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Best Recipes to Celebrate the Return of Football

We have good news-- football season is back! Whether your fall plans include watching your kids play on their high school team, hanging out with your friends as you watch NFL (go Seahawks!) or college games on the biggest screen you can find, or just creating your fantasy football lineup with your buddies, one thing’s for sure: you’re going to need some snacks! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite game day recipes to help make your upcoming football season a winning one.


Grilled Corn and Bean Salsa

This super easy salsa recipe is a MUST for any game day get-together! With a prep-to-eat time of just over thirty minutes, this snack can be thrown together at a moment’s notice and ready to go for whatever fun you have ahead. If you’re wanting something extra, there’s also an addition to this recipe for making your own corn chips to go along with the salsa. 


Super Nachos

What’s a good game day meal without nachos? Every football game needs a great nacho recipe to elevate the event, and we’ve got the perfect one for you right here. With pico de gallo salsa, beef, beans, cheese and a variety of topping options, these super nachos are the perfect companion for cheering on your favorite teams.



Every football fan also need a tasty guacamole in your game day line-up of snacks! With a quick 15 minute prep time, this dish can be ready in a snap and has all the right seasonings to be a hit at your upcoming get-together.


Roasted Garlic Bean Dip

With a bit longer of a prep time, this Roasted Garlic Bean Dip is well worth the wait. A perfect addition to your game day plate, this creamy dip combines all the best flavors for a touchdown-worthy celebration. 


Buffalo Turkey Wings 

Just like you can’t have a winning football game without the star quarterback, you can’t have a game day meal without the wings! With a buffalo twist, these wings will be a hit with all your friends at your next party.


Buffalo Chicken Dip

Another flavor-packed dip, this buffalo chicken dip recipe has been known to be addictive. Chances are, after tasting it just once, it’ll become a staple for all your future parties! 


Chocolate Cookie Cheesecake Dip

And of course, you have to have a yummy dessert in the mix. This chocolate cookie cheesecake dip will be a great addition to your hearty game day foods and will end the night on a sweet note, no matter if your team wins or loses! 


If you make any of these recipes, be sure to send us a photo so we can cheer you (and your football teams) on! Come back next week for more fall fun ideas in Vancouver, WA.