Fishing for carp on the peas became very popular these days. Fresh peas has an attractive fish aroma and taste. But with proper preparation each grain of peas it turns out the necessary hardness and the carp just can’t resist him.
Important when fishing for carp on peas is that the use of such tooling will cut the bite of fish weighing less than 0.5 kg (fish smaller just can’t swallow a pea). And carp fishing is very important, because sometimes you need to bait on a hook waiting for the fish more than five hours, and no one wants this fish was a small carp.
Fishing for carp on the peas can be done in different types of snap-ins. The majority of anglers use the peas as bait for catching carp on the float rod, but some still use it when fishing for carp on the Donk. The success of fishing affects not one factor. Not least is the choice of bait and its preparation. Other baits you can read the article: tips for carp fishing.
Purchase peas for carp fishing
Characteristics and properties of peas as bait depend on its type. Better to use the fresh pea harvest. Such peas can be determine easy, just squeeze it with your fingers, the pea needs to change the shape, but not collapse. This can only mean one thing – a fresh crop, he has a good plasticity and softness. Dry peas should be selected taking into account the fact that they must be with wrinkles. When soaking the peas will swell up and the wrinkles will get straightened out, and when cooked, they will not give the skins to burst.
It is best to buy peas in a pod. The angler that uses peas as bait and lure at the same time, in active and frequent fishing of the season enough of this bag of peas (30 kg). Special requirements for the room where it will be stored there, so quite suitable for garage, basement or storage room.
How to soak peas for carp fishing?
Cooking peas is in the process of soaking other grains, few nozzles are also. After this procedure, peas increases the volume. And in the process of cooking the peas gradually become soft, which is very good for carp.
I want to give you a few option for soaking the peas for carp fishing.
- The first method – soak peas in cold water, can be applied to young and old (last year’s crop) peas. Nothing complicated here, just filled the peas with water in proportion 1: 3 (1 part peas to 3 parts water). Many say that you need to use the water of the pond where it will be fishing for carp on the peas, but my personal experience shows that it does not really matter. While soaking, you will see that the particles of peas or husk will start to rise up, they need to be removed. You need to soak at least 6 hours, better to leave the peas in water overnight.
- The second method is soaking the peas in boiling water. As in the previous method, 1 part peas to pour 3 parts water, not cold, and boiling water. After two hours, the peas swell and peas you can cook.
How to cook peas for carp fishing?
Undoubtedly, every fisherman has their own fishing secrets, which applies to cooked peas. Fishing for carp on peas often requires two preparation nozzle.
The first method – cooking the peas in the pan. The cooking time of peas in an enamelled saucepan can range from 50 minutes to 2 hours, while the full readiness of the pea depends on the age and varieties of plants. It is best if the pan is completely filled with peas (for the cover). In this case, the grain will remain intact. Once the water reached boiling point, reduce the heat to minimum level. The bait is ready once it is soft, fine grain.
The second method is cooking chickpeas in a pressure cooker. As you can tell from the title, thanks to the pressure cooker you can save a significant portion of time spent on cooking peas. On the basis of the power pressure cooker, cooking time bait can take anywhere from 20 to 50 minutes. Anglers determine the cooking time based on the characteristics of the pressure cooker, peas and own preferences in the hardness of the lure. Fill the pressure cooker with the peas to the top is impossible, so you need to put grain in the stocking top and place the top of the stone. This will keep grain integrity.
How to dry peas for carp fishing?
Once ready, the bait is good to dry. After all, fishing for carp on peas will bring the desired result only when you use a soft and dry peas. Such consistency can only be achieved by drying properly cooked beans. For proper drying, the peas must be spread evenly on the blanket or the carpet. In connection with sudden change of temperature, the peas on cooling becomes solid, but at the same time and loose. If you digest peas, it needs longer to dry. After drying, the pea is placed in a bag which is knotted after or in a bucket, pan, the main thing that capacity you can close the lid.
Ways of draping peas for carp fishing
If you plan to stick with whole grain, peas directly on the hook, you need to pay attention to some factors. During the mounting of peas on the hook to find in the seed spot (a peephole). After you need to break through this eye stinger hook. This move allows us to leave the grain intact. Many recommend to open the sting of the hook, others are against it, but it’s already by you. If you notice that the carp is passive and accurate, it is recommended to hide the stinger hook in the pea. Examples of mounting the peas are shown in Fig.
Peas for carp fishing: recipes
Peas is a very popular vegetable bait for carp fishing. Apply it on the hair just on a regular hook. For fishing use different kinds of beans: white, green and gray. Fishing will be successful if You prepare properly peas.
Recipe No. 1
The first thing is to soak in water the peas to the state, as it swells, poglavlje 1 teaspoon of baking soda per liter of water. Now put the soaked peas in a fabric pouch. You need to tie the bag and put in a pot so that he was in the water column and does not touch the bottom under any circumstances. Use water in which You soaked the peas. Put the saucepan on the hob and turn the hob on, and now need to monitor the readiness of every 15 minutes. Pea seeds should not crack, and they should be soft and dense.
Recipe No. 2
In salted water soak the peas for 20 hours. After falling asleep pea seeds in a pot with clean water, put on fire and wait for the water to boil. When water reaches a boil, adjust the container in more capacity. Then continue to cook in a water bath for from 1 to 1.5 hours. Peas, prepared according to this recipe it is better to use on the hook. Peas, made according to this recipe will be kept long.
Recipe No. 3
Soak the peas before swelling, after continue to cook in the water where they cooked initially. Before the mixture comes to a boil you need to add per liter of water 100 g of milk and 0.5 tablespoons of baking soda. The peas placed in a cloth bag soaked in any flavour, and now you can go with him fishing.
Recipe No. 4
Pour the Cup of peas in the thermos and add boiling water in ratio of 1:2. Next you need to add a teaspoon of baking soda and any flavoring of Your choice. Thermos now need to close and leave to infuse for 5-6 hours. This recipe reminds one of the recipes cooking barley.
Recipe No. 5
Take the average cloth bag, fill it a third of the seeds of peas last year. The bag filled with peas, soaked in water 6 to 8 hours. Next, begin to cook pea seeds 1.5-2 hours. Now after all the procedures put grain in a sieve and roll them in hemp or sunflower oil.
These cooking tips will help You in a time when not feeding. You should choose one of the presented method, it is for Your fishing.