Time: 15 min
Cooking Time: 5 min
Salt (to taste)
pepper (to taste)
8 rattlesnake rounds (about 1/2-pound)
In a shallow bowl, lightly beat eggs.
In another shallow bowl, combine flour,
garlic powder, salt and pepper.
Rinse meat and pat dry.
Dip in egg and coast with flour
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?
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.
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