FOOD: GameDay Faves

There’s no denying it. Something comes over you when you hear that first  stadium cheer, feel the electricity pulse through the crowd or chatter with friends excitedly in front of the big screen. Football is more American than mom’s apple pie and just as much a warm and welcomed tradition. It ushers in a season of sweatshirts and saucy foods that only those coveted gridiron weekends can condone.

Whether you savor the day with a hotdog in hand amidst roaring thousands or gab with your girlfriends over queso dip at the kitchen island, football season sparks a fun food line-up that signals the kick-off of fall. Dig in and relish some winning options from locals who’ve definitely got game!

BBQ. Bring it.

By tailgate or TV, BBQ never fails to fire up hungry sports fans. The smoky aroma alone is enough to make anyone ditch their weekday diet plan without a second thought. It’s hearty, tangy and served in abundance—what’s not to love about this saucy mainstay? Whether you plan your game day gathering in advance or at the last minute, Earl’s Rib Palace rises to the occasion with fast service and sumptuous fare no self-respecting fan can resist.

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