[tweetmeme source=”plassappliance”]The NFL and College Football seasons are back! Come this Saturday and Sunday, football will be back in full swing as will your game day football parties. What will you prepare for all those hungry appetites that are coming over to watch the big game at your house? We’ve compiled 5 Winning Game Day Recipes to Kick Off your next Football Fiesta for you and your friends to enjoy during the big game.
Taco Dip: This simple Taco Dip recipe is from Everyday with Rachael Ray and Staff on RachaelRayMag.com. Everyone loves a good game day dip and this one’s sure to do the trick. Easy ingredients include cream cheese, shredded lettuce, thawed frozen corn, shredded cheddar cheese, taco seasoning, and tortilla chips. Blend softened whipped cream cheese with taco seasoning. Top with the shredded lettuce, thawed frozen corn and shredded cheddar cheese. Serve with tortilla chips, and BOOM (John Madden reference), your done.
Sweet-and-Spicy Chipotle Chicken Wings: How about some Hot Wings to heat up the action during the game? Well, here’s a Sweet and Spicy Chipotle Chicken Wing recipe originally from Southern Living posted on MyRecipes.com. This recipe calls for about 4 to 5 pounds of Chicken Wings, which says will feed between 4 to 6 servings. If you’ve got more friends over for the football fiesta, adjust and add accordingly. The sauce in this recipe is really what sets these wings apart. It has the sweetness of the tomato sauce and the honey, yet the kick from the chipotle flavored hot sauce. Give these wings a go and you’re sure to please your party goers.
Sunny’s Easy BBQ Chicken Pizza: Sunny Anderson has this Pizza Pie recipe set up to score big points on game day. Most everyone loves good barbecue chicken, and who doesn’t love pizza? Pair the two together and you’ve got yourself harmonious flavors running right into the end-zone for a touchdown. This recipe on FoodNetwork.com calls for several ingredients you may already have around the house such as yellow mustard, Worcestershire sauce, garlic, olive oil, as well as others, but the 3 main ingredients you’ll need to pick up include one rotisserie chicken, one pre-made Pillsbury pizza crust, and 8-ounces of buffalo mozzarella help put this pie together. This recipe is a keeper and will be one of those that you’ll find yourself going back to again and again.
Ground Beef and Baked Beans Casserole: How about a side dish to go along with your Taco Dip, Wings, and Pizza. Check out this unreal recipe for a Ground Beef and Baked Beans Casserole from Paula Deen’s boys Bobby and Jamie Dean. This Deen Brothers Classic was one that the boys cooked up by accident and was so good it became one that they kept and added to their arsenal of recipes. Key ingredients here would be one pound of ground beef, 2 15-ounce cans of Boston Style Baked Beans, a little brown sugar, some dijon mustard, and you can’t forget the bacon. Combine the beans with the other ingredients, then top this casserole with bacon and cook it up. The aromas will be sure to bring boys tossing around the pigskin in the backyard, it’s that good.
Peanut Butter Brownie Cupcakes: From the Deen boys back to Mrs. Paula Deen herself, what game day party would be complete without a dessert dish. Here we have Paula Deen’s very own Peanut Butter Brownie Cupcakes. These chewy fudge brownies with peanut butter chips may force your game day extravaganza into over time because they are so delicious. The key is to prepare the cupcakes according to the recipe, then add peanut butter chips in the center of the batter. 18 to 20 minutes later and you’ve got yourself some tasty cupcakes that any chocolate and peanut butter lover would die for.
We hope that you enjoy these 5 fun and easy recipes to serve up to your friends and family during the big game at your next football fiesta. Do you have any football party recipes that you prepare when you’re getting ready to watch your favorite team hit the turf? If so, share them with us here. We always love to learn and hear about new and tasty recipes!