Easy Super Bowl Apps That Can Be Made Super Quickly

These crowd-pleasing appetizers can be made in 30 minutes or less — i.e., during the halftime show.

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Five-Layer Mexican Dip

These five layers of flavor are a crowd favorite. Pair with crunchy tortilla chips and refreshing margaritas. 

Get the Recipe: Five Layer Mexican Dip

Hot Spinach-and-Artichoke Dip

Alton Brown's creamy spinach and artichoke dip is made mostly in the microwave and comes together in just 15 minutes.

Get the Recipe: Hot Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Fried Ravioli 

Crispy fried pasta, creamy cheese filling and marinara dip? Touchdown. 

Get the Recipe: Fried Ravioli

Onion Dip from Scratch

Skip the boring store-bought dip and make your own flavorful version.

Get the Recipe: Onion Dip from Scratch

Fried Zucchini

These golden-brown zucchini fries are a lighter alternative to classic french fries. Sprinkle with Parmesan and enjoy.

Get the Recipe: Fried Zucchini

Crisp Chicken Wings with Chile-Lime Butter

Add some Asian flair to this football-party staple with Thai red curry paste, honey and soy sauce. 

Get the Recipe: Crisp Chicken Wings with Chili-Lime Butter

Nachos with 3-Cheese Queso

Jalapenos and hot sauce add a spicy kick to this cheesy queso that will disappear in minutes.

Get the Recipe: Nachos with 3-Cheese Queso

Pigs in Blankets with Honey-Mustard Dipping Sauce

Puff pastry, chicken-apple sausage and honey mustard create a fancier version of the childhood favorite.

Get the Recipe: Pigs-in-a-Blanket with Honey-Mustard Dipping Sauce

Cheddar-Pecan Dip

This dip takes everything that's wonderful about a cheese ball — the cheese-spiked cream cheese base, the herbs, the nuts — and leaves out the fussy ball formation.

Get the Recipe: Cheddar-Pecan Dip

Turkey Burger Sliders

Season ground turkey with fresh spices like cumin and smoked paprika, cook and serve in just 25 minutes. 

Get the Recipe: Turkey Burger Sliders

Baked Crab Cakes

These bite-sized crab cakes — made with jumbo lump crab and Cajun seasoning — are easy to pop in your mouth while cheering for your favorite team.

Get the Recipe: Baked Crab Cakes

Reuben Sliders

Pickle- and potato chip-topped Reubens get miniaturized on rye toast squares for a great one-bite snack.

Get the Recipe: Reuben Sliders

Soft Asian Summer Rolls with Sweet and Savory Dipping Sauce

Cool off a crowd with these light summer rolls and vinegary dipping sauce. 

Get the Recipe: Soft Asian Summer Rolls with Sweet and Savory Dipping Sauce

Deviled Eggs 

Top your deviled eggs with jalapenos for a spicy kick that will be well-received. 

Get the Recipe: G. Garvin's Deviled Eggs

Mushroom Bruschetta

Make Laura Vitale's super-simple mushroom bruschetta to hold people over during halftime. 

Get the Recipe: Mushroom Bruschetta

Spicy Guacamole 

Don't worry about your guacamole turning brown — Bobby Flay's spicy rendition will be gone long before the next quarter.

Get the Recipe: Spicy Guacamole

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