Tailgating Recipes to Take Your Party Up a Notch Published on September 12, 2016 This month kicks off football season and with that comes a glorious season of brisket, chili, and sweet treats eaten among family, friends, and fellow sports fans. Take your tailgate up a notch with these mouthwatering tailgating recipes we found. Charleston Cheese Dip Give your tailgaters something to sink their chips into (or toasted rounds!) with this scrumptious recipe adapted by the Food Network from Trisha Yearwood. Cheese, bacon, and cayenne pepper – is your mouth watering yet? Alton’s Meatball Sandwiches If you want to take your sandwich game up a notch, take a look at these hearty meatball sandwiches. Beef, oregano, veal, and spaghetti sauce? Your party will be in paradise. Cheddar Bacon Ranch Pulls Easy to make and a fan favorite! Load the bread with cheese and bacon, drip in butter and ranch dressing mix and you’ll be the tailgate favorite.Best Brownies Quick and to the point – bake the best brownies for your party. These frosted goodies are perfect for your sweet tooth while you’re out rooting for your team. Pumpkin Bars Classics are always a hit, but if you want to take your tailgate to the next level and add a little spice, arrive with a batch of pumpkin bars to get your people in the fall spirit.