25 Tailgating Menus
This all-American spread will garner cheers from fellow fans and fuel game-day spirits. (Serves 8)
Our Easiest Fan Fare
Follow this game plan for delicious pregame grub, and watch guests huddle up near the food, whether you're at home or on campus (it's easily transportable!).
"If you want wider eyes and bigger smiles from fellow fans, include easy-to-fix homemade foods," says Nina Swan-Kohler, a native Missourian and a pro at football food. Thanks to Nina and reader Kate Blood (she sent us the deviled eggs) you'll have a powerful team of winning recipes. Nina's selections come from her book, Tailgates to Touchdowns: Fabulous Football Food, available at www.footballfood.net.
Arkansas Razorbacks® Menu
This menu features Razorback breakfast favorites for any tailgate or party.
Georgia Bulldogs® Menu
Get in the Bulldog spirit and use this menu to serve some of the tastiest treats to your fellow Dawg fans.
With a winning menu décor in your playbook, you can't help but throw a victorious party. (Serves 6)
Kentucky Wildcats® Menu
Wildcat fans will rave about these yummy delights. Let this menu treat you to a "Big Blue" victory!
Tennessee Volunteers® Menu
This menu features savory snacks and recipes for Volunteer fans looking for a tasty tailgate.
South Carolina Gamecocks® Menu
Get ready for game day Gamecock fans and rally around this menu for tasty tailgating treats.
Mississippi State Bulldogs® Menu
Mississippi State fans can kick off this football season with this mouth-watering menu of tasty Southern treats.
Game Day Buffet
Take a time out from standard delivery pizza and offer up these bite-size munchies at your next game day tailgate instead.
Auburn Tigers® Menu
This menu features favorite tailgating treats of die-hard Auburn Tiger fans.
With football season comes cool autumn breezes, packed stadiums, and a great excuse to entertain family and friends with these delicious dishes. Give ribs, glazed pecans, pesto dip with chips, and tea a try.
Gridiron Grub Menu
The crowd at your party may not agree on which team should win, but there's no doubt they'll all be fans of the spread you point them toward at halftime. The eats for the big event will score high with the gang without sending the cook into overtime. With a little planning, all your energy can go to the game. That's something to cheer about.
LSU Tigers® Menu
Tiger fans will definitely want to bring this menu with them to their favorite tailgating location!
Ole Miss Rebels® Menu
This menu features nothing but the best tailgating recipes for faithful Ole Miss fans.
Missouri Tigers® Menu
This menu features Tiger tailgating favorites.
Texas A&M Aggies® Menu
Treat your Aggie friends and family to a feast with this tasty tailgating menu.
Alabama Crimson Tide® Menu
This menu features classic recipes for a successful Crimson Tide tailgate.
Florida Gators® Menu
Savor this menu Florida fans and your tailgate will be the best in The Swamp.
Game-Day Munchies Menu
Make your home football headquarters. Treat guests to three new appetizers to perk up the usual spread of chips and dips. You can assemble the Louisiana Poppers and Bacon-Wrapped Almond-Stuffed Apricots up to a day ahead; then bake when ready to serve. The party will be a big win, no matter the final score.
Armchair Quarterback Menu
Whether lounging in your armchair, crowded on the couch, or perched on the edge of your seat, these tasty recipes are sure to make the call. Serve muffulettas, potato salad, and cookies as you huddle with spirited friends around the TV. Hope your team wins!
Vanderbilt Commodores® Menu
Vanderbilt fans have top-notch taste in food. Check out this menu for yummy ideas to serve at your tailgate!
Game-Day Lineup Menu
Inviting your friends over to watch the big game doesn't mean you have to stuff them with chips and beer. This mix-and-match menu tackles the call of high-fat snacks with a delicious eat-as-you-watch meal. Best of all, there are no time-outs for kitchen duty. You don't have to miss a minute of the game because the whole spread can be completed before kick-off. That's sure to score a touchdown.