7 Easy (and Healthy) Game Day Food Recipes

When prepping for your next home team match-up, easy is the name of the game when creating your lineup of apps and mains to enjoy while watching another victory. These simple and healthy game day recipe choices will keep your mind out of the kitchen and focused on the plays.

Easy Fruit Dip

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For this easy fruit dip recipe, ditch the added sugar from marshmallow fluff, and incorporate some local honey for sweetness. Add cubes of pound cake, pretzels, or graham crackers to a variety of your favorite berries and fruits to create a tasty fruit board.

Lemon and Basil Buttermilk Grilled Chicken Wings

Lemon & Basil Buttermilk Grilled Chicken Wings served on a white plate with a couple of drinks

Crack open a locally brewed IPA and let the notes of lemon and basil wings play across your palate. There’s magic in this buttermilk grilled chicken wings recipe that will ignite conversation and carefree fun.

Fennel and Coriander Cashews

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Before serving up these delicious roasted cashews, check to make sure any guests don’t have a nut allergy.

Easy Sausage and Feta Sheet Pan Dinner

A sheet pan dinner with sausage, red grape tomatoes, and feta cheese with a bowl of tomatoes and a plate with red onion

Simple ingredients. Easy-peasy prep. All of this pays off big time with fun, flavorful results everyone will love.

Edamame and Kale Hummus

A flat-lay image of an Edamame and Kale hummus dish with carrots, cucumbers, and radishes surrounding the plate.

Kale loves cool weather, and baby leaves will be among the early bounty this season. Blend them with nutritious edamame beans, rich tahini, and garlic and voila: a dreamy farm-to-table dip.

Beer Brat Stew

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Prepare this hearty meal the day before and let the flavors blossom overnight.

Easy Bake Beans and Potatoes

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Fresh ingredients. Loads of flavor. One pan. From oven to plate… simply delicious!

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