Often, we end up spending time together with our friends, huddling around the television and shouting for our favorite teams. To make the best of the moment, you can organize a football party.
To bring that exciting party mood, decorate the hall with pictures of famous footballers playing in that particular season. And make sure you include players of your friends' choice. Coming to the food, it should be simple and easy-to-eat, preferably with hands. That way you can enjoy food and at the same time, watch matches. Always keep delectable snacks, appetizers, and drinks at hand; your friends can have them any time they want.
Football Party Menu
In order to avoid last-minute visits to the grocery stores, plan the football party recipes beforehand. You can jot down vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes, which require less time for preparation. According to the menu that you have finalized, purchase the beverages, groceries, meat cuts, and other food supplies. Keep them in stock at least 2-3 days prior to the special day. You can consider the following food items for serving in a football party:
Healthy and nutritious to eat, a tray filled with cut vegetables will make your health conscious friends happy. Include carrot, cucumber, cabbage, broccoli, radishes, and celery. Your guests can pick up slices of vegetables as per their choice. You can also add whole green chilies to spice them up. Put a bowl of ranch dressing in the center of the tray to complement the vegetables.
Party finger foods and bite-sized foods make excellent snacks. You can offer them in a bowl and keep some at various spots. Offer some chips and chicken fingers, your guests will love them. Supplement finger foods with a variety of sauces that go well with them. Do not neglect your little guests, you can add bowls of tomato ketchup and less spicy dips for them.
For any party, grilled or fried chicken wings are always included in the menu. To make a healthy football party food, you can think of baking them rather than deep-frying them in oil. Coat with bread crumbs and bake them in the oven. Ensure that you make some extra, as it is a favorite for all. It is best served with spicy dip sauce or barbecue sauce.
Meatballs are a football party staple for kids and adults. It is best to purchase meatballs from food supplies and prepare only the serving sauce. By doing so, you will get more time to relax and enjoy the game, rather than spending maximum time in the kitchen. Consider making barbecue sauce for serving meatballs.
Baked potatoes stuffed with yummy toppings are another football party recipe. Take medium-sized potatoes, clean them, prick several times with a fork and bake them in the oven. Prepare easy toppings by heating baked beans along with chili powder, back pepper, and salt. Cut open cooked potatoes and stuff this topping.
Nachos are very simple to cook and can be made in a jiffy, especially when you have many guests. For nacho recipe, you will need corn chips, cheese, and toppings. Put some chips in a microwave friendly plate and sprinkle some grated cheese. Place in the microwave for a few minutes or till the cheese is melted. Combine this with sour cream, salsa, and guacamole, and serve.