I was on the water @ 9:00 a.m. this morning and was only on the water 10 minutes and BAM !!! 20 1/2 in. Rainbow and 9 1/2 in. girth and just under 4 lbs. Then 1 hr. later BAM !!! 21 in. Cutbow 11 in. girth and over 4 lbs.
Gotta love NP. And yes they are going in a Brine for over 24 hrs. And then smoked with 2 different wood chips for 4 hrs. On the Traeger !!!
Comes out like fish candy.