Score a Touchdown with these 11 Best Tailgating Recipes

Tailgating season has arrived and it’s time to start planning your menu. Here in Texas, we take our football very seriously, but we also take pride in our game day eats too. Whether you prefer to celebrate with low n’ slow Texas-Style smoked brisket or prepare less-fuss finger foods, we’ve got the perfect recipes for you.

Score a Touchdown with our 11 best tailgating recipes with beef.

Looking for more game day ideas? Check out our Make your own Trail Mix Bar or 10 Appetizers for the Big Game.

Friday Night Lights Frito Pie

Make every night feel like Friday night with this delicious Frito Pie recipe. 

Smoked Brisket

Make classic, Texas-smoked brisket with this pitmaster-approved recipe.

Roasted Poblano Burger with Pepper Jack Cheese

This pepper jack poblano burger is simple, delicious and perfect for every occasion.

Beef Pinwheels

Looking for an easy and impressive appetizer recipe? Look no further than these delicious and simple beef pinwheels.

BBQ “Nachos”

Game Day is not complete without these beefy waffle fry nachos.

Sirloin Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers

Fire up the grill! These sirloin wrapped jalapeño poppers are perfect for a backyard cookout.

Sweet and Smoky Steak Sandwich

You’ll never look at a sandwich the same way after trying this Sweet and Smoky Steak Sandwich.

Brisket Stuffed Poblano with Queso

These Brisket Stuffed Poblanos will send you straight to the end zone!

Tex Mex Queso with Grilled Steak

Make restaurant quality queso at home with this beefed up recipe.

Air Fryer Nacho Cheese Meatballs

Upgrade your snack game with these nacho cheese meatballs. Make this easy recipe in just 20 minutes with an air fryer!

Brazilian Beef and Cheese Sliders

It’s not game day without beefy sliders. This Brazilian recipe is sure to win over your friends and family.