5 Easy Football Party Appetizers That’ll Make You Say Touchdown!

Football party appetizers really set the mood for your Monday night watch party.  Whatever you might think about pigskin and gridiron, when football season rolls around, you’re the quarterback of the kitchen. Enjoy the game even more with delicious food!  Here are some of our favorite ideas for football party appetizers:

easy football party appetizers chicken wings

Chicken Wings

This app is a tried and true fan favorite. With a healthy dose of Cayenne pepper and a generous helping of blue cheese, a plate of chicken wings will make your living room feel like the local sports bar.

Our Favorite Recipes: Apricot Habenero Chicken Wings and Sweet and Spicy Baked Chicken Wings


Dips, chips, cheese, and crackers

These appetizers are like the Special Teams Unit. Why are they special? Because there’s not only a good chance you’ll already have these items in your house come game day, but readying a cheese plate and putting some chips in bowl only takes about 10 minutes of prep.

Our favorite pairings: Pretzel crackers and hummus, Jalapeno Popper Dip, and Hot Blueberry Cheddar Dip.


easy football party appetizers pizza wheelsPizza Pinwheels

When you haven’t been studying the playbook for hours, this is a simple and delicious football treat.  Sprinkle your favorite pizza toppings onto a crescent pastry and bake it in the oven for 15 minutes at 325 degrees.

Our favorite recipe: Pizza Roll Pinwheels.


Nachos with homemade guacamole. 

Who doesn’t love guac? Here’s our favorite recipe:

  • 4 Ripe Avacados
  • 4 Roma tomatoes
  • 1 Tbsp Sea salt
  • 2 Tbsp Lime juice
  • 1/4 Cup finely chopped onion
  • 1/4 Cup finely chopped cilantro

Homemade artichoke dip

This dish takes a while to prepare; but if you enjoy warm, cheesy goodness, then it’s the Hail Mary of football dips. Serve it with either pita or toasted bread.

Here’s our favorite recipe: A-freaking-Mazing Artichoke dip

If you’re looking for ways to serve these easy football party appetizers, look no further than cute, ruffle bowls and chip and dip trays. Happy football watching!


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