Feature

10 ways to win at tailgating

Who cares if you can't talk football? Just show up with one of these delicious dishes and you'll be the most popular person there.

No idea what NFL actually stands for? Can't name a college football team to save your life? No sweat. Show up with with an herby corn salad in creamy dressing, zippy sweet-hot jerk chicken skewers, or a lemony plum cake. Keep your mouth full and your friends will be none the wiser.

Crispy spice-brined pecans by AntoniaJames

Pancetta slaw with chili-lime vinaigrette by checker

Tomato salad with corn, summer squash, and roasted onions by Merrill Stubbs

Jerk chicken kebabs by sdebrango

Tailgate paella by North Country Rambler

Grilled skirt steak with greek salsa by thirschfeld

New England lobster rolls with lemon chive mayonnaise by Sonali aka the Foodie Physician

Dilled, crunchy sweet-corn salad with buttermilk dressing by creamtea

Roberto Santibañez' classic guacamole by Genius Recipes

Banana, coconut, chocolate chip snack cake by ATG117


More from Food52...


This article originally appeared on Food52.com
: 10 Recipes for a Tailgate.

Recommended

What experts say about keeping your pets cool this summer
A French bulldog.
Briefing

What experts say about keeping your pets cool this summer

6 captivating homes in the North Carolina Research Triangle
House
Feature

6 captivating homes in the North Carolina Research Triangle

The Week contest: Payola art
A painting.
Feature

The Week contest: Payola art

The week's best parenting advice: June 28, 2022
A clock.
Parenting advice

The week's best parenting advice: June 28, 2022

Most Popular

Rogan says he's declined interviews with Trump: 'I don't want to help him'
Joe Rogan
not invited

Rogan says he's declined interviews with Trump: 'I don't want to help him'

Joey Chestnut body slams animal-rights protester, wins hot dog eating contest
Joey Chestnut
hot diggity dog

Joey Chestnut body slams animal-rights protester, wins hot dog eating contest

Theaters ban teens in suits from Minions after viral TikTok meme
Minions: The Rise of Gru
suit up

Theaters ban teens in suits from Minions after viral TikTok meme