Louisiana-Style Tailgating Recipes

If you need an excuse for a party down here in Louisiana we can mention a few: New Orleans Saints, LSU Tigers,Tulane Green Wave, Ragin' Cajuns. Whether you want to throw a tailgate on site or invite everyone to come by and watch the game on your new big screen in Hi-Def, we've got the recipes you want. Since there will be a crowd, we selected recipes that are easy to double or triple in size.
Guests can grab a napkin or paper plate and "have at it". Don't be surprised when they ask you when your next game day party is.

Click on any of the following recipe titles for instructions, ingredients and photos.

Appetizers & Entrées

Tailgating and Grilling

Marinated Louisiana Crab Claws

Frank Brigtsen's Grilled Oysters

John Folse's Shrimp Creole

Emeril's Classic Seafood Gumbo

Ultimate Burgers

McIlhenny's Chili

Spicy Chicken Wings

Grilled Flank Steak

Catfish Fingers

Hot Kick Shrimp

Tailgate Potato Salad

New Orleans Muffuletta Sandwich 

Hearty Tailgate Chili

Baked Potato Bites



Artichoke and Seafood Dip

Blue Cheese Dip

Staints Tailgating Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Homemade Chunky Salsa

Avery Island Barbecue Sauce, great for your hamburgers.

Jack Daniel's Barbecue Sauce



Classic Bloody Mary



Caramel Corn With Peanuts

Glazed Mixed Nuts

Herbed Cheddar Cheese Twists

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