We’ll admit it. We’re the kind of NFL followers who care extra about what chiles are in our chili than the variety of turnovers or speeding yards per recreation. (Full disclosure: We simply Googled “vital soccer stats,” which is the one purpose we even know the time period “speeding yards per recreation.”) So whereas it’s secure to say Staff Good Meals is extra focused on consuming snacks than consuming clock, we’ve received our recreation faces. That is why we are the good individuals to advise you on what you must serve at your Tremendous Bowl LVII occasion.

For Sunday’s matchup, the Philadelphia Eagles are predicted to grind out a slim victory over the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs. For some inspo on what meals to serve, we’ve rounded up a number of recipes — from dips and wings to cocktails and desserts — from the Good Meals archives. Let’s get to the good things!

Dips & Appetizers

Chow down on Lisa Steele’s deviled eggs with a twist. Picture by Tina Rupp. 

Deviled Eggs with Turmeric

A traditional occasion app! You possibly can thank Lisa Steele, writer of the Contemporary Eggs Day by day weblog and the “Contemporary Eggs Day by day Cookbook,” for this recipe. The turmeric turns the egg whites a vibrant yellow. Professional Tip: Do not boil the eggs too quick!

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Fried Onion-Chili Crisp Dip

Like Oliver Putnam in Solely Murders within the Constructing, we love a dip. Los Angeles Instances cooking columnist Ben Mims gave us a number of suggestions. His Fried Onion-Chili Crisp Dip depends on bitter cream, chili crisp and floor Sichuan peppercorns. He additionally has recipes for Vegan Spinach Artichoke Dip, Pimento Queso Dip, Lemon Pepper Rooster Dip and (this sounds fancy) Smoky Eggplant Dip With Ginger And Tomato Chutney. 

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Chili Con Queso

Do not be confused by the phrase “chili” within the title. That is really a dip. It is from Texas the place queso, that gooey, orange dip, is virtually its personal meals group. This model, which skips the Velveeta in favor of actual cheese, comes from Lisa Fain of Homesick Texan. 

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Rooster (& Vegan) Wings

Most of us simply order wings. However should you’re feeling bold and wish to attempt making your personal, right here you go.

If an NFL linebacker can get behind these cauliflower wings, so can we. Picture courtesy of Clarkson Potter. 

Vegan Lemon Pepper Cauliflower Wingz

Chef Charity Morgan, who helped her linebacker husband undertake a plant-based weight loss program and has cooked 100% vegan meals for the Tennessee Titans, makes use of cauliflower as a substitute of foul in her wings. In her cookbook “Unbelievably Vegan: 100+ Life-Altering, Plant-Based mostly Recipes: A Cookbook,” you may additionally discover vegan recipes for favourite recreation day snacks resembling Sizzling Krabby Dip and Nachos Common Nachos.

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There’s no winging do-it-yourself hen wings — however they’re price it. Picture by Chad Montano by way of Unsplash. 

Tamarind Rooster Wings

Earlier than the pandemic, Nguyen and Thi Tran of Starry Kitchen have been serving three sorts of fried hen at Button Mash in Echo Park. We love these ones, that are fried twice then tossed in a sticky tamarind glaze that will get its kick from ginger, chili garlic paste and black pepper. Sprinkle on a number of pomegranate seeds so it appears fairly for the ‘Gram.

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Listed here are three extra hen wing recipes we love:


Once more, that is the type of stuff we go away to the professionals, however if you wish to attempt your hand…

Professional tip: Make these rip ideas. Picture by Eric Wolfinger. 

Kevin Bludso’s Rib Ideas

For those who’re a barbecue novice, L.A. BBQ legend Kevin Bludso recommends that you just begin with an affordable smoker and learn to grasp temperature. His new cookbook, “Bludso’s BBQ Cookbook,” consists of this recipe for rib ideas, certainly one of his specialities. It takes solely 2.5 to 4 hours (a lot shorter than many barbecue prepare dinner occasions), however you’ll need a smoker and a sprig bottle. 

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The Hitching Submit’s Santa Maria Tri-Tip

Frank Ostini of The Hitching Submit II in Buellton loves barbecuing within the Santa Maria-style, which implies slow-cooking your meat, sometimes a tri-tip, over an oak hearth. He taught us construct an oak hearth and shared this recipe, from Alisal’s BBQ Bootcamp, with us.

