From the World Series to the Super Bowl to a concert in the park, there’s hardly anything that’s more American than a tailgate party. These types of gatherings, however, aren’t just about the big game or the performance; they’re about coming together with family and friends for an evening (or even an entire day) full of cheering, laughter, and most importantly, scrumptious food and drink. If you’re looking to boost your own tailgate-hosting game, check out these featured recipes straight from the arsenals of the Scenic City’s expert entertainers.
Photography by Rich and Heather Smith
“I’m not sure we’ve ever brought any of this dip home with us when we bring it to a party! The fresh, colorful toppings with the flavorful hearty filling always make for a crowd favorite. Everyone loves it!” – Rich Smith, East Brainerd