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10 Best Super Bowl recipes

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score big with these game day eats

Not sure what to serve on Super Bowl Sunday? We’ve got you covered with our 10 best game day recipes.

Whether your Super Bowl party guests are watching their weight, prefer things extra-spicy or stick to more traditional choices, we’ve got something for everyone with this Super Bowl recipe roundup.

The classics

Football is rife with tradition, even when it comes to food. For those that can’t imagine a Super Bowl party without the classic appetizers, these are for you.

1 Top 5 Chicken wing recipes

Top 5 Chicken wing recipes

Chicken wings and football go hand in hand, but these recipes amp up this old favorite with 5 variations of marinades. Margarita chicken wings, anyone?

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2 Mini Buffalo onion rings with spicy sauce

Mini buffalo onion rings with spicy cilantro dipping sauce

Instead of Buffalo wings, try Buffalo rings! These bite-size onion rings with the classic spicy flavor we all love won’t last long on game day.

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Spice it up

Can’t get enough of the addictively hot Sriracha sauce? Set your menu on fire with these spicy additions.

3 Cheesesteak eggrolls & Sriracha ketchup

Cheesesteak eggrolls with Sriracha ketchup

Who can say no to a crispy eggroll? Change things up by using cheesesteak fillings and a spicy dipping sauce.

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4 Pork tenderloin sandwiches

Pork tenderloin sandwiches

Fire up the grill for these mini pork tenderloin sandwiches, piled high with tangy red cabbage coleslaw and a kick of Sriracha.

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Go gourmet

Just because it’s a football party doesn’t mean the food can’t be classy. We think even the toughest guys will love these gourmet bites.

5 Quick and easy game day appetizers

Quick and easy game day appetizers

Gourmet food doesn’t have to take all day! Delicious bites like beer and bacon glazed nuts and chipotle queso nachos come together in no time, but are sure to impress your guests.

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6 Fancier Super Bowl appetizers

Fancier Super Bowl appetizers

Keep the gourmet theme going with these gussied up bites. Meat-lovers will go crazy for bacon-wrapped potatoes, BLT dip and mini bacon-spinach quiches.

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Smart choices

If you’re watching your waistline, don’t let all the fried foods derail your diet. These healthy options are just as tasty!

7 3 healthier dip recipes

3 healthier dip recipes

We all love to indulge in nacho cheese, but these guilt-free dips taste even better! Skip the chips and dip veggies instead.

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8 Stuffed portobello mushroom pizzas

Stuffed portobello mushroom pizzas

Watching your carbs? These mushroom “pizza” give you all the delicious toppings without the crust.

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Smart choicesNo party is complete without a few cocktails and a sweet ending. Keep the football theme going with these festive recipes.

9 Super Bowl beer punch

Super Bowl beer punch

You can’t watch the Super Bowl without a beer! Lighten up your favorite brew by turning it into a citrusy punch.

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10 Bite-size Super Bowl desserts

Bite-size Super Bowl desserts

After all this food, a small dessert is your best bet. These chocolate-covered strawberries decorated like footballs are too cute!

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Tailgating Recipes | Taste of Home Recipes

Tailgating Recipes | Taste of Home Recipes.

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Tailgating Recipes

Get ready for the big game with these tailgate party recipes! We have game day covered with football tailgating recipes, March Madness munchies, Super Bowl® recipes, baseball cakes and more! These tailgate recipes are sure to be winners whether you head out to the game or throw a party at home.   

Tailgating Ideas

Tailgating Ideas

There’s a mind-boggling amount of tailgating info out there, from clubs to gadgets to magazines. We’ve gathered some of our favorites.

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Truffle Football Cupcakes

 Truffle Football Cupcakes

 

The luscious truffles combine peanut butter and chocolate deliciously. They’re terrific shaped into balls for a holiday treat tray and they also make snappy footballs to top cupcakes for a tailgate party or any gathering to cheer on your favorite team. Kim Barker, Richmond, Texas

 
18 Servings
Prep: 25 min. + standing

Ingredients

  • 3 ounces white candy coating, coarsely chopped, divided
  • 2/3 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • 3 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup crushed granola cereal with oats and honey
  • 6 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons shortening
  • 2 cans (16 ounces each) vanilla frosting, divided
  • Green paste food coloring
  • 36 cupcakes of your choice

Directions

  • In a microwave, melt white candy coating at 70% power for 1 minute; stir. Microwave at additional 10- to 20-second intervals, stirring until smooth.
  • Stir in peanut butter until smooth.
  • Add the confectioners’ sugar, vanilla and cereal.
  • Chill for 2-3 hours or until easy to handle.
  • Shape into 1-in. balls; form each ball into football shape and set aside.
  • In a microwave, melt chocolate and shortening; stir until smooth.
  • Dip footballs in chocolate; allow excess to drip off.
  • Place on a wire rack over waxed paper; let stand until set, about 30 minutes.
  • Pipe frosting laces onto footballs.
  • Tint remaining frosting green, using a #233 or #234 tip, pipe grass over cupcakes.
  • Just before serving, insert a toothpick into each football. Insert toothpick into cupcake to position football.

Yield: 3 dozen

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