Sunday Suppers: Surviving Game Day

We don’t often have sporting events on in our house. But we do love an excuse for a party and we hear there’s a good one in early February. Here are some options for your Game Day. From fire-roasted cocktail sauce to stuffed jalapenos, we’ve got you covered whether you’re rooting for a team or watching for the commercials.

Meatballs

Italian and Asian combined... how very Marco Polo of me

Italian and Asian combined… how very Marco Polo of me

Meatballs with Sweet Plum Dip (pictured above), Pesto and Pepper Meatballs, Lamb Meatballs with Yogurt Dipping Sauce

Deviled Eggs

What a dainty little finger sandwich

What a dainty little finger sandwich

Classic Deviled Eggs, Deviled Egg Sandwiches (pictured above), Candied Bacon and Jalapeno Deviled Eggs, Green Eggs and Prawns (below)

I can never stop at a dozen

I can never stop at a dozen

Chips and Dip

So creamy without any milk products should be against the law

So creamy without any milk products should be against the law

White Bean Dip with Roasted Garlic (pictured above), Guinness Dip, Cheese Dip, Spicy Shrimp Dip, Guacamole, Pico de Gallo, Goat Cheese and Pesto Dipping Sauce, Classic Hummus, Roasted Red Pepper Hummus, Edamame Tahini Spread, Potato Dippers (pictured below), Spicy Kale Chips

The potatoes almost look like blue corn chips

The potatoes almost look like blue corn chips

“Nuts”

I want to pop those nuts in my mouth

I want to pop those nuts in my mouth

Honey-Spiced Almonds, Black-Eyed Pea Nuts, Sorghum -Spiced Pecans, Roasted Chick Peas with Pancetta

Crackers

Different spices could be tossed in as well

Different spices could be tossed in as well

Rosemary Crackers, Lavash, Oat Crackers (pictured above)

Protein

Bite sized fun times

Bite sized fun times

Salmon Mousse, Asian Honey Chicken Wings (pictured at top of post), Shrimp with Fire-Roasted Cocktail Sauce, Chicken-Bacon Bites (pictured above), Pancetta-Wrapped Dates

More Cheese Please

So good and crispy

So good and crispy

Bacon-Wrapped Cheese-Stuffed Shrimp, Stuffed Mushrooms with Ham and Cheddar, Jalapenos Stuffed with Feta, Super Cheesy Cheese Sticks (pictured above), Blue Cheese Spread

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About Rufus' Food and Spirits Guide

This blog attempts to collect some of the things I try to create with food and booze. Sometimes I succeed and sometimes I fail. My hope is to entertain and maybe help people think a little harder about what they decide to eat and drink.
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3 Responses to Sunday Suppers: Surviving Game Day

  1. A_Boleyn says:

    I really don’t know where to start with this feast. They all look wonderful.

  2. Angeline M says:

    OMG! Everything looks fantastic!

  3. Asian honey chicken wings are droolworthy and shall be made this weekend after a visit to the butcher, period.

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