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Look, we love wings and guacamole and nachos and all of that classic game-day stuff, but sometimes we crave something a little more elevated. Behold, 14 surprising and unexpected game-day snacks that will be a guaranteed hit.

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1. Parmesan Brussels Sprouts Crostini

More cheese, please.

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2. Baked Gorgonzola Bites

Aka little pouches of happiness.

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3. Boursin Cheese with Caramelized Onions and Bacon

Prediction: This will be gone in less than six minutes.

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4. Chipotle and Rosemary Roasted Nuts

Perfect for game day…or any day, really.

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5. Warm Gruyere, Bacon and Caramelized Onion Dip

No words, only stomach grumbles.

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6. Mini Caprese Salad Bites

The word salad is in the title, so you can have, like, 12.

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7. Crispy Buffalo Cheddar Potato Nachos

Don’t you just want to backstroke in this?

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8. Caesar Salad Wonton Cups

How cute are these? (The answer is "very.")

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9. Cheesy Shrimp Baked Spring Rolls

Any excuse to eat more mozz.

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10. French Onion Cups

Much easier to serve (and eat) than soup.

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11. Spicy Avocado Hummus

Two of our favorite things combined into one addictive snack.

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12. French Dip Sliders

A crowd-pleaser if we’ve ever seen one.

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13. Herbed Olives

Simple, yet satisfying.

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14. Miso Butter Shrimp

Try stopping after just one. We dare you.

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