Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Get ready for game day

Score big at your tailgate party with our crowd-pleasing recipes for game day drinks, dips, sandwiches and desserts. Find all the delicious recipes you need for your tailgating feast.

Serve these dishes and no matter which team wins, your friends will leave happy.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Spicy Bean Dip

This dish was made for tailgating. The layers of cream cheese, black beans and shredded cheese are the ideal addition to crunchy tortilla chips.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Slow-Cooker Barbecue Beef Sandwiches

If you want to take these up a notch, serve with your favorite creamy coleslaw on soft pretzel buns.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Beer Dip

This beer dip is a little salty and is the perfect accompaniment for beer, of course. It couldn't be easier, with a mix of cream cheese, ranch salad dressing mix and cheddar cheese as well as beer.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Cheeseburger Bloody Mary

Yes, that's right. This is a bloody mary garnished with an actual miniature cheeseburger, complete with sweet cherry peppers and bread and butter pickle chips. It's a meal and a drink. And is guaranteed to make your tailgate party something to remember.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Bourbon Peach Cocktail

On those unseasonably warm game days, opt for this Bourbon Peach Cocktail. It oozes delicious Southern charm and features two regional favorites - bourbon and peaches.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Sweet Potato Chips

There's nothing like homemade potato chips - unless it's homemade sweet potato chips. Serve these alone or with a sandwich on game day.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Peanut Butter Hummus

Here's a new spin on hummus, with the addition of peanut butter giving it a Thai-flavor boost. Serve with cucumber dippers and avoid that carby bread.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Spicy Sweet Deviled Eggs

Make these extra special with a chive garnish to resemble footballs. The addition of mango chutney adds appeal to this classic snack.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

Chocolate Chip Cookies

There's a good reason everyone makes chocolate chip cookies. And that's because everyone loves them. Portable and perfect for tailgating.

Top 10 Ultimate Tailgate Recipes

S'mores Fudge Bars

Easier than making individual s'mores over a fire pit is this pan of fudgy bars with a thick layer of buttery graham crackers, a chocolate filling and homemade toasted marshallows on top.

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