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The Great Tailgate! Recipes

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

A platter of Smoky Chicken Tacos.

Smoky Chicken Tacos/scoops

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By Echo Day
These started out as smoky chicken tacos, using leftovers from a rotisserie chicken, but ended ...
(9 ratings)
Three Texas Tamale Balls on a plate.

Texas Tamale Balls

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By Mary Lou Ivy
This is one of my husband's favorite appetizers. You can adjust the spices to suit ...
(3 ratings)
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken sandwiches.

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

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By Nelda Carnley
I made this last night for the first time. Not even sure where I got ...
(25 ratings)
Slice of Hoagie Bake with marinara sauce on the side.

Hoagie Bake

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By Kathy Cromer
I serve this with our favorite pizza sauce for dipping!
(11 ratings)
A bowl of Crab-Artichoke Dip with pita chips.

Crab-artichoke Dip

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By Nicole Darty
A co-worker brought an extra dish of this into the office a few months back ...
(13 ratings)
A platter of Crispy Sticky Oven Hot Wings.

Crispy Sticky Oven Hot Wings

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By Stephanie Rudy
My husband and kids love these wings. They are really good! I always double the ...
(14 ratings)
A bowl of Black-Eyed Peas Dip with crackers.

Black-eyed Peas Dip

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By Andy Rubini
This black-eyed peas dip is a family favorite. Great for game nights as well as ...
(5 ratings)
Bowl of Chili Con Queso with tortilla chips.

Chili Con Queso

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By Sue Stone
Quick and easy cheese dip that is a family favorite. I often double the ...
(3 ratings)
A platter of Tamale Balls.

Tamale Balls

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By Stacey Lawson
Whenever we have a get together, I am asked to bring tamale balls. Here in ...
(21 ratings)
Bowl of Super Bowl Award Winning Chili with shredded cheese.

Super Bowl Award Winning Chili Beans

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By Joyce Newman
My personal recipe for spicy chili beans won a "Chili Cook-Off" at a Super Bowl ...
(14 ratings)
Hot Hero Sandwich on a plate with chips.

Hot Hero Sandwiches

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By Laura Yoder
These sandwiches are great when you're entertaining a crowd. They can be made ahead and ...
(4 ratings)
Italian Meatball Subs or Sliders with melted cheese.

Italian Meatball Subs Or Sliders

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By Tiphane Fleming
These meatballs require no bread crumbs, yet they are still firm and full of meaty ...
(5 ratings)
Bacon Cheeseburger Queso in a bowl with tortilla chips.

Bacon Cheeseburger Queso Dip

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By Sherry Monfils
Oh my, do people seem to love this dip! It's meaty and cheesy and with ...
(6 ratings)
A platter of Mexican Pinwheels.

Mexican Pinwheels

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By Thea Pappalardo
This is a great appetizer to bring to a party because the hostess does not ...
(23 ratings)
Buffalo Chicken Dip ready to be served.

Buffalo Chicken Dip

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By Jessie Adams
This is a great hit at parties...serve or bring it one time, and people will ...
(19 ratings)
A platter of Spring Rolls.

Spring Rolls (my Mother's Recipe)

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By Darla Mays
My mom made this while I was growing up. She'd make a big batch of ...
(4 ratings)
Pizza Dip ready to serve with toasted bread.

Pizza Dip

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By Joelle Johnson
This is a very easy and delicious dip. I always come home with an empty ...
(4 ratings)
Exotic Five Spice Chicken Wings on a platter.

Exotic Five Spice Chicken Wings

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By Barbara Miller
Wait until you sink your teeth into these wings! They are sweet, salty, spicy, gooey... ...
(4 ratings)
A platter of Tater Tot Nacho Supreme.

Tater Tot Nacho Supreme

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By Pam Penisten
To my loving Husband. Who loves to try new flavors like me!!
(3 ratings)
A platter of Pulled Pork Nachos.

Pulled Pork Nachos

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By Tonya Conca
My friends love it when I make this for any football or hockey game. Hope ...
(1 rating)
A platter of Homemade Pigs in a Blanket.

Homemade Pigs In A Blanket

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By Diane C.
In honor of National Hot Dog Day, I wanted to make hot dogs for dinner, ...
(1 rating)
Tiffany's Chicken Nachos with melted cheese.

Tiffany's Chicken Nachos

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By Tiffany Young
Very good everyone loves them! Let me know how your family likes the best nachos ...
(2 ratings)
A platter of Garlic Parmesan Wings.

Garlic Parmesan Wings

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By Mandy Bidwell
MMMMMMMMM! One word!
(2 ratings)
A bowl of Kickin' Guacamole.

Kickin' Guacamole, Yummy!

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By Missy Wimpelberg
This is the best guacamole I have ever tried. If you like your guacamole with ...
(16 ratings)