In need of a winning dish to take to the tailgate? We know it can be hard to come up with unique recipes that aren’t too difficult to prepare from the back of your truck, but you’ve come to the right place. These simple and savory treats are excellent options to fill you up right before the big game!
Here are a few of our most effortless and tasty recipes to feast on before your favorite team plays:
Tailgating Recipe for BBQ Fans: Pulled Pork Baked Potatoes
Baked Potatoes are bound to make anyone pleasingly plump before the game takes off. This recipe from Adam McKenzie for Pulled Pork Baked Potatoes is one that allows you to simply unpack your ingredients and warm up your potatoes. You can have all your toppings ready before you leave the house! Featuring our Original Sauce.
Game-Day Recipe for Grilling: Grilled Street Corn Elote
Another Recipe that only requires grilling and toppings: Grilled Street Corn Elote. A crowd favorite when it comes to grilling, this side is perfect for the tailgate. Featuring our High Plains Heat Championship Seasoning.
Football Watch-Party Favorite BBQ Recipe: Slow Cooker Party Meatballs
These Slow Cooker Party Meatballs from our friend “The Speedy Spatula” are going to be the Tailgate winners. This classic party dish is one of our favorites because it’s quick and because everyone loves it. Don’t forget to bring the toothpicks! Featuring our Original Sauce.
Make These on Game Day: BBQ Ranch Chicken Bake
Here’s one that’s awesome if you’re looking to bring a dip to the game. Chrissy Taylor’s recipe for BBQ Chicken Bake is bound to please the people. It’s a perfect side to add, and it can even be made in a slow cooker! Featuring our Original Sauce.
Our Favorite Tailgating Wings Recipe: Beer Brined and Barbecued Buffalo Wings
We know what you’re thinking… We need more meat! These Beer Brined and Barbecued Buffalo Wings are the perfect solution to your need for grilled meat! Although they take a bit more preparation than our sides, they’re going to be worth the work! Featuring our Original BBQ Sauce and our Sweet & Spicy Championship Seasoning.
Game Day Cocktail: BBQ Michelada Cocktail
Last but not least, we’ve got a spicy drink you can prepare for your tailgating guests! Go French Yourself’s BBQ Michelada Cocktail is bound to be crowd pleaser. Featuring our Original Championship Seasoning, but you can always spice it up a little more with our High Plains Heat Championship Seasoning.
Don’t forget to load up on Head Country BBQ sauce, seasoning, and marinade before you start your cooking adventures. It might not hurt to pick up a Head Country hat or an apron, too—if you’re going to cook like a BBQ champion, why not look the part? Find us in a store near you with our store locater, or order online.