Monday, 16 November 2015 00:00

Be the Tailgate Hero, Bring Mexican Food

Chattanooga mexican restaurantsEveryone loves Mexican food. As football season rolls around, be the hit of the tailgate and bring snacks sure to please any crowds. Wow your guests with these tasty appetizers and dips.

Taco Pizza Rolls

½ lb. ground beef
1 can pizza dough
2 tbs. taco seasoning mix
3 tbs. water
1 c. Mexican cheese blend

Preheat oven to 400 and lightly grease baking sheet. In a medium skillet, cook and brown beef. Drain and add taco seasoning and water and cook for an additional 2-3 minutes. Set aside.

Unroll pizza dough onto flat surface and press into rectangle. Evenly spread taco meat and cheese across pizza dough. Starting with the long end, roll dough to form tight roll. Use a serrated knife to slice dough into 18 rolls.

Place on baking sheet and bake for 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. Serve immediately. Add toppings such as lettuce, sour cream, salsa and guacamole as desired.

Mexi Dip

2 c. mexicorn, drained
1 c. chopped green chiles
1 bell pepper, chopped
3 green onions, chopped
2 jalapenos, chopped without seeds
2 c. shredded cheese
1 c. sour cream
1 c. mayonnaise

Combine all ingredients in a large bowl and chill. Serve with tortilla chips or Fritos.

Rotel Dip

1 lb. Velveeta Cheese
1 c. Orginal Rotel
1 lb. spicy ground sausage
Tortilla chips or Fritos

Turn crockpot on high to preheat. Cook and brown sausage. Drain. Place meat and Rotel (juice and all) in crockpot. Cut Velveeta into cubes and add to crockpot. Stir well. Turn crockpot to low. Cover and simmer. Stir frequently until cheese is completely melted.

Whether your team wins or loses, our Chattanooga Mexican restaurant is always here with habit forming Mexican food and refreshing drinks.

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Mexican Restaurant Locations

  • East Ridge

    3805 Ringgold Rd
    East Ridge, Tennessee 37412
    (423) 624-4345 
  • Brainerd

    5794 Brainerd Road
    Chattanooga, Tennessee 37411
    (423) 499-5435
  • Red Bank

    1906 Dayton Blvd
    Red Bank, Tennessee 37415
    (423) 870-9928 
  • Hixson

    5450 Highway 153
    Hixson, Tennessee 37343
    (423) 875-8049
  • Harrison

    6701 Tennessee 58
    Harrison, TN 37341
    (423) 710-8970 
  • Johnson City Crossings

    3211 Peoples St,Suite 70,
    Johnson City, TN 37604
    (423) 952-0551 
  • W. Market Street

    1705 W Market St.
    Johnson City, TN 37604
    (423) 975-0252
  • Elizabethton

    623 W Elk Ave
    Elizabethton, TN 37643
    (423) 543-1711 
  • Jonesborough

    125 E Jackson Blvd
    Jonesborough, TN 37659
    (423) 788-2804