Red Rock Rattlesnake Chili

"40 years of refinement brings you the best dang chili you ever ate! It doesn't require rattlesnakes, but if you got some, go for it!"

Prep Time


Cook Time

2hr at least

Paired With

Main Protein



Beef, fine cubed, pork, fine cubed, snake if you got it 3 lbs


1)Dice large onion, yellow

Chop 12 lb bacon

Sauteed in large chili pot10 minutes

Add 3 lbs diced meat. Cook til browned

Add 1 can tomato sauce

Add 2 cans petite diced tomatoes 

Now seasoning:

3 tbsp molasses

4 tbsp chili powder

2 tbsp salt

2 tbsp cumin

2 tbsp brown sugar

1 dash liquid smoke, for the campfire effect

As many diced hot peppers as you can stand, I like jalapenos, but others will do fine.

Simmer 2 hours, or until the 2nd football game starts

Serve with:

Extra diced peppers

Extra diced onion

Crumbles queso fresco (Mexican fresh cheese)

Sour cream to tame the heat!

And of course, lots of Black Box Cabernet!