Calling all college football fans, fanatics, and foodies—it's time to start planning your championship tailgate. These tasty tailgate treasures will have every fan agreeing on one thing this game: It's the food before the game that scores big! No matter how the game goes this year, everyone will feel like winners with the following tailgate recipes.
These walking tacos will have everyone talking. The ingredients transform a bag of chips into a taco in a bag! No plates, no bowls, no dishes to clean up! Just incredible, customizable tacos your friends, family, and football fans will love! The whole concept is that these are tacos on the run…or walk. You’re free to roam around the lot, play a round of corn-hole, or watch the game without being tied down to a table. The perfectly portable, no fuss, no mess meal.
Spicy Smoked Ribs
As if you needed another excuse to focus on the food, this recipe also requires no utensils or plates. It's the perfect snack loved by even the most seasoned tailgater on the lot. Melt-in-your-mouth and fall-off-the-bone, slow cooked spicy ribs. This recipe is smoky, juicy, delicious and pairs well with our Spicy Mesquite Barbecue Sauce. Legendary for bold, spicy flavor as big as the trophy. A guaranteed fan favorite for every team!
A sweet spin on a bbq classic, these kebabs are easy to make, serve and even easier to eat. This no mess and one handed snack is a perfect way to celebrate kickoff, and keep your gloves on this winter. A savory glaze of soy and Schultz's BBQ provides the perfect balance of sweetness and saltiness to these chicken kabobs. Sprinkled with a tangy, crunchy topping, they'll be a guaranteed, tasty timeout for everyone.
Pro Tip: Shake on some Schultz's original rub to give your kebabs an added kick of sweet and spicy seasonings.
Sweet Heat Grilled Wings
Buffalo wings are the quintessential tailgating party food of all time. With so many ways to customize the flavors, texture, and temperature of your wings, there's a reason this no utensil snack has been a fan favorite since 1964. Make them as hot as you want them! If you're looking for more of a mild wing, try our tequila lime wings.
Baked Buffalo Cauliflower Bites
Try adding a plant-based dish to your next tailgate to welcome everyone's pallet. These crispy baked cauliflower bites are a great plant-based substitution for buffalo wings! Battered, seasoned, slathered in gourmet hot sauce and baked in the oven until perfectly crispy, they deliver all of the flavor of fried buffalo chicken wings in a lighter, but equally tasty appetizer or main dish! Perfect for any fan in your group who might have dietary restrictions. Pair with a side of cool ranch dressing and make sure you've got plenty of napkins for these sticky and saucy bites.
Spicy Spinach Artichoke Dip
Warm or cold, cheesy or creamy, spicy or sweet everyone expects a good quality dip at a tailgate. It's the staple appetizer next to the wings on the table. Dips are an all-around
a great addition because they can flavor a variety of foods, from crunchy chips, or fries and onion rings, to healthy snacks like carrot sticks or cut pepper slices.
This spicy spinach artichoke dip is is a guaranteed fan favorite, far and wide across the tailgate lot. A creamy dish with a modern twist (and kick) from Schultz's original rub. Serve it with a variety of different sides to satisfy everyones cravings from carrots, cubes of bread, chips, and more. The possibilities are endless, and certifiably delicious! We recommend doubling up on the recipe, because it will be gobbled up...and quick!