‘Tis the season for Super Bowl parties and no doubt at just about every party you go to, you’ll find the usual suspects on the menu: wings, dips, meatballs, sweets, and more. But believe it or not, you don’t have to run past the food table for fear of blowing your wellness goals out of the water. These 6 Super Bowl Party Foods are healthy takes on your favorites while being flavorful, filling, and fun!
1. Yummy Fat-Burning Meatballs
If you’ve never thought of meatballs as fat-burning powerhouses, you’re not alone. But this yummy meatball recipe will have you changing your tune in a jiffy. This is a dish you can feel good about serving — and scarfing — at your next Super Bowl party.
2. Zesty Baked Lime Wings
It’s not a party unless there are wings on the menu. But you can skip the fried and breaded options in favor of these Zesty Lime Wings, which, since they’re baked, make them a healthier alternative. What’s more, these wings have just enough of a kick to raise some eyebrows. They’re always a hit whenever I bring them to a gathering and I know your guests will love them too.
3. Hearty Quinoa and White Bean Chili
Chili is another party food favorite and this healthy version, packed with protein and fiber, will please your taste buds without tipping the scale. You can also prep this recipe ahead of time and freeze it until you’re ready to serve.
4. Carrot Cake Cookie Bites
For those with a sweet tooth, these Carrot Cake Cookie Bites will be runaway winners. They’re quick and simple to make, easy to transport, and are one of the first things to disappear off the food table whenever I bring them anywhere.
5. Skinny Guacamole Deviled Eggs
Love Deviled Eggs but hate the hefty calorie count in mayo? I have the solution for you! These Skinny Guacamole Deviled Eggs are packed with healthy fats from avocados and are so delicious, no one will miss the mayo. And since they have a Mexican vibe, they’re also a lot of fun.
6. Skinny 7 Layer Mediterranean Dip
It’s creamy, it’s filling, it’s absolutely gorgeous, and… it’s healthy! This Skinny 7 Layer Mediterranean Dip is all that and then some. Don’t be surprised if your Super Bowl party guests beeline past the cheese dip and head straight to this one — I’ve seen it happen a lot. Take just one scoop of this healthy dip and you’ll understand why!
There’s no need to sacrifice your healthy eating goals this Super Bowl season. Introduce these healthy options and score a food-fueled touchdown from your friends.
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