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Fried Rattlesnake

Prep Time: 15 minCowboy Cooking Recipes from AlansKitchen.com
Cooking Time: 5 min

Ingredients:

  •    2  eggs

  •    1  cup all-purpose flour

  • 1/2  teaspoon garlic powder

  •        Salt (to taste)

  •        Freshly ground pepper (to taste)

  •    8  rattlesnake rounds (about 1/2-pound)

  •        Vegetable oil for frying

Directions:

  1. In a shallow bowl, lightly beat eggs.  In another shallow bowl, combine flour, garlic powder, salt and pepper.

  2. Rinse meat and pat dry.  Dip in egg and coast with flour mixture.

  3. To a large skillet, add 2-inches of oil.  Heat oil to 375 F. or until 1-inch bread cube turns golden brown in 40 seconds.  Drop meat into hot oil.  Cook until golden brown.  Drain on pepper towels.

Cowboy Did U Know?
As English-speaking traders and settlers expanded westward, English and Spanish traditions, language and culture merged to some degree.  Before the Mexican-American War in 1848, New England merchants who traveled by ship to California encountered both hacendados and vaqueros, trading manufactured goods for the hides and tallow produced from vast cattle ranches. 

American traders along what later became known as the Santa Fe Trail had similar contacts with vaquero life.  Starting with these early encounters, the lifestyle and language of the vaquero began a transformation which merged with English cultural traditions and produced what became known in American culture as the "cowboy".

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