it wouldn’t be a Southern game day without… a bloody mary {shrimp cocktail}

* tailgate fan fare * college football fever * game day style * southern sports icons *
{a week of getting you game day hungry}

SEC Media Days
July 16-18
Birmingham, Alabama

How To Make Shrimp Cocktail Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick
Bloody Mary Shrimp Cocktail

this high-low app hits all the highlights of a good game day

* quick & easy to prepare *
{20 minute prep start to finish}

* pack *
{zip-lock bags & containers}

* transport *
{coolers w/ wheels make it a breeze}

* simple to serve *
{nestle bowls of shrimp & sauce into larger bowls filled w/ ice}

Bloody Mary Cocktail Sauce
makes 1 1/2 cups

1 cup ketchup
1/4 cup vodka
2 to 3 Tbsp prepared horseradish
1 Tbsp fresh lime juice
2 tsp Old Bay seasoning
1 tsp worcestershire sauce
1 tsp Tabasco sauce

{serve w/}
2 lbs {21-25 count} fresh shrimp
peeled * deveined * cooked

{shortcut: boil shrimp unpeeled & have guests do the work}

more, more, more
{tailgate fan fare}

the starters
Homemade Salsa
Spinach-Artichoke Dip
Jalapeno Pimiento Cheese & Saltine Crackers

Bruschetta with Tomatoes & Basil
Barbecue Shrimp

the major players
Boutique Burger Bar
Stout & Spicy Hot Dog Chili
Sweet Chili-Garlic Ribs
Rosemary-Lemon Flank Steak
Grilled Chicken Fajitas
Fried Catfish Tacos
Gumbo & Potato Salad

the sidelines
Grilled Corn On The Cob
Green Goddess Macaroni Salad
Old Fashioned Potato Salad
Deviled Eggs

the sweet
Whiskey River-Dark Chocolate Brownies
Peanut Butter-Toffee Cookies
M&M-Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate Chip-Pecan Blondies
Banana Pudding
Buttermilk Pound Cake

the spirit
Bourbon-Peach Ginger Ale
Blueberry-Basil Lemonade with Bourbon
Sweet Tea Margarita

get ready to break bread together… all across the South

music to your ears
“Ramblin’ Man” Allman Brothers Band

THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND /// 8. Ramblin' Man – (Gold) [Disc 2] – (2005)

{watch the video on YouTube… uploaded by bluearmyaudio}

Be sweet.

About Rebecca

Southern Born * Southern Bred * Tailgate Queen * Southern College Football Fanatic * SEC Tailgate Strategist * Southern Recipe Writer... & Sometimes Novelist * Half-Hour Hostess * Media Personality * Houndstooth Hound Owner * Small Town Dreamer * Big Idea Doer * 3rd Generation Pimiento Cheese Fixer * Casserole Maker * Budweiser Drinker * Bourbon Cocktail Sipper * Peanut Butter Love Affair * Calorie Burner * Retainer of Useless Pop Culture One Liners * Terrible Dancer * Even Worse Singer ...but doesn't care

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