Kick-Butt Kickoff Fare

Kick-Butt Kickoff Fare

Food fit for the toughest of tailgating crowds

Don’t get stuck making stuffy tailgating fare this football season: It’s time wasted when you could be talking smack about the other team. These recipes are low-fuss and make-ahead so you can fill up before kickoff and still have time to apply face paint.

Vegetarian Pelau–Stuffed Peppers
Vegetarian Pelau–Stuffed Peppers
Even the carnivores will sneak a few bites.

Cabbage and Carrot Herbed Slaw
Cabbage and Carrot Herbed Slaw
No mayo, tons of flavor, and it tastes better if you make it the day before.

Pulled Jerk Chicken Sandwiches
Pulled Jerk Chicken Sandwiches
A Caribbean classic piled on a deli roll makes for a perfect game-day recipe.

Grilled Coconut-Apple Crisp
Grilled Coconut-Apple Crisp
Throw this dessert on the grill while the pregame festivities get rolling.

Pistachio-Strawberry Ice Cream Cake