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Cucumber rice salad with a blue background

Cucumber Rice Salad

The Texas heat can make the most loyal Texas tailgaters hot and tired.  Sometimes you want something that is light and refreshing, yet still filling.  This Cucumber Rice Salad is a perfect option to accompany any tailgate or picnic.  

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Beergarita cocktail in a glass with ice

Beergarita Recipe

Decision time: Do you want a Margarita or a Beer at a tailgate?  We don’t think you should have to choose.  Try this Beergarita recipe to mix all the things you love into one refreshing drink.

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Chili in a bowl with cheese

Texas Chili Recipe

Texas tailgates are famous for their chili and this chili recipe is right up there with the best of ’em. Try your hand at Texas chili just like we do in Austin. Photo credit: Paul Frankenstein  

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Guacamole on a tostada chip

Guacamole Recipe

Tailgate appetizers are a must-have at any tailgate and this one is easy to make, and can please a crowd. No Texas tailgate is complete without it. Other Great Tailgate Recipes:

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Honda 2000 Generator

Honda 2000 Generator Review

  We get asked all the time about the best tailgating equipment to use, starting with electronics. But to get those running, you have to have reliable power. But how much is too much? Tailgating is just as much about having all the things you want, but being efficient. This is where the Honda 2000 […]

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Jalepenos stuffed with cream cheese and wrapped in bacon

Jalapeño Poppers Recipe

This recipe may take a little more prep work but the finished result is well worth it.  It allows you to experiment with different ingredients to create a Jalapeño popper that is truly your own.  Try several different kinds at your next picnic or tailgate. Photo credit: Kayla Casey

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Texas Beer Holster

Beer Holsters Review

Tailgating is in full effect and every year people come out with some crazy things to make the tailgates more fun, convenient and the like. Well today we are reviewing probably the most important invention for fun in years–BEER HOLSTERS! That’s right, Beer Holsters from Drink Slings. Wearing these tailgate accessories with a beer at the ready […]

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Dog trying to cool off in a pile of ice at a tailgate.

Stay Cool at Tailgate

 Only a few games left in the season where the heat is nearly unbearable, but fear not, there are some options to stay cool on a budget. We’ve gathered some things we’ve used in the past or made ourselves to ease that 100 degree Texas weather. Here’s the shortlist for staying cool during Texas tailgate […]

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Tyrone Swoopes Maximum Overdrive 18 Wheeler Package

Tyrone Swoopes Tribute

The 18-Wheeler Package: aka the Tyrone Swoopes Package      

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Spicy Green Chile Turkey Burger Recipe

  As the college football season looms, we’re down to our last chance to find some new recipes to shake up the season. Today we set our sights on a local brand and sauces from an Austin original, Stubb’s. We’re pretty tired of the same old burgers, so we decided to spice it up with this recipe. It’s […]

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