Tailgating Buds and Brews


One of the best parts of football is the FOOD eating and day DRINKING! Being able to be apart of that at the actual stadium is amazing. Sometimes you go in to watch the game… aaaaand others you just socialize and watch/listen to is in the parking lot!There’s a million recipes for food and booze to bring to the the table, but I think I found more than just pigs in a blanket! Or a homemade cheese ball! Here are some of the most unique ideas that now are a must-have. GAME ON!

Game Day Kickasserole

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Golf Beer Pong

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Clingks – Beer and Football Themed

Life Is Brewtiful

Order a set today with these great sassy sayings! Drink markers for your beer-loving tailgating-buds! Get ’em here!

Hilarious and sassy craft beer themed glass tags from Clingks drink markers. Only $9.99 for a set of 12.

That’s Beerific

Want more amusement beer drink labels! We got ’em here!

Funny static cling beer markers from Clingks.com

Pick Your Own Football Team Colors

Here is where you can actually pick your team colors! Or your rival team colors? Sure! Order here!

Customize your football set with your own sayings!

To add a little more flavor, here is where you can chose your own saying for just $2 buck more! What a deal! Get them ordered for game day here!

Apple Pie Jello Shots

The weather is cooling down, and apple pie in jello form mixed with vodka sound just like what all of us need 🙂 The recipe for these tasty morsels are below!

What you need:

  • 1 cup Water
  • 2 cups Apple Cider (non alcoholic)
  • 2 envelopes Unflavored Gelatin (.5oz Knox in a can)
  • 1 cup Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey
  • ½ cup Crown Royal Apple

How to make it:

  • Bring water and cider to a boil
  • Mix in gelatin, stir until dissolved. Then remove from heat until completely cooled
  • add Fireball and Crown to the mix
  • Pour into little you want to serve them in!
  • Enjoy!
Cowboy Bean Dip Crack

This delicious dip can be made in large or small quantities.. just don’t forget the tortilla or pita chips! See the recipe below 🙂

What you need:

  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/3 cup sugar (see notes)
  • 1/3 cup white wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 pound Roma tomatoes, seeded and diced
  • 1 (15 ounce) can black-eyed peas, drained and rinsed
  • 1 (15 ounce) can black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 (11 ounce) can super sweet corn, drained (see notes)
  • 1 red onion, diced
  • 1/2 cup diced green bell pepper
  • 1/2 cup diced red bell pepper
  • 1 cup chopped cilantro (from 1 bunch)

How to make it:

  • Mix together the olive oil, sugar, vinegar, chili powder, salt
  • Add the tomatoes, peas, beans, corn, onion, peppers
  • Add the cilantro on top, and chill covered for about an hour
  • Indulge!
Boozey Chocolate Brownies

Need I say more? Maybe.. is there more!!?? Check out how to make these below!

What you need:

  • A box of brownie mix with caramel sauce (plus their ingredient list.. mine was 1 egg and 1/3 cup oil and 1/3 cup water)
  • Sub out that icky water the box asks for with WHISKEY!!
  • Mix the brownie batter, and put in muffin times or a pan
  • While it bakes, mix a couple of tablespoons more of that WHISKEY into the caramel sauce it came with
  • Drizzle on top when those bad boys are hot and oozey-boozey!
  • Drink responsibly!

What are your tailgating ideas!?

Stay Inspired!
nicole longendyke