The 2016 NFL season kicked off last night with the Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos taking on the Carolina Panthers in a rematch of Super Bowl 50. Week one will continue this weekend with the New England Patriots and Arizona Cardinals squaring off on Sunday Night Football. There’s one thing football look forward to almost as much as watching their favorite teams play on Sunday, and that’s tailgate food! This morning on the Today show (Today’s Take), chef Matt Jennings (a Patriots fan and executive chef/owner Townsman Boston) and chef Ryan Clark (a Cardinals fan and executive chef at Casino Del Sol Resort and Spa) threw a tailgate party with Tamron Hall and Billy Bush. Did you happen to watch the “contest?” I can’t wait to make the grilled chicken wings and Sonoran hot dogs! Be sure to watch the video below to see who won!
To make the delicious grilled chicken wings with lime, cilantro and maple, chef Matt Jennings mentioned you will need water, agave, chicken, kosher salt, bay leaves, black peppercorn, star anise juniper berries, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, garlic, fresh thyme, grape seed oil, lime zest, lime juice, cilantro, amber maple syrup, and chicken wings. Be sure to watch the video below to see how to make this great dish! Don’t forget to head over to the Today show website for the grilled chicken wings recipe.
To make the great Sonoran hot dogs, chef Ryan Clark mentioned that you will need bacon slices, hot dogs, hot dog buns, mayonnaise, pinto beans, yellow mustard, jalapeño salsa, pico de gallo, shredded cheese, grilled banana peppers, scallions. Be sure to watch the video below to see how made these Mexican inspired Sonoran hot dogs! Don’t forget to head over to the Today show website for the recipe, so you can make these for your next tailgate party or for lunch today!
Video: Watch chef Matt Jennings (a Patriots fan and executive chef/owner Townsman Boston) and chef Ryan Clark (a Cardinals fan and executive chef at Casino Del Sol Resort and Spa) make grilled chicken and Sonoran hot dogs for their tailgate party with Tamron Hall and Billy Bush. *** If you have any questions or comments about the grilled chicken recipe/the Sonoran hot dog recipe, the video below or the Today show itself, please contact them directly on the Today show website. Thank you!