Still flavouring your baits with stinky old mackerel oil or worse..?
Well Irish pike guide Dave Mason reckon's vodka's just the tipple to tempt 'em - and he claims his results back up the boozy boast.
He's just told Angling Times the alcoholic edge has helped him nail a string of 30s. Story here.
Before you dismiss this one as a (hair of the...) shaggy dog story, it's not the first time we've heard this one at PAC towers.
A few years back, another well-known pike angler - who also hailed from Ireland - reckoned dosing baits with spirits helped disperse the oils in sea deads like herrings.