Let’s be real: unless you’re a die-hard fan for one of the last two teams standing, Game Day is really more about the food (and beer). It’s also the perfect excuse to say goodbye to that boring New Year’s resolution diet.
Did you know that Americans will consume 12.5 million pounds of bacon and over 1 billion chicken wings this week? Keep reading for five of our favorite, outrageously delicious bacon-filled dishes. Come Sunday, sit back, relax, and dig in!
When bacon and chicken wings come together, delicious things happen! These wings are baked until crispy and then topped with melted cheddar cheese and bacon bits for irresistible finger food.
Who doesn't love tater tots? Who doesn't love bacon? This is the ultimate crowd pleaser. Take a tater tot, wrap it in bacon, and then roll it in brown sugar. Crispy, greasy, sweet, salty perfection.
The secret ingredient in this patriotic potato salad? Bacon bits, obviously. They are nestled between a medley of red, white and blue potatoes and doused in mustard vinaigrette for a flavor that is both bright and rich. Wanna know what we also love about this beautiful, bacon-y concoction? You can make it ahead and leave it out all night for seconds (and thirds).
This takes delivery pizza to the next level. Not only is it topped with whole strips of bacon and Fontina cheese, but the crust is filled with cream cheese and sprinkled with “everything” spices, aka the sesame seeds, onion flakes, garlic flakes, and salt you get on an everything bagel. It’s a bacon-y pizza revolution.
There is a whole lot of YUM going on in this savory loaf, not to mention it’s made with bacon’s best friend (beer). Use your favorite brew or a pumpkin cider for a unique pop of flavor.