Whether your family sits down to watch football, baseball, hockey or basketball, game day is always a great time to share food and memories.  Today on Family Food Live, we shared 5 Game Day Snack Ideas for the Family!  

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Now on to today’s recipes!


Game Day Italian Sandwich

Shopping List:

  • Sandwich roll
  • Avocado Mayo
  • Ham
  • Salami
  • Capocollo
  • Provolone Cheese
  • Lettuce
  • Tomato


  • Cut sandwich roll in half
  • Spread Avocado Mayo on both sides of bread
  • Start layering sandwich with ham, salami, capocollo, provolone cheese, lettuce and tomato
  • Serve hot or cold


Spinach Artichoke Dip in Bread Bowl

Shopping List:

  • 1 1/2 cups Mozzarella Cheese, shredded
  • 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, shredded
  • 1 cup Frozen Chopped Spinach
  • 1 jar Artichoke Hearts, roughly chopped
  • 8 oz Light Cream Cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup Sour Cream
  • 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon Black Pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt


  • Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees
  • Spray baking dish with non-stick spray
  • Saute the artichoke hearts and spinach over medium heat until liquid has evaporated\In a food processor, combine the mozzarella cheese, parmesan cheese, cream cheese, sour cream, garlic powder, salt & pepper
  • Add the artichoke hearts and spinach and blend completely
  • Pour into baking dish, cover with aluminum foil and bake for 20 minutes
  • Uncover and bake for an additional 20 minutes until it starts to bubble on top
  • While it’s cooking, prepare your bread bowl by taking out the center of the bread (save the bread slices to use for dipping)
  • Pour the spinach artichoke dip into center of bread bowl
  • Refrigerate the rest for future dipping


Mini Hotdogs

Shopping List:

  • Mini hotdogs
  • 1 can Crescent Rolls in a can
  • 1 Egg, beaten
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1/2 cup Heavy Cream, warm
  • 1/4 cup Dijon Mustard


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • Remove crescent rolls from can and cut into strips
  • Place the mini hotdog on the crescent dough and roll around the hotdog
  • In a mixing bowl, beat the water and egg together
  • Using a brush, lightly paint the egg/water mixture on top of each of the hotdog roll
  • Bake on cookie sheet for 12 minutes
  • While the hotdogs are cooking, heat up the cream and mustard until it comes to a soft boil
  • Remove and serve with mini hotdogs


Salami & Cream Cheese Roll Ups

Shopping List

  • Salami Slices
  • 8 oz. Cream Cheese, softened
  • Toothpicks


  • Spread the softened cream cheese over the salami slice
  • Roll up the salami and stick a toothpick in two places of the roll up
  • Cut in half
  • Serve with toothpick


Traditional Cheese Plate

Shopping List:

  • Garlic Naan
  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Crackers
  • 4 Cheeses of your choice (Cheddar, Smoked Gouda, Wine Cheese & Garlic Herb soft cheese)
  • Summer Sausage
  • Olives with Blue Cheese
  • Red Seedless Grapes
  • Green Onions


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • Spread olive oil and a pinch of sea salt on each slice of Garlic Naan
  • Put in oven for 5-8 minutes
  • Cut into triangle slices & serve with cheese plate
  • Assemble all of the cheese plate ingredients on a platter
  • Enjoy!

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