45 Winning Bowl Game Recipes

Score a touchdown at your next bowl game party with these tasty handheld bites and creamy dips.

Few things bring Southerners together quite like football season. Our die-hard devotion to our favorite team is intense, but what transcends rivalries is our devotion to good football party food. Whether you tailgate at every game, or you host a crowd in front of the television during bowl games, this lineup of football party recipes promises to make your gathering a success. Early morning kickoff? No problem. Your guests will love Fried Chicken Thighs and Biscuits. Need something for those that grab and run? Salt-Roasted Beef Tenderloin Sliders fits the bill. Plus, you will find lots of dips and spreads for those who like to hang around the food table rehashing the plays. With all the yelling and cheering going on your crowd is bound to get thirsty, so choose one of these game-day cocktails to keep them hydrated. Send your football party into overtime with some sweet treats. One of these bake-and-take cakes will make the perfect football party dessert; not only are they delicious, but you can bake and transport them in the same pan.


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