Tailgating Recipes

The Great Tailgate!

It's the great tailgate! Feed your friends and fellow fans with these fab, fun food ideas for the big game.


Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents Recipe

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents

By Annamaria Settanni McDonald
These are so good and simple. I sometimes with even add a cup of sharp cheddar...
Bacon Swirls Recipe

Bacon Swirls

By Leslie Holt
These make a GREAT appetizer! Easy to make, and quickly gone!
Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza Recipe

Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza

By Elizabeth Lancaster
I fell in love with the chicken bacon ranch pizza at Papa Johns, but it was...
Honey Barbecue Chicken Sandwiches Recipe

Honey Barbecue Chicken Sandwiches

By Heather Trice
This recipe is easy to double or even triple if making to serve a larger crowd....
Smoky Chicken Tacos/scoops Recipe

Smoky Chicken Tacos/Scoops

By Echo Day
These started out as smoky chicken tacos, using leftovers from a rotisserie chicken, but ended up...
Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe

Buffalo Chicken Dip

By Jessie Adams
This is a great hit at parties...serve or bring it one time, and people will keep...
Irish Nachos Recipe

Irish Nachos

By Linda P
This is really different. Great taste. Everyone always seems to really like it.
Buffalo Wings Sauce Recipe

Buffalo Wings Sauce

By Gary Hancq
For years I thought they called them Buffalo Wings because they were Bold and Mean. Then found...
Crab-artichoke Dip Recipe

Crab-Artichoke Dip

By Nicole Darty
A co-worker brought an extra dish of this into the office a few months back and...
Rattlesnake Eggs Recipe

Rattlesnake Eggs

By Dayna Chezem
These are like poppers if you have never had them and if you have had them...
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches Recipe

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

By Nelda Carnley
I made this last night for the first time. Not even sure were I got this...
Chicken Taquitos Recipe

Chicken Taquitos

By stephanie sorbie
I list these as an appetizer but can be a main dish served with spanish rice...
Buckeye Dip Recipe

Buckeye Dip

By Kathy McNutt
Tasted this at a Ohio State Tailgate Party and loved it! Made a few adaptations and...
Buffalo Chicken Sliders Recipe

Buffalo Chicken Sliders

By Tawni Drmola
These are super easy to make, and you can adjust the heat to your liking, my...
Sausage Wonton Stars Recipe

Sausage Wonton Stars

By Lynn Zak
One of our favorite appetizers! Impressive but easy!
Mexican Pinwheels Recipe

Mexican Pinwheels

By Thea Pappalardo
This is a great appetizer to bring to a party because the hostess does not...
Ranchero Layer Dip Recipe

Ranchero Layer Dip

By Melissa Snow
One neighbor refers to this dip as the "everything but the kitchen sink dip." You...
Spinach Cheese Bars Recipe

Spinach Cheese Bars

By Nancy Clemens
An employee I worked with brought this recipe in one day and I fell in love...
Island Teriyaki Tiki Chicken Bites Recipe

Island Teriyaki Tiki Chicken Bites

By Jeanette Nelson
Asian food is one of my family favorites. So is this delicious appetizer recipe, which captures...
Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas Recipe

Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas

By Matthew Worley
I have made Buffalo Chicken Wing dip for years now for tailgates and parties. I...
Quarterback Sacks Recipe

Quarterback Sacks

By Kim Dixon
A great way to use left over chicken salad