Touchdown-Worthy Tailgate Recipes

Whether you're a football fanatic or just there for the food, our tailgate grub guide will have you ready, set, and hyped for every game day gathering this season. We've got everything you need to fuel your crowd's team spirit--from the must-have classic chili recipes to fresh vegetarian and vegan twists on tailgating favorites.

Editors' Picks

100 Top Tailgating Dips and Appetizers
These easy tailgating recipes mix and match easily so that you can create the perfect game day menu.
5-Ingredient Tailgate Appetizers
Reduce your game-day stress with these easy, 5-ingredient appetizers and enjoy all of the tailgating festivities.
Breakfast at the Tailgate
Don’t let an early football game cramp your tailgating style.
20+ Tailgating Recipes for Chilly Days
Our most comforting recipes are sure to keep you warm while you cheer on your favorite team. 
Our Best Easy Tailgating Desserts
The only thing sweeter than these easy treats is a win from your team. 

Inspiration and Ideas

Tiny Tailgating Treats
These fantastic game-day foods are perfect for bringing everyone together around the snack table.
The Essential Tailgating Recipes
We've consulted with the experts and they agree: These are the recipes that no successful tailgate party should be without.

Vegan Queso

Rating: 3 stars

This creamy and dreamy queso dip is something that even the greatest non-vegans will appreciate.