11 Unexpected (and Slightly Classy) Game-Day Appetizer Recipes
Attention! Game days don’t have to be all potato skins and buffalo wings. To prove it, here are 11 finger foods that will make your snack spread a touch classier (heck, ladylike even). Don’t be mistaken, though: Everything on our list is guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser. (Brie-stuffed pretzel bites anyone?)
Carrot Pigs in a Blanket
This vegetarian twist on everyone’s favorite finger food won’t disappoint.
Brie-Stuffed Pretzel Bites
The best way to serve Brie during a game? Baked into pretzels, of course.
Buffalo Cauliflower Nuggets
A mess-free (and more virtuous) alternative to wings.
Sweet Potato Crostini
Forget toast, we’re putting our favorite toppings on roasted sweet potato slices.
Baked Gorgonzola Bites
This killer party dish calls for only five ingredients.
Our secret: Use wonton wrappers instead of tortillas. (Still serve with plenty of guacamole, though.)
Cuban Sliders for a Crowd
Mini sandwiches baked in a casserole dish—why didn’t we think of this sooner?
Crispy Cauliflower Nuggets
If spicy buffalo sauce isn’t your thing, opt for this crispy, crunchy alternative instead.
Phew, no sharing necessary.
Baked Goat Cheese Marinara Dip
Serve with plenty of bread for dipping.