Hellooooo football season! Woohoo! I am so excited that we’ve already reached this time of year again. I’m going to let you in on a little secret about me : I love football season!
With it comes fall and cozy weather, pumpkins and holidays, and best of all :
GAME DAY SNACKS.
I mean, I like watching the football too, okay. But I’m really just here for the snacks.
If you’re like me, then I know you’re looking for some new snack ideas for game day this year.
So I’ve decided to share some of our favorites with you!
These make my mouth water just looking at them! John and I love soft pretzels, and it’s even better when you don’t have to go anywhere to get them!
This incredibly easy cheese ball gets points just for looks first of all. Take this to any football party and you’ll hit a home run.
Ehem, I mean touchdown.
Who can beat cheese and bacon??
Speaking of bacon…
Folks, we have saved the best for last. The cream of the crop, the best of the best, the ultimate football game day snack…
Bacon Brown Sugar Smokies
This snack is absolutely delicious. I’m actually convinced it won us the Super Bowl last year. We’re big Eagles fans and I made these every time they played, and boom. Super Bowl 52 champs! I’d say there is a correlation, ha!
Okay, let’s get serious, This really is one of the best and easiest game day snacks you’ll make or taste. Your hands may get a little greasy while you’re making it, but it’s all worth it, my friends.
one package of beef smokies (or other mini hotdogs)
1 pound of bacon
2 cups of brown sugar
1. Pre -heat oven to 350 degrees
2. Cut bacon in half. Wrap each strip around a little smokie sausage.
3. Roll the bacon wrapped sausage in the brown sugar. Pack brown sugar onto the ends of each smokie.
4. Cover your pan in foil (to avoid a mess).
5. Bake for 18-20 minutes (or until bacon is crispy and the brown sugar is bubbling).
Note : These will be HOT when you take them out so let them cool before serving.