The 2017 Super Bowl is right around the corner, and New England Patriots fans couldn't be more excited. If you're hosting a game day party and want to shake up your menu a little, there are some unique and delicious Super Bowl recipes for Patriots fans inspired by the flavors and history of New England.
Most Super Bowl parties consist of a table full of appetizers. Meatballs, wings, and buffalo chicken dips make their way into homes across America during the big game. Although there is absolutely nothing wrong with these traditional game day snacks, why not pay homage to the part of the country where your favorite team resides?
The New England dining scene is famous for its seafood, lobster and clams in particular. With a little research, you can dig up some tasty and healthy recipes that stay true to the area and you can easily recreate at home. Thankfully, Romper has done the research for you. Your friends will flip when they see your New England inspired spread. If you're bringing a dish to a party, it will surely be the first one gobbled up. No more scraping melted cheese and coagulated beans from the bottom of your casserole dish at the end of the night.
Here are some flavorful and unexpected dishes you can recreate for your Patriots Super Bowl party this year.
1. Shrimp Roll Toast Sandwiches
For a different take on a New England favorite, try this shrimp roll toast sandwich recipe by The Skinny Pig. The best part of this delicious dish? They are on Martin's potato rolls.
2. New England Clam Chowder
What's better than New England clam chowder? New England clam chowder in a bread bowl. Georgia from The Comfort Of Cooking share her mom's New England Clam Chowder recipe that you can recreate for your game day party this year.
3. Boston Cream Pie
If you're looking for a game day dessert, try this decadent Boston cream pie recipe by Tori Avery. The chocolate glaze and vanilla custard will be a hit at your Super Bowl party.
4. Lobster Pierogis
You can't be a Pat's fan without loving you some lobstah. Try this lobster pierogi recipe by Parsley Sage Sweet for a new twist on a New England favorite.
5. Star-Spangled Lemon Whoopie Pies
If you're a Pats fan, then you bleed red, white, and blue. Serve these patriotic star-spangled lemon whoopie pies with berries and cream by The Scrumptious Pumpkin during the big game.
6. BLT and Potato Chip Lobster Rolls with Peach Salsa
Nothing says New England like lobster rolls. This BLT and potato chip lobster roll with peach salsa recipe by Half Baked Harvest puts a fresh spin on a favorite dish.
7. New England Baked Beans
Taste And Tell has a recipe for slow cooker New England baked beans that will make a delicious side dish for your game day meal. This easy recipe will cook itself while you tend to the main course.
8. Mini Cranberry Apple Tarts
9. Dairy-Free Crab And Corn Chowder
If you're in the mood for a chowdah, but you're dairy-free, try this crab and corn chowder by Kitchen Confidante.
10. Snickerdoodle Sandwich Cookies
Snickerdoodles are said to have gotten their name from the New England tradition of whimsical cookie names. Try these snickerdoodle cookie sandwiches with coconut cream cheese frosting filling by The Comfort Of Cooking for a Super Bowl sweet treat.
11. Brie Crab Cake Pretzel Slider Melts
It's not a Pat's party without some crab cakes. Check out this recipe for brie crab cake pretzel slider melts by Half Baked Harvest and have the fanciest crab cake on the block.