Mango Habanero Wings

Sweet mangos and a kick of habanero make game day wings a winner! Finishing the baked wings in a slow cooker or in the oven gives you some options for optimal serving.

Churro Caramel Popcorn

A microwave makes quick work of this cinnamon-sugar laced caramel corn. Make ahead to enjoy while watching the big game.

Pizza Sliders

Fabulous pizza flavor—in a slider! Customize to your liking, with mushrooms, olives or bell peppers.

BBQ Chicken Dip

Enjoy this simple, hearty rotisserie chicken dip that serves a crowd.

Chicken n Waffle Stacks

Mini waffles make a perfect bed for tequila-laced barbecued chicken. It’s a canape made for football fans!

Horseradish Crab Dip

Perfect for game-day nibbling, this simple yet flavorful dip can be spooned into mushroom caps or celery ribs too.

Hot Apple Mule

This hot drink combines the best of mulled cider and a Moscow mule.


Slow Cooker Mulled Cider

Pear nectar and gingerroot add fresh flavors to traditional cider. Add a splash of rum for a spiked version.

Hot Chocolate Station

Homemade hot chocolate gets even better when guests can add a flavorful twist to their drink and make it their own.

7 Layer Buffalo Chicken Dip

Created by: Nicole Leggio, Cooking for Keeps

Classic 7 layer dip meets everyone’s favorite football season obsession – buffalo chicken. This dip can easily be prepared ahead of time, making it perfect for tailgating season. Spicy, creamy, cheesy and perfectly dip-worthy!

Sun-Dried Tomato Dip

Created by: Erin Sellin, Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts

Sun-dried tomato dip is perfect for healthy snacking, but still delicious. You can eat it with chips, crackers or with veggies, your choice. Plus it’s super easy to make! It’s great to bring to a last-minute get together or to have in your fridge ready to serve. And an added bonus? It’s Paleo!

Mini Berry Tartlets

Created by: Laura Franklin, Food Fun Family

Looking for a delicious finger food that will satisfy your sweet tooth at your next football tailgating party? Look no further than these mini berry tartlets....perfect for tailgating, picnics, barbecues and more.

Apple Manhattan

Created by: Amy Christie, this heart of mine

Fall is the perfect time to gather with friends for football. For grown up fans, treat them to the fruit of the season - the apple. With a bit of apple juice and a slice of apple garnish, a classy drink becomes dressed for fall...perfect for tailgating.

Slow Cooker Party Mix

Created by: Crystal Owens, A Pumpkin & A Princess

Tailgating season is quickly approaching! Gathering with friends to watch your favorite team play is always a great time. Whether you’re tailgating or hosting a Sunday game day at home, this slow cooker party mix is perfect for a large crowd.

Roasted Vegetable Stacked Enchiladas

Created by: Julia Mueller, The Roasted Root

These roasted vegetable stacked enchiladas are the whole nine yards when it comes to football food. They feed eight people (or more if you’re serving side dishes), they’re very pleasing to the palate, and they’re hearty enough that you don’t even miss the meat.

Lightened Up Potato Skins

Created by: Amy Christie, this heart of mine

Baked potatoes, topped with bacon, cheese and sour cream, make for a hearty meal but can be high in carbs. These potato skins, lightened a smidge by removing the center of the cooked potatoes, make for a delicious alternative.

Italian Meatballs

Created by: Britni Vigil, Play. Party. Plan.

With fall quickly approaching, everyone is looking for great recipes that can be used both as a quick weeknight meal and as something they can bring as a football party appetizer. Meatballs are perfect because they work for both.

Football-Shaped Rice Krispies Treats

Created by: Cathy Pollack, Noble Pig

We love football season! However, I have to admit I might be in it more for the food than the football. That's okay, right? Although there are a lot of die-hard female football fans, I enjoy cooking for the game a little more than just sitting and watching it. I bet I'm not in the minority on this one.

Non-Alcoholic Sangria

Created by: Emily Buys, The Clever Housewife

Every party or celebration needs a beverage that sparks conversation. When I'm getting ready for the big game, I start prepping and planning for a drink that will wow the crowd, and this sangria mocktail does the trick. It’s kid-friendly and – even better – it tastes superb.

Buffalo Chicken Bites

Stuff delicate fillo shells with creamy buffalo dip and zesty tomato for a savory, crave-able appetizer.

Touchdown Tailgate Snack Mix

As long as there's a box of Rice Chex left in the world, making tailgating party fare is easy. All you need to decide is which sweet and salty ingredients to combine in the bowl with your cereal.

Mexican Pizza

Shaping your pizza dough into a football shape makes this already untraditional take on pizza a little extra fun.

Pizza Roll-Ups

Flaky, buttery crescent rolls surround sausage, pepperoni, and melting cheese. Serve with marinara sauce for dipping.

Fajita Flavored TOSTITOS® SCOOPS!®

These miniature fajita bites are sure to score big points with all your guests! Not only are they the perfect party finger food, they’re also delicious! Double score!

Black Bean Corn Bites

Each delicious TOSTITOS ® SCOOPS! ® chip will be packed with more flavor than a fiesta when served like this! Your guests will throw a flag for being overly awesome!