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Quick (& Delicious!) Game Day Recipes That Will Impress Your Friends

Let’s not kid ourselves, The Super Bowl is basically a holiday in the U.S.! Did you know that the Super Bowl is the second largest food consumption day in America after Thanksgiving?

We wanted to make sure you were prepared for the big game, so we pulled together a couple of our favorite recipes that are guaranteed to satisfy the sweet and the savory tooth at your viewing party.

Satisfy the Savory Tooth:

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Image courtesy of the Delicious as it Looks 

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Prep: 5 minutes

Cook: 30 minutes

Total Time: 35 minutes

What you’ll need:

  • Oven
  • Pie Plate
  • Mixing Bowl
  • Whisk
  • Pam spray
  • 2 (8 oz.) packages of cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup of ranch dressing
  • ¾ cup red hot sauce
  • 1 (10 oz.) can of chicken, drained or freshly cooked and chopped chicken
  • Shredded Cheddar Cheese – your choice on the amount
  • Corn chips (We like the Frito Scoops for easy dipping)

Directions

  1. Beat cream cheese, ranch dressing, and red hot sauce
  2. Fold in shredded chicken
  3. Spread mixture into pie plate sprayed with Pam
  4. Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 15 minutes
  5. Add cheddar cheese to top.
  6. Bake an additional 10 to 15 minutes
  7. Serve hot with corn chips

 

Satisfy the Sweet Tooth:

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Image courtesy of the BrownEyedBaker Blog

Vicky’s Puppy Chow

Prep: 5 minutes

Cook: 15 minutes

Total time: 20 minutes

What you’ll need:

  • Microwave
  • Mixing Bowl
  • Small microwavable bowl
  • Spoon (ideally wooden)
  • 1 tablespoon Canola Oil
  • Chex Cereal
  • One big bag of peanut M&Ms
  • Small bag of pretzels (I like the square ones, but any will do)
  • Powdered sugar
  • 1 bag of white chocolate chips

Directions

  1. Mix 3/4 – whole box of Chex cereal, bag of peanut M&Ms and a small box of pretzels into a big mixing bowl. You can use your own judgement on the ratio of ingredients
  2. Put the bag of white chocolate chips into the small microwavable bowl and add 1 tablespoon of Canola Oil
  3. Put the bowl of white chocolate chips into the microwave for exactly 1 minute…don’t be fooled if they don’t look melted!
  4. Stir up the chocolate chips and once smooth, add and stir the melted chocolate into the big bowl of ingredients (Chex cereal, M&Ms and pretzels)
  5. Once the melted chocolate is nice and mixed into the rest of the ingredients, then sprinkle 1 1/2 cup of confectioner’s sugar and stir very well!
  6. Cool down and serve!

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