Best Food for Tailgating This Football Season

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Make your tailgate a hit with these dishes

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Hot dogs and burgers are essentials at your tailgate party.

The best foods for tailgating doesn’t require lots of work to consume. When you’re eating in a parking lot, you want something that that doesn’t cause much fuss. Your friends won’t be able to wait to get their hands on spicy Buffalo wings, and black bean dip is always a hit at tailgates.

The best food for tailgating also doesn’t require much effort to throw together. If you’re looking forward to tailgating this football season and need a few dishes to try, we’ve got you covered.

Black Bean Salsa Dip

Black bean dip is easy to make ahead of the tailgate, and it’s a little healthier for those watching what they eat. It’s also a great choice for any vegans and vegetarians joining your tailgate party.

Click here for the Black Bean Salsa Dip recipe.

Crock Pot Queso

We love the cheesy, gooey goodness of queso. The chunky, cold queso from a jar? Not so much. Make queso in your Crock-Pot to ensure proper creaminess with minimal effort. Leave the slow cooker on low to keep the cheese dip melty and warm throughout your tailgate.

Click here for the Crock Pot Queso Blanco recipe.

Jalapeño Poppers

Jalapeño poppers are a spicy, creamy snack sure to please your tailgate guests. Add a little bacon and you have a recipe you’ll be making all football season long.

Click here for the Bacon Jalapeño Poppers recipe.

Potato Skins

At your next tailgate, toss around the old pigskin with one of these potato skins in hand.

Click here for the Potato Skins recipe.

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