20121 West State Hwy 52
Kinston,     AL 36453
334-378-9882
info@inheatscents.net

This site last updated 05/11/2017

Captain Fat Cats
Spanish Mackerel Report

  Home Page
  Sow In Heat Urine
  Black Gold Wild Boar Attractant
  Coyote In Heat Urine
  Wolf In Heat Urine
  Grey Fox In Heat Urine
  Red Fox In Heat Urine
  Acorn Scent
  Grim Reaper Wildlife Attractant
  Corn Scent
  Apple Scent
  Wild Grape Scent
  Earth Scent
  Persimmon Scent
  Bobcat In Heat Urine
  Lynx In Heat Urine
  Male Cougar Urine
  Cougar In Heat Urine
  Bear In Heat Urine
  Raccoon In Heat Urine
  Rabbit In Heat Urine
  Mink In Heat Urine
  Whitetail Doe In Heat Urine
  Whitetail Deer Preorbital Scent
  Whitetail Deer Tarsal Gland Scent
  Whitetail Deer Semen Scent
  Whitetail Deer Rutting Buck Urine
  Current Specials
      Pro Hog Hunters All Star Pack
      Triple Double
      More...
  Testimonials
  Hunter Claus Hog Hunt Day 1
  Hunter Claus Hog Hunt Day 2
  Pro Staff Member Tim Hicks
  Tim Hicks' 400 Pound Boar
  Tim Hicks' 500 Pound Boar
  Robby's 13 Point Texas Whitetail
  David Gladfelter's SC Hog Hunt
  Tony Alvarez's Hog Setup
  Don Heyns Bucks & Boars
  Doyle Lawrence Coyote Hunt
  Robert Cobbs Call Shy Coyote
  Organizations
  Outfitters and Guides
  Live Animal Photo Gallery
  Native American Lore Menu
  Site Index
  Hunter Claus's
Special Seasoning Blend
  Fleming Farms Hunting Club
        2009 - 2010


This Site Best Viewed
with Internet Expolorer

With Java Enabled
Spanish Mackerel!!!!! The hot thing right now!.....They are everywhere!...
We have especially had some good reports from the three mile bridge, mostly fish between 2-5 lbs...
Most people are able to catch their ten fish limit in no time!

We always like to throw 10 lb spinning tackle with small spoons and jigs at them, but they will eat anything that is small, fast, and shiny.

You must use some sort of leader for these toothy critters or, you will lose all your tackle on them. I prefer to use 27 lb seven-strand or 60 lb. mono about a foot long, and attach it straight to the jig. If you want to fish with bait for these guys, use a leader the same length with a single hook, like a 9174#2, live shrimp or live alewives are best, but they will also eat dead alewives and cigar minnows.

Most of the time you can see a school come by churning the surface. Usually the birds make their location very obvious. In the boat we run and look for activity,.....all you really have to do is slowly approach the school within casting range, it's best to stay outside of the drift,....sometimes with a fly rod I kill the motor to get a little closer.

Often we troll, trolling is the way to go when you can't find the birds. Troll the same lures with the same rods.

The Spanish Mackerel is a very good fish to eat, when you filet them just leave the skin on, this keeps their tender meat together while cooking.
Some people tell me it's kinda oily but, when you deep fry them in Mazola, who notices the oil....?
Sprinkle some garlic powder and black pepper on before rolling in a mixture of corn meal and flower.
Serve with a fresh hot pepper on the side!!!!!

Good Luck!!! Captain Fat Cat