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Spice your chili up, or spice it down — you possibly can’t go flawed. Picture by Stephanie Monfette by way of Unsplash.

Vegan Weeknight Meaty Chili 

Our cousins over at NPR’s Morning Version vouch for this meatless chili which depends on plant-based floor meat, kidney beans and fire-roasted tomatoes.

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Take pleasure in these two extra chili recipes, one made with hen and the opposite with buffalo.

Mac ‘n Cheese

Mac ‘n cheese, please! Picture by Tina Witherspoon by way of Unsplash. 

Zesty Kale Two Methods and Fontina Mac & Cheese

If anybody is aware of make mac ‘n cheese, it is Laura Werlin, who wrote the e book on it. Actually. The writer of Mac & Cheese, Please! 50 Tremendous Tacky Recipes week makes use of kale two methods on this iteration of the dish, blended into the casserole and in addition as a crispy topping.

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Gluten-Free Mac & Cheese

Alisa Reynolds, chef and proprietor of soul meals restaurant My 2 Cents, says the important thing to an ideal mac & cheese is the sauce. Some Parmesan for the highest. Then put it below the broiler so it will get good and brown.

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Sandwiches, Tacos & Extra

Get a deal with (on this meatball sub). Picture by Linda Xiao. 

Meatball Sub Sandwiches on Garlic Bread

Melissa Clark is the form of prepare dinner who loves a sheet pan. That is as a result of she excels at simplicity and making one-pot (or pan or dish) meals. This sandwich recipe, which may simply be scaled as much as feed a crowd, comes from her cookbook, “Dinner in One: Distinctive and Straightforward One-Pan Meals: A Cookbook.”

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Two extra hearty concepts:

Salads & Sides

Preserve it crisp ‘n traditional on Recreation Day with a wedge salad. Picture by Graydon Herriott. 

Vedge Wedge Salad

A wedge salad is not simply in your grandpa’s favourite steakhouse. Andy Baraghani’s replace on the traditional nonetheless options chilly, crisp lettuce however it’s reduce into smaller items permits so the dressing, a garlicky tahini-based ranch, can penetrate the leafy layers. 

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Vegan Purple Potato Salad with Pesto

Sure, you possibly can skip the mayo that almost all potato salads depend on with out skipping the flavour. Bryant Terry swears on it. His creation requires roasted crimson potatoes and a pesto manufactured from parsley and pine nuts.

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Moroccan Beet Salad
Cumin, coriander, turmeric cardamom and cinnamon costume up Cheryl Forberg’s easy however tasty tackle beets.

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Extra choices…


The Tremendous Bowl is lengthy! Possibly you don’t need the non-beer drinkers downing heavy-duty cocktails then driving residence. Contemplate a few low-alcohol choices.

Clean up your Recreation Day toast with a Tarocco Spritz. Picture by Dylan + Jeni. 

Tarocco Spritz

The crimson-colored Tarocco Spritz is a variation on the Sicilian Tarocco Orange. The drink combines gin, the aperitivo Cappelletti, blood orange juice, lemon juice and prosecco. Vanilla syrup ties all of it collectively.

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Limitless Spring

Natasha David likes spotlighting decrease proof alcohol. The Limitless Spring combines Lillet Rosé, Amaro Ramazzotti, lemon juice, easy syrup and a little bit of bubbly water.

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Final Fudgy Brownies

Leah Hyslop, writer of “The Brownie Diaries,” options recipes for lemon blondies, an Easter brownie and a vacation brownie with apricots in her e book. But when she may eat just one brownie for the remainder of her days, this may be it. Darkish and wealthy, they haven’t any nuts or extras to distract from their “bewitchingly oozy heart.”

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Roxana Jullapat’s chocolate chip cookies are a assured victory. Picture by Kristin Teig. 

Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

The chocolate chip cookie is a traditional, and for good purpose. Cookie maven Roxana Jullapat says she’s made them utilizing each grain within the e book. This model requires sorghum flour, producing stunning golden cookies with crisp edges and comfortable facilities.

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Extra choices, should you really feel like baking:

Nonetheless Want Extra?

This Foodie’s Information to Tremendous Bowl Snack Deliciousness gives a bunch of recipes. Patti Jinich’s guacamole, Sam Sifton’s nachos, roasted potato salad with bacon, and so forth.

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Or simply order from Jollibee. That is in all probability what we’ll be doing.