Super Bowl Sunday Spread: Impress for Less on Game Day

People talk about three things the day after the Big Game: the commercials, the half-time show, and the food. Oh, and the winner – maybe. So even if you’re not a football fan, Super Bowl Sunday can just be a fun excuse to enjoy some good eats with family and friends. And, know that you can put together a delicious spread without spending a lot of time and money!

Whether you’re hosting this year or just need a dish to bring along, I’ve put together a list of some of my favorite simple, affordable, and family-friendly recipes to ensure your game-day soiree is one to remember.

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Big Game Bites

Antipasti Platter

BBQ Ranch Deviled Eggs

Black Bean Hummus with Pita Chips

Tuna Tapenade with Crostini

Roasted Carrot Hummus with Veggies Two Ways

Bacon Ranch Cream Cheese Wellington (Here’s a video of me making this recipe on Hallmark’s “Home & Family” show) 

Polenta Pizza Bites

Take some leftover roasted chicken or store-bought rotisserie chicken and turn it into delicious toast toppers like these three simple recipes:

BBQ Chicken Bites

Chicken Basil Tomato Bruschetta

Salsa Combo Crostini

The Main Event

Game Day Chili

White Chili with Quick Roasted Garlic

Crispy Open Face Quesadillas

Burrito Bowls with Pork Carnitas and Easy Pico de Gallo

Buffalo Drumsticks

Spicy Turkey Lollipops and Crispy Celery Sticks with Blue Cheese Fondue

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich

Sweet Potato and Bacon Tots with Creamy Mustard Dipping Sauce

Grilled Spicy Sausage Sandwich with Onion Marmalade