Hosting a party for the big football game can make you feel like a football player yourself. As you dash to clean the house, you're scrambling to finish the typical chili-and-cornbread football party spread. In an attempt to add some novelty to the evening, you decide to tackle a new chili recipe you saw online. Kicking yourself for not prepping earlier, you make a pass on the football-shaped cheese platter. By kickoff time, you are already ready for a water break.
If your New Year's Resolution was to reduce stress, hosting a party for the big football game doesn't help you achieve your goals. On the other hand, it's fun to break up mid-winter monotony with a reason to celebrate. Sure, you can opt to order pizza instead. But if you are looking for some new and unique football game food ideas without adding stress to your week, browse our game day finger food lineup. We included a variety of bold flavors to please everyone's tastes without you having to spend all day cooking.
Who knew BBQ could get even better? The meaty Korean BBQ seasonings in these Korean BBQ Yum Yum Stix is a football fan's dream come true. You may have to double-up on these – they will go fast.
Thai basil is no ordinary herb. This unassuming plant provides an incredible aroma and powerful flavor unmatched by ordinary sweet basil. Blended with chicken and surrounded by a light, crispy wrapper, these Thai Basil Yum Yum Stix will be popular with your guests who appreciate garden flavors.
Snackers rave about the toasty goodness in these Toasted Sesame Yum Yum Stix. Studded with black and white sesame seeds, the wrapper hints at what awaits inside. Your guests who usually go for the toasted pita chips will gravitate towards these instead.
Mix up your cornbread and chili comfort food with something more unique yet equally savory. These Pork Potstickers come ready to steam or sauté, freeing your time for last-minute party preparations.
The spice-lovers of your group won't need hot sauce for our Chili Pepper Chicken. Serve the sauce on the side to keep the tempura chicken crispy all night long. Pick up a double pack in the freezer section of any Sam's Club.
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For more game day party ideas, check out our Football Game Party Pinterest Board.