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    Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    We've so far had breakfast, pre dinner drinks, entree, sandwich, and appetizer.
    Today, with football season in Iowa kicking off this Friday, I present
    Best thing I ever ate- Tailgate edition.

    When my brothers and I were in HS, we would stop by the Story City McDonalds and get 5, 20 piece Chicken mcnuggets and I will forever associate that with great tailgates.

    Big fan of pork chops though, especially as the weather gets cooler.
    Was able to eat at the Lynch BBQ tailgate before OSU game last year. Wow. Just WOW!


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    lil smokies win me over so easily every single time




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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    Quote Originally Posted by wartknight View Post
    We've so far had breakfast, pre dinner drinks, entree, sandwich, and appetizer.
    Today, with football season in Iowa kicking off this Friday, I present
    Best thing I ever ate- Tailgate edition.

    When my brothers and I were in HS, we would stop by the Story City McDonalds and get 5, 20 piece Chicken mcnuggets and I will forever associate that with great tailgates.

    Big fan of pork chops though, especially as the weather gets cooler.
    Was able to eat at the Lynch BBQ tailgate before OSU game last year. Wow. Just WOW!
    My dad makes some mean italian sausage sandwiches that are absolutely dripping with peppers, onions, marinara and mozz cheese. Makes for an incredibly messy and delicious tailgate meal, especially on some of the colder gamedays.



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    Quote Originally Posted by PabloDiablo View Post
    My dad makes some mean italian sausage sandwiches that are absolutely dripping with peppers, onions, marinara and mozz cheese. Makes for an incredibly messy and delicious tailgate meal, especially on some of the colder gamedays.
    I was taught how to eat a sandwich "Italian Style" several years ago by a large italian man who would pick the bread out of the hoagie bun so basically there was just a crust and you could fit a ton more meat inside the bun.
    Been eating all my sandwiches that way ever since. Less messy, too.


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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    Fareway jalapeno and cheddar brats. Bam.



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    I like all the foods that are hot and spicy, filled with fat and cholesterol, cheesy, hot, spicy, meaty, you name it. Basically, any type of food that will clog your arteries, lead to early death, and will make you **** flames the following morning.



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    We usually do breakfast burritos ones of the first tailgates. I love those things!



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    For the last KC Farmageddon, I marianted a deer loin for 3 days and grilled that sucker on the rare side. We let our tailgate neighbors try it out (without telling them it was deer) and everyone of them said things like "this beef is incredible!"



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    HyVee brand potato chips... (most of the flavors)

    when wasted, not much matches handful after handful of these




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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    Steak sandwich.




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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    Deep fried a small turkey that was injected with Franks hot sauce and garlic butter. Distant 2nd was Black bean and blue cheese stuffed burgers.



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    Quote Originally Posted by wartknight View Post
    I was taught how to eat a sandwich "Italian Style" several years ago by a large italian man who would pick the bread out of the hoagie bun so basically there was just a crust and you could fit a ton more meat inside the bun.
    Been eating all my sandwiches that way ever since. Less messy, too.
    I will be adopting this strategy immediately. For the record though, I don't mind the mess



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    Grilled garlic bread, put grilled bratwurst on it, put smoked pulled pork on that, and top with bbq sauce.



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    Quote Originally Posted by wartknight View Post
    Was able to eat at the Lynch BBQ tailgate before OSU game last year. Wow. Just WOW!
    The Lynch BBQ is some of the BEST Food I have ever eaten. They used to come down during 2 a days and feed us supper one night, simply amazing.



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    Re: Best thing I ever ate-Tailgate edition

    First of all, in before the naughty comments.

    Fave food: Can't remember the game, but it was an a.m. kickoff, so we went with a breakfast theme. My wife suggested "Boy Scout omelets."

    Basically, we brought several gallons of eggs in (clean) milk jugs, mixed and ready to scramble. Others brought omelet fixin's (bacon, ham, tomatoes, cheese, peppers, mushrooms, etc.)

    We had several pots with boiling water. Folks poured eggs and their fixin's into a Ziploc, dropped it into the water, and Voila! 5 or so minutes later, omelets made to order.

    This has become our 11:00 a.m. kickoff staple.


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