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Essentials For Your Next Football Watch Party

A few must-haves for your next football watch party!

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1. Drinks!

First and foremost – alcohol. Buckets of beer is the obvious choice, but give your guests something else to enjoy on game day. Make a huge batch of Moscow Mules and replace the regular ginger beer with a spicier version from Brooklyn Crafted to kick up flavor!
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First and foremost – alcohol. Buckets of beer is the obvious choice, but give your guests something else to enjoy on game day. Make a huge batch of Moscow Mules and replace the regular ginger beer with a spicier version from Brooklyn Crafted to kick up flavor!

2. Chips and Dips!

Nothing says football Sunday like a table full of snacks! From buffalo chicken dip to fresh salsa and guacamole – the options are ENDLESS. Easy Buffalo Chicken Dip Ingredients• 8 ounces cream cheese, softened• 1/2 cup ranch dressing• 1/2 cup sour cream• 4 ounces crumbled blue cheese• 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese• 1/2 cup buffalo sauce, divided• 2 cups cooked and shredded chicken• Slices of baguetteCooking Instructions:1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.2. In large bowl combine cream cheese, sour cream & ranch dressing.3. Toss chicken with 1/2 cup buffalo sauce.4. Mix in shredded cheddar cheese and crumbled blue cheese.5. Spread into the bottom of (8 or 9-inch) deep-dish
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Nothing says football Sunday like a table full of snacks! From buffalo chicken dip to fresh salsa and guacamole – the options are ENDLESS.

Easy Buffalo Chicken Dip

Ingredients

• 8 ounces cream cheese, softened

• 1/2 cup ranch dressing

• 1/2 cup sour cream

• 4 ounces crumbled blue cheese

• 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese

• 1/2 cup buffalo sauce, divided

• 2 cups cooked and shredded chicken

• Slices of baguette

Cooking Instructions:

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

2. In large bowl combine cream cheese, sour cream & ranch dressing.

3. Toss chicken with 1/2 cup buffalo sauce.

4. Mix in shredded cheddar cheese and crumbled blue cheese.

5. Spread into the bottom of (8 or 9-inch) deep-dish

5 Second Fresh Tomato Salsa Ingredients: • ¼ small white onion, cut into 1-inch chunks• 1 small jalapeno pepper, quartered and seeded• 1 small garlic clove• 4 small plum tomatoes, quartered and seeded • ¼ cup loosely packed fresh cilantro leaves• ¼ teaspoon saltCooking Instructions: 1. Cut onion into 1-inch pieces and place into bottom of the T-fal 5 Second Chopper along with jalapeno pepper and garlic clove2. Process until medium chopped3. Add tomatoes, cilantro and salt chopping until coarsely chopped or desired texture4. Serve with tortilla chips.

5 Second Fresh Tomato Salsa

Ingredients:

• ¼ small white onion, cut into 1-inch chunks

• 1 small jalapeno pepper, quartered and seeded

• 1 small garlic clove

• 4 small plum tomatoes, quartered and seeded

• ¼ cup loosely packed fresh cilantro leaves

• ¼ teaspoon salt

Cooking Instructions:

1. Cut onion into 1-inch pieces and place into bottom of the T-fal 5 Second Chopper along with jalapeno pepper and garlic clove

2. Process until medium chopped

3. Add tomatoes, cilantro and salt chopping until coarsely chopped or desired texture

4. Serve with tortilla chips.

3. Sliders!

As Sunday football can be an all-day event, be sure to have heartier food options on hand for your guests. Sliders are always a crowd pleaser! Give meatballs a try – Mama Mancini’s offers cheese stuffed varieties that can be heated and served between a roll in minutes! Create a DIY condiments bar to allow your quests to dress their sliders as they wish! Think – fresh basil, mozzarella slices, and more.
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As Sunday football can be an all-day event, be sure to have heartier food options on hand for your guests. Sliders are always a crowd pleaser! Give meatballs a try – Mama Mancini’s offers cheese stuffed varieties that can be heated and served between a roll in minutes! Create a DIY condiments bar to allow your quests to dress their sliders as they wish! Think – fresh basil, mozzarella slices, and more.

4. Dessert!

Complete your watch party with football themed desserts, like these Chocolate Strawberry Footballs
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Complete your watch party with football themed desserts, like these Chocolate Strawberry Footballs

or Double Chocolate “Football” Cupcakes!
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