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.


Deep Fried Onion Balls With Cajun Ranch Sauce

By Kathy Sills
I wanted to try something different instead of a plain onion ring! So I came up...

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents

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

Crab-Artichoke Dip

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

Spinach Cheese Bars

By Nancy Clemens
An employee I worked with brought this recipe in one day and I fell in love...

Bacon-Horseradish Chip Dip

By Laura Harrison
This is our family dip recipe. We have it at every family gathering, and it's just...

Bacon Swirls

By Leslie Holt
These make a GREAT appetizer! Easy to make, and quickly gone!

Loaded Potatoes Grill Style

By Kyle Fugate
My husband loves to grill. He doesn't wait for warm weather either. He has been known...

Marv's Meatballs

By Marvin Beachler
I wanted to make a meatball recipe out of readily available items that was really easy...

Bacon Cheeseburger Queso Dip

By sherry monfils
Oh my, do men seem to love this dip! It's meaty and cheesy and w/ bacon?...

Cracker Jacks Gone Wild!

By Sue Adame
This is our movie night favorite! I admit I tend to overindulge, but cannot help myself....

Foodchickie's Favorite Onion Dip (from Scratch)

By Jenni James
I absolutely love Onion Dip, and finding one that is made of fresh ingredients is a...

Mini Sliders Burgers and Special Sauce

By Brenda-Lee Barajas
These sliders are soooooo good. I never want to eat a regular burger. I have four...

Kickin' Guacamole, YUMMY!

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

Buffalo Chicken Mini Bites

By Ronna Farley
These snacks are perfect for any sports party! They are quick-as-a-wink to prepare and are crisp...

Jamie's Chorizo Sausage Poppers

By jamie Beecham
These poppers make a great dish for snacking while watching the game on tv or tailgate...

Nested Potato Skins

By Melissa Sperka
Potato skins are always a favorite appetizer to serve at parties and events. Sometimes,...

Horseradish Cheddar Pub Cheese

By stephanie tate
We love the pub cheese at Trader Joe's but didn't want to drive to get it...

Mexican Pinwheels

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

Buckeye Dip

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

Irish Nachos

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

Stiff Arm Stuffed Mushrooms

By Pat McCracken
Some you are probably wondering about my recipe titles. I am in the process of...

Sausage Wonton Stars

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

Sloppy Giuseppe Sliders

By Lisa Speer
A twist on classic Sloppy Joes, these delicious (and not so sloppy) Italian-style mini-sandwiches are a...

Fried Cheese Balls

By Pam T
This is a recipe I discovered through "Relish" Restaurant in GA. I just had to figure...
12 Restaurant-Style Fried Rice Recipes

12 Restaurant-Style Fried Rice Recipes


Make restaurant-style fried rice at home! It may sound and look intimidating, but preparing fried rice is quite simple. A great way to use leftover white rice, too. From chicken fried rice to vegetable fried rice to fried rice with egg, these recipes will have your family thinking you ordered takeout.

20 Tailgating at Home Recipes

20 Tailgating at Home Recipes


Game day is different this year. Most fans cannot gather in the parking lot before the game to enjoy food (and some friendly trash talk) with friends and family. Even though watching the team in person may not be an option for everyone, we can still cheer them on from home – and enjoy ALL […]

23 Honey Recipes to Make ASAP

23 Honey Recipes to Make ASAP


We love the sweet addition honey adds to our favorite recipes. Honey has the power to balance out spice, upgrade our favorite bread recipes, sweeten up ham, and take fried chicken to a whole new level – honey is your new favorite condiment. Scroll down for some inspired honey dishes that are sure to sing […]