Monthly Archives: August 2010

Tailgate Trailer is READY!

Well, we had an excellent mock tailgate Saturday night. Over 30 people showed up, and we had a great time. Everything worked out perfectly. We even had a serious downpour after we had the tents up and the TV on, … Continue reading

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Stuffed Jalapenos

contributed by Harry Lemming Ingredients: 1lb ground sausage (browned) 1 cream cheese 3/4 cup grated parmesan 24-26 fresh jalepeno peppers – halved & cleaned Instructions: Mix cream cheese with browned sausage and stuff jalepenos with mixture. Bake 25 minutes at … Continue reading

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Don’t Underestimate the Power of Wind!

It only takes one good gust to destroy a lot of equipment, and possibly cause some pretty serious injuries. By taking a few minutes to secure your tents, you can ensure that your tailgate is still standing after the big storm. Continue reading

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Don’t Forget the Tickets!

While most forgotten items may not be crucial to the gameday experience, tickets really are. Continue reading

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Insect Control

Remember that your tailgate is a party, and you are the host. You want your guests to feel welcome and comfortable. If they are being attacked by swarms of insects, they probably will not be back any time soon! Continue reading

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Clean Up Your Tailgate Spot!

Auburn University does a tremendous job of collecting trash on Sundays after games, so that campus is beautiful on Monday mornings for classes. Help them out by treating your campus with the respect it deserves by cleaning up after yourself! Continue reading

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War Damn Burgers!

contributed by Natan Shar Ingredients: 5 lbs ground beef 12 oz Mr. P’s Original Marinade* 2 cups bread crumbs Instructions: In a large mixing bowl, combine beef & marinade. Work the mixture like a meatloaf. Once the marinade is completely … Continue reading

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Toomer’s Lemonade

as published in Alfa Farmer’s Magazine, Fall 2000 Ingredients: 5 lbs. sugar 1 pint lemon juice Instructions: Create Simple Syrup the day before you want to make the lemonade by pouring 5 lbs. sugar into a gallon jug. Then fill … Continue reading

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TexMex Dip

contributed by Deby Lorino Ingredients: 1 can refried beans 1 small container avocado dip 16 oz. sour cream 1 package taco seasoning mix 1 package shredded lettuce 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese 1 can sliced black olives 1 jar sliced … Continue reading

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Texas Caviar

contributed by Elisabeth Russell Ingredients: 1 can black-eyed peas (or black beans), drained 1 can shoe peg corn, drained 1 can Rotel 1 can Diced Tomatoes, drained 3/4 cup Italian Dressing Instructions: Combine all ingredients and serve. ***Spice it up … Continue reading

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Sausage Dip

contributed by Jamie Wilson Ingredients: 1 roll Jimmy Deans Sausage (mild or hot) 1 can Rotel(mild or hot) 2 blocks 8oz cream cheese 1/2 can white shoe peg corn Shredded cheddar cheese Instructions: Brown sausage and drain. While sausage is … Continue reading

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Buffalo Chicken Wing Dip

contributed by Jamie Wilson Ingredients: 6 chicken breasts 16 oz. ranch dressing 16 oz. cream cheese 12 oz. Moore’s Buffalo Sauce 1 bag shredded Monterey Jack Cheese 1 large bag tortilla chips Instructions: Cook chicken,shred,and mix buffalo sauce with chicken … Continue reading

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Baked Potato Salad

contributed by Elisabeth Russell Ingredients: 8 potatoes-peeled, diced, & cooked 1 lb Velveeta – cubed 1 cup Miracle Whip 1/3 cup bacon bits 1/2 cup onion, diced 4 tsp. chicken bullion 3 hard boiled eggs, chopped Instructions: Toss everything together … Continue reading

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Mock Tailgate – 2010 Tailgate Trailer Debut

We are going to hold this year’s mock tailgate next Saturday, August 28th at the Lee House.  We’ll kick things off around 5 pm and cook shortly thereafter.  Not sure about the menu yet, but we will have the tailgate … Continue reading

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How do You Keep Your Tailgate Spot?

Down here in the SEC, tailgating is serious, and at Auburn, tailgating is just as much a part of the weekend experience as the game. Across campus, you’ll see people tailgating instead of going to the game – the tailgating … Continue reading

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