When you are the parents to a little one under 3, your days of tailgating are pretty much over or at the very least are put on hold for a few years. But that certainly doesn't mean that the fun and food of football season has to come to a grinding and depressing halt, folks! Not when you could just move the tailgating to your home. ;) I mean, who says that tailgating has to happen in a parking lot anyways?
And tailgating at home doesn't have to be super time consuming or complicated either. Grab a few Red Baron, Freschetta, or Tony's pizzas, kick in a few tasty appetizers and side dishes, a dessert or two, and some fun drinks, and you are good to go!
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One of my favorite go-to side dishes for a tailgate at home party is this Creamy Buffalo Ranch Potato Salad. It is super easy to make, full of flavor, and a touchdown with just about everyone...
Creamy Buffalo Ranch Potato Salad
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Ingredients (6-8 servings)
- 2 lbs golden or red potatoes, scrubbed and cut into 3/4 inch chunks
- 3 stalks celery, chopped
- 1/2 cup Ranch dressing
- ½ cup mayonnaise
- ½ tsp garlic powder
- 1/4 cup hot sauce
- Salt & pepper, to taste
Place the potato chunks in a large saucepan and cover with water. Cover with a lid. Bring to a boil over high heat. Boil 10-15 minutes or until potatoes are fork tender. Drain and let cool to warm. Transfer the potatoes to a large bowl.
Add the celery, Ranch dressing, mayonnaise, garlic powder, and hot sauce to the bowl. Mix well. Give the salad a taste and add salt & pepper, if needed.
**Tip: This salad can be served cold or slightly warm. Be sure to cover & refrigerate any leftover salad. Always remember to keep potato salad chilled in an ice bath if it will be out at room temperature for any length of time.
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