Get your game on with these *amaze* Super Bowl eats

Whether you plan to watch the big game, live-tweet The Weeknd’s halftime performance or just want to catch the commercials, we’re sure you’ll agree that no Super Bowl is complete without snacks. This Sunday, skip the basic chips and dip and make a snack worth cheering for. To give you an idea of what’s possible, we’ve gathered some *amaze* creative recipes from around the web. Scroll on for all the food inspo you need before kickoff.

Brownie Footballs

Image: Betty Crocker Kitchens

Treat yourself with these chocolatey treats that will stand out in any spread. They pack a classic, gooey brownie flavor into an easy-to-carve football shape. A bit of white frosting completes the low-maintenance decor. Find the recipe here.

The Ultimate Snack Stadium

Image: KraftHeinz

It doesn’t get much better than this snack-packed tray, shaped into an adorable mini-stadium. The genius part: you’re mostly plating already-prepped items around your dip-based football field. Learn how to make this masterpiece here—but keep in mind that the recipe makes 84 servings, so you’ll want to scale it down.

Cookie Dough Footballs

Image: Life Love & Sugar

We can’t get over these cookie dough footballs. They’re cute, tasty and can be eaten in just one bite. Hop on the edible cookie dough bandwagon with this eggless recipe from Life Love & Sugar. Warning: they probably won’t last past halftime.

Healthy Football Appetizer

Image: Prudent Penny Pincher

Get a truly ‘gramworthy snack *and* the benefits of healthy veggies with this football-inspired appetizer. Just lay out your celery stalks and pour stick pretzels over them to shape the ball. A bit of string cheese finishes the platter. Find the whole recipe here.

Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

Image: Dinner at the Zoo

Unlike the restaurant variety, these poppers are baked instead of fried. You still get the crispiness of a traditional jalapeno popper thanks to the yummy bacon wrap. Plus, use a variety of cheeses for a custom snack experience. Peep the recipe here.

Eight-layer Chicken Chili Dip

Image: Food Network Kitchen

With as many ingredients as unique flavors, this mega-dip is meant for the biggest night in football. The eight layers include cornbread, tomatoes, beans, cheese, sour cream, chicken chili, onions and a blend of corn and peppers—drooling yet? Find the recipe here.

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by Bailey Bujnosek | 2/7/2021