According to tailgating enthusiast Taylor Mathis, "You'll
understand why a game day in the South is unlike any other" when
you read this cookbook. Mathis traveled across twelve states to
document the favorite foods and game-day traditions embraced by
thousands of fans at colleges and universities throughout the
football-crazy South. Featuring 110 vibrant recipes inspired by
Mathis's tailgating tours, The Southern Tailgating Cookbook
is chock-full of southern football culture, colorful photographs of
irresistible dishes from simple to extravagant, and essential
Recipes cover a full day of dishes, with meals for every taste.
From Chicken-Sweet Potato Kabobs to Zesty Arugula and Kale Salad to
Deep-Fried Cookie Dough, there is something for every fan. Mathis
also serves up day-before checklists, advice on packing for a
tailgate, food safety information, and much more. His entertaining
rundowns on unique southern football traditions--from fans'
game-day attire and hand signals to the music of the marching
bands--are sure to lift both seasoned and novice tailgaters to
greater heights of tailgate pleasure.