it.
      Best,
      Matt

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