Best Super Bowl Foods and Snacks
This year, the super bowl is scheduled to February 6th, which means that if you’re hosting now it’s the best time to start thinking what snacks and foods to prepare for your guests. Even if you’re not such a big football fan, you will probably won’t miss the supe rbowl or the super bowl tasty snacks. The snacks and foods of the super bowl are actually my favorite part of the game. If you make just the right snack, you will be the winner of the day, regardless of whether your team is.
1. Chorizo and Shrimp Quesadillas with Smoky Guacamole
This Chorizo and Shrimp Quesadillas with Smoky Guacamole recipe, By Rachel Ray, is very easy to make and takes only 25 minutes to make. This is a Mexican style snack that everyone will love! Get the recipe here.
2. Buffalo Wings
There’s no super bowl without Buffalo wings! Buffalo wings are the ultimate super bowl snack and it’s also pretty easy to make (only 15 minutes of preparation). Get the recipe here.
3. Antipasti Platter
If your guests are Classy they will be very impressed from this Antipasti Platter. Some of the components of this platter, like the Wine-Poached Fig or the Warm Mediterranean Olives, you should make from scratch and that’s what makes is original and special. Get the recipe here.
4. Panko-Crusted Spinach Dip
Serve this amazing Panko-crusted spinach dip with tortilla chips and your guests will finish it within 5 minutes. Get the recipe here.
5. Zucchini fries
Super bowl snacks are mostly very greasy. If you don’t want to give up on fries completely, try these zucchini fries that contain only half the calories of regular french fries. Plus you’ll get some vitamins from the Zucchini. Get the recipe here.
6. Homemade Soft Pretzels
These Homemade Soft Pretzels recipe by Alton brown are to die for! Alton’s secret to perfect homemade pretzels is to boil them before baking, like bagels. If you like to bake you should definitely treat your guests with these. Get the recipe here.
7. Guacamole Dip
The Guacamole dip is definitely a classic and no Super bowl party is whole without it. Guacamole dip is pretty easy to make and requires some fresh vegetable and of course ripe Avocados. Serve with Tortilla chips. Get the recipe here.
8. Sweet and Sour Meatballs
Another classic super bowl dish. You can save yourself time by making them ahead, freeze them and heat before serving. These meatballs are so much fun to eat!
Get the recipe here.
9. 7-Layer dip
If you want to be very creative ad impress your guests you should make this 7-layer dip recipe, by Rachel Ray. The Jarred salsas and canned beans take the work out of this great recipe. Get the recipe here.
10. Salad on a stick
This Salad on a stick is a great option for a healthy super bowl snack. The best thing about this recipe is that you don’t need a fork to eat it! Serve this dish with your favorite salad dressing. Get the recipe here.
11. Vegetable Spring Rolls with Spicy Peanut Sauce and Garlic Soy Sauce
These Vegetable Spring Rolls have the perfect combination of ingredients: Rice noodles: Chewy, Bean sprouts: Crunchy, Carrots: Sweetness, Cucumbers: Brightness, Cabbage: Tartness and spice, Mint, Cilantro and Scallions: Freshness, floral and mild heat. Serve these spring rolls with spicy peanut butter-hoisin-pepper sauce and a garlic infused soy sauce for real perfection. Get the recipe by Sarah Sprague here.
12. Potato Pinchos
The Potato pinchos are Spanish tapas-style snacks. “Pincho” means- spike, which explains why the dish is held together with toothpicks. It’s pretty simple to make this dish: spread potatoes with a caper and fennel mayo and top with chorizo, manchego and olives. The Potato pinchos are not only delicious but beautiful as well. Get the recipe here.
13. Grilled Vietnamese-Style Chicken Wings
Here’s another version for Chicken wings, this time-Grilled Vietnamese-Style Chicken Wings. These wings are marinated in fresh ginger, lemongrass, fish sauce, scallion, brown sugar and lime juice marinade. They’re finished with dry-roasted peanuts and fresh cilantro garnish. The recipe is by Emeril Lagasse and you can get it here.
14. Pizza Pockets
The best thing about these Pizza pockets is that you make them with store-bought pizza crust, which makes your work much easier. The pizza pockets are filled with cream cheese, arugula, sausage and Parmesan. Serve with homemade or bought marinara sauce. Get the recipe here.
15. Roasted Eggplant Spread
This Roasted Eggplant Spread makes another great healthy dip option. Make this dip by roasting eggplant, bell pepper and onion before blending. You can serve this spread with crackers or mini pitas. Get the recipe here.
16. Artichoke dip
Say hello to this very rich Artichoke dip! It contains Parmesan cheese, mozzarella cheese, light cream cheese, scallions and of course artichoke hearts! This dip is actually quite healthy because it contains a-lot of calcium! Goes great with crackers or pita bread. Get the recipe here.
17. Deep Fried candy bars
Every Super bowl party needs also sweets and these deep fried candy bars are unforgettable. Warning: this dessert is really corrupted. If you didn’t understand the idea behind this recipe, it’s to take a candy bar, like mars or snickers, coat it with dough and fry it! Get the recipe here.
18. Double- chip Cookies
If you’re wondering what’s the meaning of “double chip” is, the answer is: potato chips and chocolate chips. These Double-chip cookies are so great because they contain salty and sweet taste! Get the recipe here.
19. Jumbo Brownies
The Super bowl is a big day for football lovers. These Jumbo Brownies are big as well and that’s what makes them so great for this day. The three basic flavors of these brownies are: chocolate, butter and walnuts. What more does a brownie need? Get the recipe here.
20. Raspberry Granola Bars
Ok, After all these sweets, these raspberry granola bars are a great idea for a more healthy sweet snack. Those bars has lots of jam and oatmeal inside, which make them crunchy and sweet! Get the recipe here.
I hope you got some great ideas from this post. Have a great and tasty Super Bowl day with lots of snack and great foods!