Top 5 Finger Foods for Game Day

Borrow from the kids' table and eat these bite-sized mains during the big game for fun, utensil-free dining.

Photo By: Matt Armendariz ©2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Matt Armendariz ©2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Matt Armendariz ©2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Matt Armendariz ©2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Matt Armendariz ©2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Pickup Game

Roll up your sleeves and eat with your hands –– these reinvented classics were meant to be enjoyed sans utensils.

Sliders with Chipotle Mayonnaise

Tiny burgers have two benefits: They'll cook quicker than big ones, and they'll leave you with more room for other game-day dishes. For the juiciest patties, make sure to use meat that has the suggested 80/20 lean-to-fat ratio. 

Get the Recipe: Sliders with Chipotle Mayonnaise

Spicy Fried Chicken Bites with Derby Dip

These hot snacks need to marinate overnight, but their outrageous flavor makes the time worth it! Plan ahead and then make them on game day. 

Get the Recipe: Spicy Fried Chicken Bites with Derby Dip

Farm in a Blanket

Salami and crescent rolls are a perfect pairing in this updated riff on classic pigs in blankets. The poppy seeds add a pleasant crunch to each bite. 

Get the Recipe: Farm in a Blanket

Mini Italian Club Sandwiches

Forget footlong heroes. These easy-to-eat wedges rely on the same flavors as traditional hoagies but won't hog an entire kitchen table. 

Get the Recipe: Mini Italian Club Sandwiches

Skirt Steak Quesadillas

Skirt steak is both fatty and quick-cooking (not to mention inexpensive), so it's an obvious choice for this addictive recipe. Bake the quesadillas during the second quarter and enjoy them at the half!

Get the Recipe: Skirt Steak Quesadillas

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