15 Game Day Snacks for Bacon Lovin’ Football Fans

Written by Lillian Tram on September 12th, 2015

If you missed it, the NFL 2015 Kick Off happened last Thursday, September 10th in a game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New England Patriots. The 28-21 football game ended in the Patriot’s favor, leaving die hard football fans hungry for another game. That’s not all those football fans are hungry for this season though, but with the following list of Game Day Snacks, you’re going have no problem intercepting those appetites with some delightful bacon-y goodness!
 

15. Bacon Lover’s Trail Mix

 

Find the recipe here

 
There’s nothing like watching a football game while munching on something with a salty bacon flavor, and this Bacon Lover’s Trail Mix is a sure fire winner. Best of all, the recipe is so quick and simple, even the busiest football fan can find the time to whip some up and invite friends over for a great game day get-together.
 
 

14. Crispy Bacon Grilled Cheese Roll Ups

 

Crispy Bacon Grilled Cheese Roll UpsFind the recipe here.

 

Crispy Bacon Grilled Cheese Roll Ups are another quick and easy game day snack that you can make in just a few minutes without blowing your bacon budget for the month! In fact, the entire recipe is super short and sweet, allowing you more time to catch those touchdowns and socialize with your guests. During half-time, you are sure to be raking in the compliments for your bacon inspired offerings.

 
 

13. Game Day Mini Bacon Quiches

 

Mini Bacon Quiches

Find the recipe here

 

While these little bacon inspired jewels take longer to make, your guests will appreciate the time you took to make these Game Day Mini Bacon Quiches. A little of this, a little of that, toss them into a muffin tin and place in the oven …and presto! Your guest can enjoy a delicious snack that oozes with cheesy goodness and delectable bacon!

 
 

12. Pig and Dip

 

Find the instructions here

 

No Game Day celebration is complete without chips and dip …but if you are tired of tasteless and overly processed potato chips, check out this Pig and Dip recipe using real Russet potatoes! Don’t have time to make your own homemade chips? Pick up a couple of bags of store bought chips and serve them with this de-lish homemade dip recipe.

 
 

11. Bacon on the Ritz

 

Bacon CrackersFind the instructions here

 

You may think that you do not have time to make Game Day snacks but this little recipe is here today to prove you are wrong. Made with Ritz crackers, bacon and rich brown sugar, this little gem of a recipe costs next to nothing to make and is sure to be a big hit with your munching football fans.

 
 

 10. Bacon Cheddar Deviled Eggs

 

Bacon Deviled EggsRecipe available here

 

Deviled eggs have been a traditional food for gatherings and get-togethers for as long as most people can recall. Since your Game Day theme is centered around bacon, here is a quick and simple recipe that combines this finger food with that delectable bacon-y flavor. Betcha they won’t eat just one!

 
 

9. Man Candy

 

Man Candy

Also called Pig Candy

Instructions here

 

 With a name like Man Candy, it’s no wonder this chocolate covered snack would be chosen as part of a Game Day line-up. Underneath this rich chocolate blanket is a strip of sweet and salty and ohh so crispy bacon! How’s that for a score?

 
 

8. Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

 

Jalapeno PoppersRecipe is posted here

 

Whether you have a weakness for spicy peppers or not, these tempting Game Day snacks are delicious and mild enough for nearly any palate to enjoy. With only three ingredients to gather, you won’t spend a mint making these bad boys and your football lovin’ guests will leave the platter empty.

 
 

7. Hot Dog and Bacon Roll-Ups

 
Hot Dog and Bacon Roll-Ups

Detailed Instructions Here

 

Stadiums around the United States know that Game Day and Hot Dogs are a match made in heaven, but add bacon to the mix and wow! Hot Dog and Bacon Roll-Ups are sure to become the next all-American sports fans’ favorite snack. Requiring only three ingredients and a handy dandy crock pot, you can cook these tasty appetizers in just a few hours.

 
 

6.  BBQ’d Pork Nachos with Bacon 

 

BBQ'd Pork Nachos with BaconView Our Recipe Here

 

Why would you bother serving plain ole nachos with cheese when you can have the delectable goodness of these barbeque pork and bacon topped nachos? These BBQ’d Pork Nachos with Bacon are sure to be a dish your football fans will talk about from kick-off until well after the football season has ended.

 
 

5. Bacon Wrapped Scallops with Spicy Mayo

 

Bacon Wrapped Scallops with Spicy MayoRecipe here

 

With 20 minutes of prep time and 15 additional minutes to cook, these  Bacon Wrapped Scallops with Spicy Mayo are certainly worth the time and effort required to throw these bay boys together. A word of warning though… your football fans are going to want more of these bacon inspired Game Day snacks.

 
 

4. Game Day Nachos

 

Game Day NachosGet more nacho recipe ideas here

 

Nachos can be made a million different ways and are an excellent way to celebrate the onset or end of football season. Whether you opt for homemade tortilla chips or buy them from the store, these Game Day Nachos are sure to please your football lovers’ palates!

 
 

3. Jalapeno Popper Cheeseball

 

Check out our recipe here

 

What’s a Game Day get-together or football party without the addition of a yummy bacon flavored cheeseball to your menu? This Jalapeno Popper Cheeseball has lots to offer, especially with these crunchy panko bread crumbs.

 
 

2. Bacon and Cheddar Sliders

 

Bacon and Cheddar SlidersGet the instructions here

 

When planning your football inspired party, sliders are another great offering for guests. These Bacon and Cheddar Sliders are quick and easy to build, and it isn’t likely you will have any leftovers to contend with. Take this recipe and make it your own, topping these burgers with your own favorite veggies and cheese.

 
 

1. Bacon-Wrapped Potatoes With Creamy Dill Sauce

 

Bacon-Wrapped Potatoes With Creamy Dill SauceFind the recipe here

 

If Game Day parties are common at your house, here is a new recipe to toss into the mix. Bacon-Wrapped Potatoes With Creamy Dill Sauce are easy to make and offer a new flavor to please and tease your guests’ taste buds. Not sure if you like the idea of a creamy dill sauce? Dip these little spuds in the spicy dip on number twelve, above.

 
 

Keep watching for more great recipes, coming soon to our blog!

 
 

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