Whether you are having a game-day over your place, or want to watch a movie with your friends and family, there is always a need for some tasty snacks. Many of us simply rely on some store-bought chips and salsa to seal the deal. While this is convenient, there are so many more ways you can enjoy your favorite movies.
You do not need to be an experienced chef to prepare a quick appetizer or snack to nibble in front of the TV. This applies even more nowadays, with all the stay-at-home orders in place. Since you have more time to spend at home, we decided to share with you five quick and delicious snacks you can enjoy while watching TV.
Just make sure to limit your snacks to a certain amount, because no matter how good and healthy they are, eating them continuously, while sitting comfortably on your sofa, is not the best outcome. Also, try to add them to your snack menu, and rotate between them.
With that said, we present you below with our snack idea list. Please let us know which one is your favorite from the list below.
This is the best comfort snack you can have if you are craving something sweet and crunchy to please kids and adults alike. Unlike the regular popcorn, this recipe is on the sweeter side.
The caramel gives it a nice texture and color while keeping the perfect balance of crunchiness and chewiness.
In addition, it is super easy to make with just a few ingredients. Check out the link above, and enjoy this recipe anytime you are having a movie night.
Now, if you are looking for a healthier crowd-pleaser snack, then there is nothing better than homemade guacamole. This is the ideal appetizer to have no matter what you are planning to watch on TV. While many think guacamole is a complicated dish, it is actually pretty quick and easy to make.
The secret is to use fresh ingredients, starting from avocado, lime, tomatoes, and cilantro. Apart from being delicious, this appetizer is full of vitamins and healthy nutrients. Also, it is vegan and gluten-free. So, feel free to enjoy some extra without feeling any guilt!
Buffalo wings have become such a symbolic comfort food, that it is just logical to add this recipe to our most favorite list. Even though these wings are baked, they are super crispy!
On top of that, they are coated in a spicy, homemade buffalo sauce, that will definitely impress everyone. In addition, you can adjust the sauce based on your preference. If you like it spicier, use some extra paprika or red pepper flakes.
Dips are fun, cheesy and gooey. This version is oven-baked and is super rich, full of spinach and artichokes, which is always a crowd favorite. Also, you can make it ahead and refrigerate overnight. Then, just reheat it prior to watching your favorite show, movie, or game.
You are guaranteed to love this warm and melty dip! Serve it with some tortilla chips, bread, or crackers.
This is another classic and comfort food that everyone will be thrilled about. It is the same macaroni and cheese dish but made into balls. They are super crispy on the outside while soft, and cheesy on the inside.
In addition, you can use any of your favorite cheeses to mix up here. Similarly, feel free to use leftover macaroni and cheese and make these amazing balls. Baking them is also an option!