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Savory Tailgating Recipes Using a Crockpot

If you love to cook, but want less active work time, these dishes made in a crockpot are perfect for you! Crockpots are great slow-cookers that give the tastiest results. Check out our delicious tailgating recipes all using crockpots.

Crockpots may seem intimidating at a first, but they basically cook everything for you so you can sit and relax! From sloppy joes to creamy dips you can whip up so many great recipes that are perfect for tailgate parties and all your summer and fall events. With football season coming up check out these delicious tailgating recipes that are made using just a crockpot! They may take some time, but the tasty results are more then worth the wait.

Pair these recipes with one of our amazing thermos-friendly cocktails for the ultimate tailgating shindig. From margarita jello shots to mint coolers there are so many drink options that can be used for your tailgate party. Ditch the traditional beer and opt for one of these creative cocktail concoctions.

Drool-worthy Dips

You may not think to make a dip with a crockpot, but our Cream Cheese Artichoke Dip will change that way of thinking completely. The different cheeses melt together with the artichokes and create a creamy and flavorful dip for your next tailgate. Or, make it a fiesta with a plate of Creamy Chili Bean Dip - sure to be a crowd pleaser. Use cream cheese as a base to get that delicious and creamy texture. This recipe is so simple because you can use canned chili and canned beans if you are in a pinch for time.

Impressive Entrees

The Tri-tip Tacos are perfect to make for a tailgate party, but be sure to leave yourself enough time as they take 6 hours to fully cook! Let the meat cook in the crockpot while you are preparing for the rest of your party. All you need are some veggies and spices and you are good to go.

Skip the traditional hamburgers and hotdogs, and serve up a savory sandwich instead. Crockpot BBQ Chicken Sandwiches are so simple and, of course, made in a crockpot! All you have to do is cook the chicken and add barbeque sauce, either homemade or store bought. Or if you want to stick to tradition without sacrificing flavor, you can just as easily whip up our tasty Sloppy Joes. Although sloppy joes are well.. sloppy, you can still create these tasty sandwiches for a tailgate party. Sloppy joes can be intimidating, but by using a crockpot you don’t actually have to do much work after prepping the ingredients. Just sit back and relax while the slow cooker makes these delicious sandwiches right before your eyes!


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