This list of fantastic game day recipes features crowd-pleasing appetizers and snacks like bacon wrapped jalapeno poppers, southwestern egg rolls and white queso dip.
There are plenty of options to keep everyone happy and fed at game time, from savory sandwiches to hearty finger foods.
‘Tis the season for game days along with the biggest game day of the year. Get ready to find the perfect appetizer recipes and begin planning what you’re going to make for the big day. I’ve gathered a list of delicious game day snacks and appetizers for you to choose from. There’s everything from easy sliders to delicious dips to a homemade chex mix that you absolutely have to try.
I have personally selected for this list some of my very favorite appetizers and snacks. This way, you know they will be great! You can’t fail with any of these tasty appetizers because all of them are bursting with bold flavors for game day.
When you are in a dipping mood, try my cool, creamy dips like BLT dip, homemade ranch dip and dill pickle dip. For a hot cheesy dip you can enjoy pizza dip or beer cheese dip.
For finger foods, I love hot appetizers like homemade taquitos, pizza muffins and slow cooker chicken wings. You can also have snacks that eat like a meal such as taco pinwheels, buffalo chicken sliders and taco cups.
Game day wouldn’t be the same without all kinds of appetizers and delicious finger foods. In fact, I believe the party snacks are half of the fun. I’m sure I speak for everyone when I say that great recipes for game day are a must. I’ve got the perfect list to get you started. Looking for even more great ideas? Check out my collection of 45 Super Bowl Appetizer Recipes. No party is complete without jello shots, so be sure to also add them to your menu!
30 Fantastic Game Day Recipes
This BLT dip is a creamy ranch dip topped with crispy bacon, romaine lettuce, diced tomatoes and green onions. An easy appetizer option that’s perfect for any party!
These spinach artichoke wontons are filled with a mixture of cream cheese, artichokes, spinach and grated cheese, then wrapped up and deep fried to golden brown perfection. An unexpected party appetizer that’s a unique take on the traditional spinach artichoke dip.
This sweet and savory pineapple salsa is a bright and fresh combination of ripe pineapple, peppers, onions and cilantro, all tossed together and seasoned with lime juice. Pineapple salsa is perfect served as a dip for chips, or a topping for tacos or grilled meats.
These pizza muffins are crescent roll cups filled with pizza sauce, cheese and pepperoni, then baked to golden brown perfection. A fun recipe for pizza bites that’s the perfect appetizer, light meal or after school snack!
This creamy dill pickle dip is loaded with chopped pickles, herbs and spices, all blended together and served with a variety of dippers. A fun and unique appetizer that’s perfect for anyone who loves pickles!
These wonton taco cups are the perfect appetizer or fun twist on taco night! Layers of seasoned beef and cheese are baked in layers of wontons in a cupcake pan, then finished off with your favorite taco toppings.
These Cuban sliders are potato buns piled high with meat, cheese and pickles, then brushed with garlic butter and baked to golden brown perfection. The perfect slider sandwich for parties, game day or as an easy dinner option.
These chicken taquitos are stuffed with seasoned shredded chicken and cheese, then baked or fried to crispy perfection. Serve these taquitos with your favorite dipping sauces for a fun party snack or meal!
This homemade ranch dip is full of all of the familiar herbs and spices, but has no preservatives like the store bought version. The homemade ranch powder is easy to make and keeps in the fridge for months!
Fantastic collection of recipes! We made your slow cooker wings last year and loved them! Can’t wait to make a few more recipes 🙂
These all look so tasty I can’t decide which one to try first! It might have to be the pizza dip or pizza muffins – I know those will be a hit with my whole family!
Game Days are my favorite days for snacking. So many fabulous recipes here. I can’t wait to try those Southwestern Egg Rolls!
These all look incredible and are perfect for game day. Will definitely be making some of these this weekend. Marking the page for later.
This is such a good round up!! Definitely making so many of these!
YUM! These sound so good. Easy peasy!!!
I make bacon wrapped jalapeno poppers too. That is one of our favorites on game days. Thanks for this round up. I will be saving the dip recipes too.
I have no idea where I am spending Superbowl even though I will be in Atlanta. If I am invited to a party maybe I can bring one of these dishes.
THanks for sharing this recipe round up. I see so many interesting dishes my family would love! As long as there is cheese, backon and chicken it it, it is going to be a family favorite.
Pizza, Buffalo wings and jalapeno poppers are a staple in our house during game days. I see a lot of other dishes I would like to make. Taco pinwheels sound delicious. I am checking out the recipe for that.
Never need an excuse to make snacks! But, if I’m going to make these, the Super Bowl is a great “excuse”. The sausage Cheese Balls and the bacon wrapped poppers are at the top of my list!
Yet another reason to bring out great snacks like these! I may not watch the Super Bowl, but I enjoy the food!
These are awesome recipes I can prepare the next time my friends come over. They look amazingly delicious.
So many tasty game day options, so little time! I would truly love to try them all, but those Mexican shrimp bites top my list.
This is a great list for game day. I like that it has a wide variety of recipes to suit all diets, which is so important to have a variety so all guests can enjoy the party!
Sweet appetizer goodness, I can’t wait for our Super Bowl party. It’s going to be QUITE the spread.
i love how colorful and appetizing the food ideas are! perfect for game day for sure 🙂 thanks for sharing!