The Cozy Cook

Appetizers + Snacks

Be the life of the party or the hero in your next game day celebration. Find dozens of appetizers that take minutes to make but pack great taste for days!

Popular choices include Cowboy Queso, my Bacon Ranch Cheddar Cheese BallSweet Cream Cheese Wontons, and Parmesan Crusted Tortellini Bites!

A hand dipping a potato chip into BLT Dip with Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomatoes on top.

BLT Dip

Potato Skins on a plate topped with cheese, bacon, and green onions.

Potato Skins

Crab Rangoon Recipe

A cast iron skillet with beer cheese dip with a soft pretzel being dipped in it.

Beer Cheese Dip

A bacon ranch cheese ball on surrounded by crackers.

Bacon Ranch Cheese Ball

Slow Cooker Ribs topped with BBQ Sauce on parchment paper.

Slow Cooker Ribs

A white bowl overflowing with crispy roasted pumpkin seeds.

How to Roast Pumpkin Seeds

A plate with Buffalo Chicken Wings with a cup of blue cheese with celery and carrot sticks.

Crock Pot Chicken Wings

A white plate with crispy beer battered onion rings and dipping sauce.

Onion Rings Recipe

A hand holding a fried chicken tender and dipping it in sweet and sour sauce.

Fried Chicken Tenders – EXTRA CRISPY

Fruit Pizza

A hand holding a crusty piece of bread and dipping it into hot corn dip topped with bacon.

Corn Dip

A white bowl filled with cowboy caviar with dressing being drizzled on top.

Cowboy Caviar

A wooden bowl filled with restaurant salsa with a hand dipping a tortilla chip in it.

Restaurant Salsa

PF Chang’s Chicken Lettuce Wraps

A hand dipping a tortilla chip into a skillet filled with Queso Dip with black beans, beef, and tomatoes.

Velveeta Queso – (Cowboy Queso!)

Seasoned french fries on a white plate.

BEST EVER French Fry Seasoning

A hand holding a crispy slice of potato topped with melted cheese, bacon, and green onions.

Baked Potato Slices

A white plate full of homemade McDonald's French Fries and kechup.

McDonald’s French Fries – Copycat Recipe

20 Easy Game Day Food Ideas

Chicken Parmesan Sliders

A hand dipping homemade french fries into a white cup of ketchup.

Homemade French Fries

Italian meatballs sprinkled with Parmesan cheese being scooped by a wooden spoon.

Bobby Flay’s Italian Meatball Recipe

Perfect Fried Pickles

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