Tailgating in color for the BIG game
Tailgating is in full swing and the big game rivalry this year (you know what game I’m talking about!) is played on October 22. Whether you are rooting for MSU or UM, the Milk Means More team can help you tailgate in color. So, have fun serving these delicious recipes that show off your team pride.
If you are a Spartan…
Get your nutrients in a glass before the party starts and while you’re prepping for the game day festivities! This mango-spinach smoothie is refreshing and easy to drink on-the-go as you head to your tailgate spot.
Easy for serving with tortilla chips or baguette slices, this spinach dip screams green and white. This is easy to transport and you can use green bell peppers as a dipper if you want to really keep the green theme.
Kuh-Fear? Kee-Fer? Keffer? No matter how you say it, this guacamole made with kefir is delicious! In case you are wondering, kefir is a yogurt-like drink that you can add into your recipes or enjoy alone.
This hearty chili is loaded with beans, chicken and cheese and is perfect cold-weather games. The best part is, this dish can be prepared in less than 30 minutes, so you don’t have to worry if you are crunched for time on game day!
If you are a Wolverine…
It’s not a party without the chips and salsa! Upgrade your recipe with mango to impress your fellow tailgaters. Dress this “amazieing” salsa with blue corn chips to really show your blue and maize colors!
Blue potatoes are a fun twist on a classic and really go with the color theme. Serve these kabobs with yellow bell peppers and summer squash to incorporate vegetables into your day.
Easy for transporting and a great breakfast item for fans who start tailgating first thing in the morning. Trust us, we know some of you take your tailgating seriously!
Packed with blueberries and pineapple, this cream cheese and fruit tart is yummy and looks even prettier.
And good for all teams… Dessert: Something all fans can cheer about!
You can’t forget dessert at your tailgate! Shape these crispy rice cereal treats into footballs and then decorate them to match your team’s colors. Perfect for serving and getting your party into game day spirit!