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20 Super Bowl Snacks For Those Who Care More About Food Than Football

We're here for the cheese.
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If you’re anything like us (and we suspect you are, since you’re here and all), there are three reasons you might tune into the Super Bowl this Sunday, and none of them have much to do with football:

2. The commercials (what’s going to make us cry this year? Puppies? We hope it’s puppies.)


Ah yes, a full evening of going to town on comfort food in the name of sports. Cheese, bacon, nachos, more dips than you can shake a television remote at — what could be better?

With that in mind, here are 20 delightful Super Bowl snacks to get you started.

1. Pigskin in a blanket


Get the recipe: Delish

2. Jalapeño popper football cheese ball

Peas and Crayons

Get the recipe: Peas and Crayons

3. Loaded potato wedges


Get the recipe: Macheesmo

4. Buffalo chicken dip

Passion For Savings

Get the recipe: Passion for Savings

5. Cowboy caviar

Tip Hero

Get the recipe: Tip Hero

6. Soft pretzel bites

Two Peas And Their Pod

Get the recipe: Two Peas And Their Pod

7. BLT dip with crostini

Yellow Bliss Road

Get the recipe: Yellow Bliss Road

8. Garlic cheese bombs

Spend with Pennies

Get the recipe: Spend With Pennies

9. Football whoopie pies

Bella Baker/The Cake Blog

10. Cauliflower buffalo bites

Good Dinner Mom

Get the recipe: Good Dinner Mom

11. Individual seven-layer dip cups

Spend With Pennies

Get the recipe: Spend With Pennies

12. Sweet and spicy bacon-wrapped tater tots

The Cookie Rookie

Get the recipe: The Cookie Rookie

13. Pulled pork nachos

Family Fresh Meals

Get the recipe: Family Fresh Meals

14. Crack dip

Julie's Eats And Treats

Get the recipe: Julie's Eats And Treats

15. Pimento cheese dip

Cooking With Janica

Get the recipe: Cooking With Janica

16. Instant Pot spinach artichoke dip

Living Locurto

Get the recipe: Living Locurto

17. Beer-candied bacon

Mary Carver/Giving Up On Perfect

Get the recipe: Giving Up On Perfect

18. Instant Pot egg roll bowls

I Don't Have Time For That

19. Sloppy Joe dip

Taste And Tell

Get the recipe: Taste And Tell

20. Football cake pops

Home Is Where The Boat Is

UPDATE: This story has been updated to reflect information for the 2020 Super Bowl.

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