The Super Bowl is the perfect time to gather with friends and family and enjoy some delicious food. But, with traditional Super Bowl snacks like pizza, wings, and nachos, it can be hard to stick to a healthy diet. But don't worry, we have got you covered with some delicious and healthy Super Bowl snacks that will have everyone cheering for more.
Baked Sweet Potato Fries: These are a delicious and healthier alternative to traditional French fries. Simply cut sweet potatoes into thin fries, toss with a little olive oil, and bake in the oven at 400F for 20-25 minutes. Serve with a dipping sauce made from Greek yogurt and your favorite herbs or spices. Sweet potatoes are a great source of Vitamin A, Vitamin C and potassium.
Veggie Platter with Homemade Hummus: This is a great option for those looking for a lighter snack option. Cut up some of your favorite vegetables such as carrots, celery, cucumbers, and bell peppers and serve with a homemade hummus made from chickpeas, lemon juice, tahini, and garlic. Hummus is a great source of protein and healthy fats, while vegetables are low in calories and high in nutrients.
Baked Chicken Wings: These are a healthier alternative to fried chicken wings. Simply toss chicken wings with olive oil and your favorite herbs and spices, then bake in the oven at 400F for 25-30 minutes. Serve with a side of celery and a healthy dip such as a yogurt-based blue cheese or ranch dressing. Chicken is a great source of lean protein, which helps to keep you feeling full and satisfied for longer periods of time.
By incorporating these healthy Super Bowl snacks into your game-day spread, you can enjoy the Super Bowl without feeling guilty about your diet. Not only are these snacks delicious, but they are also packed with nutrients that will help to keep you feeling full and satisfied. So, whether you're cheering for the Kansas City Chiefs or the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, these healthy Super Bowl snacks will have everyone feeling like a winner.
Coach Kiki McClellan