Tailgate Tips: Tequila Lime Marinade

Hy-Vee Tailgate Tips: Tequila Lime Marinade

Midco Sports Network and the seven Sioux Falls Hy-Vee Stores have teamed up to provide Hy-Vee Tailgate Tips throughout the 2015-2016 sports season. During every home SDSU and USD broadcast, on Midco SN, a Sioux Falls area Hy-Vee Chef will prepare something you can create for your guests when you watch the game.

Bring a taste of Mexico to your tailgate this year. Just mix and let your favorite meats marinate in the fridge for 4 to 6 hours. This is definitely a must for the grill.



  • 4 oz tequila
  • 1/2 c cilantro (chopped)
  • 1/4 c lime juice
  • 2 T brown sugar
  • 1 jalapeno
  • 1 T garlic
  • 1/2 t salt

Combine all ingredients and use as a marinade on beef, chicken or seafood.

Download the recipe.