The Ultimate Healthy Tailgating Guide

Fall is almost here! Bringing crisp air, all things pumpkin, and of course football. Finding a healthy treat at tailgates can be tricky. I’ve compiled the ultimate healthy tailgating guide to make game day food tasty and nutritious!

The fall is almost here bringing with it crisp air, all things pumpkin, and of course football! Finding a healthy treat at tailgates can be tricky. I've compiled the ultimate healthy tailgating guide to make tailgating tasty and nutritious!

Whether you are an Alabama, Clemson, Michigan, or even an Auburn Fan, there is one thing we all have in common- We love good tailgating food! From buffalo chicken, nachos, pizza, burgers, and brownies, this Ultimate Healthy Tailgating Guide has all of your favorite game day treats with a healthy spin. Try one of these delicious recipes from fellow Registered Dietitians this weekend!

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Pimiento Cheese Sliders

Lightened Up Pimiento Cheese Sliders via Holley Grainger

Hummus Brownies

Sabra Classic Hummus Brownies Colleen Gerg


Pistachio and Wild Blueberry No Baked Brie via Amy Gorin Nutrition


Buffalo Chicken Flat Bread Via Nutrition Starring You


Mexican Layered Hummus Dip via Mom to Mom Nutrition


5 Ingredient Peanut Butter Granola Bars via The Real Food Dietitians


Just Good Salsa via Christy Wilson Nutrition


Teriyaki Turkey Meatballs via Your Choice Nutrition


Buffalo Cheddar Quinoa Bites via Hungry Hobby


Fresh Fruit Rolls with Peach Sauce via Nutrition by Nazima


Grilled Fruit and Vegetable Kabobs via Make Healthy Easy

Buffalo Chicken

Grilled Buffalo Chicken Tenders via Hungry and Healthy


Loaded Lean Nachos via Shaw’s Simple Swaps


Hummus Pinwheels via Chelsea’s Choices

Skinny Mojito

Skinny White Wine Mojitos via Lively Table

Avocado Fruit Dip

Dark Chocolate Avocado Fruit Dip via the Real Food Dietitians


Mini Rosemary Chicken and Waffles via Holley Grainger


Esquites Mexican Street Corn Salad via Nutritioulicious


Spicy Gluten Free Chicken Tenders via Nutrition Starring You


Easy Peach Crisp via Make Healthy Easy


Spinach and Garlic Game Day Quesadillas via Shaw’s Simple Swaps


Spicy Hummus Mushroom Poppers via Nutrition Adventure DSC_0353-e1471889699622

Farinata with Tomato, Mozzarella, and Pesto Drizzle via Nutritioulicious


Gourmet Popcorn Bar via Holley Grainger


Chocolate Chip Banana Bread via Chelsea’s Choices


Hot Broccoli Dip via Lively Table


Buffalo Cauliflower Bites via Whole Living Lauren


Artichoke Dip Stuffed Grilled Turkey Roll Ups via Hungry Hobby


Spicy Chocolate Cherry Snack Bites via Lone Star Nutrition


Tabbouleh With The Works via Meal Mom Makeovers

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