60 tailgate food recipes that win every time

Hands down, the most important part of a tailgate is the food. In a survey recently conducted by Turo, the car sharing company, 80 percent of respondents agreed that what's on the table makes the party. While you may think of wings, burgers, chili or buffalo chicken dip as the ultimate tailgate foods, there's much more out there! That's why we've rounded up 60 of our favorite tailgate food recipes below.

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3 Twists on Chicken Wings 

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Chili Served in a Dinner Roll 

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Buffalo Cheese Balls

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Jalapeño Popper Pigs in a Blanket

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Pizza Dough Pretzel Bites with Beer Cheese

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Loaded BBQ Chicken Potato Skins 

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Pepperoni Pizza Cheese Football

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Buffalo Chicken Parm Poppers by Oh, Bite It | Amy Erickson

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Loaded Potato Nachos 

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Tequila-Spiked Caramel Corn by Food & Wine

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Smoked Bacon Wrapped Onion Rings with Sriracha Mayo Sauce by Grilling 24/7 | John Thomas

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Bite-Size Bulgogi Burgers by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Oven Fries With Herbs and Pecorino by Food & Wine

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Bacon Mac 'n Cheese Bread Cone

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Cheesy Spinach and Bacon Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Picante Glazed Chicken Wings by Campbell's Kitchen

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Double Cheeseburgers, Los Angeles-Style by Food & Wine

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Creamy Marinara Dip by The Magical Slow Cooker | Sarah Olson

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Cobb Salad Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Southwestern Star Dip by Taste of Home

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Churro Bites by What Micky Eats

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Chicken Fiesta Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Cheese-Stuffed Grilled Peppers by Food & Wine

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Perfect Pigs in a Blanket by The Daily Meal

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Extra Spicy Honey-Sriracha Chicken Wings by Hip Foodie Mom | Alice Choi

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Layered Pizza Dip by Campbell's Kitchen

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Garlic Miso Chicken Wings by The Daily Meal

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Mini Buffalo Chicken Balls by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Crispy Bacon Wings by Oh, Bite It | Amy Erickson

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Beefy Taco Dip by Campbell's Kitchen

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Buffalo Chicken Casserole by Campbell's Kitchen

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South-of-the-Border Loaded Potato Skins by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Healthy Slow Cooker Chili by Savory Nothings | Nora Rusev

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Vegetable Tortilla Triangles by Campbell's Kitchen

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Warm French Onion Dip with Crusty Bread by Campbell's Kitchen

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Fire-and-Ice Ohio Chili by Food & Wine

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Bean and Cheese Quesadillas by Campbell's Kitchen

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Honey Chipotle Meatballs by On The Table Today | Trish Ryan

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Sausage Stuffed Zucchini with Red Pepper Puree by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Creamy Buffalo Wings by The Daily Meal

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Sriracha Lime Crunch Mix by Grilling 24/7 | John Thomas

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Creamy Crab and Red Pepper Spread by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Bacon & Chili Queso Fundido by Kraft Shredded Cheese with a touch of Philadelphia

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Pimento Cheese & Bacon Crostini by Food & Wine

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White Pizza Bagel Snacks by Campbell's Kitchen

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Fried Cheese Balls by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Beefy Taco Pillows by Campbell's Kitchen

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Corn Dogs by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Chicken and Cheese Poppers by Kitchen Daily Editors

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S'mores Pizzas by Food & Wine

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Bacon and Gorgonzola Cornbread Sliders with Chipotle Mayo by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Grilled Cheese Bun Burgers by Oh, Bite It | Amy Erickson

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Double Fried French Fries by Kitchen Daily Editors

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Ginger Chicken Wings by Food & Wine

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Layered Black Bean Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Pineapple-Teriyaki Chicken Wings by Food & Wine

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Tater Tot 'Crust' Chili Cheese Pizza by Oh, Bite It | Amy Erickson

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Sticky Sweet Chili Chicken Wings by Savory Nothings | Nora Rusev

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From buffalo cheese balls and jalapeño popper pigs in a blanket to tequila spiked caramel corn and loaded potato nachos—these tailgate food recipes will impress your party guests and get them ready to cheer on your team.

Even if your team doesn't win (but fingers crossed they do!), at least you and your tastebuds will. So check out our favorite tailgate food recipes in the slideshow above and get ready to be crowned as the winner of the tailgate.

Related: Check out our favorite (and most cheesy) tailgate dip recipes in the slideshow below.

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Cheesy Crab Dip by AOL Best Bites

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Philly Buffalo Chicken Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Bacon, Ranch and Sour Cream Ring Dip by AOL Best Bites

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Caramelized Onion Bacon Dip by AOL Best Bites

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S'mores Dip by AOL Best Bites

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Double Cheese White Queso Dip by AOL Best Bites

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Lobster Delight Dip by AOL Best Bites

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip by AOL Best Bites

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Layered Baked Pizza Dip by Campbell's Kitchen

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Garlic Breadsticks with Alfredo Dip by AOL Best Bites

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Easy 5-Ingredient Mexican Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Ratatouille-and-Goat Cheese Dip by Food & Wine

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Beer Cheese Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Artichoke-and-Spinach Dip with Spiced Pita Chips by Food & Wine

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Layered Black Bean Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Cheesy Spinach and Bacon Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Cobb Salad Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese            

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Southwestern Star Dip by Taste of Home

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Cheesy Chicken Taco Dip by Souffle Bombay

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Creamy Marinara Dipping Sauce by The Magical Slow Cooker | Sarah Olson

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White Bean Dip with Parsley Oil by Food & Wine

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Warm French Onion Dip with Crusty Bread by Campbell's Kitchen

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Sun-Dried Tomato and Garlic Dip by Philadelphia Cream Cheese

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Crab Cake Dip by Delish

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