Football season is finally here, and we know watch parties and tailgates are quickly filling up your fall calendar. We’re here to make sure you don’t show up emptyhanded and bring something that everybody will love. From savory appetizers to sweet desserts, we’ve rounded up our favorite recipes you’ll want to add to your game day menu.

  1. Mozzarella Sticks

Skip the frozen foods aisle and impress guests with these homemade mozzarella sticks and marinara sauce. These are easy to prepare, and you can make them up to two days in advance.

  1. Lasagna Grilled Cheese Bites

This recipe takes two delicious foods and combines them to make an even more delicious snack! You only need five ingredients and 30 minutes to whip up 24 of these irresistible bites. Take our advice and double the recipe, especially on those cool fall days!

  1. Buffalo Chicken Dip

It’s not game day without some buffalo chicken dip! Plus, this fan-favorite is easy to transport or make on the spot, and your slow cooker will keep it warm all day long.

  1. Fried Apple Pies

This recipe puts an American twist on an American classic. Take advantage of apple-picking season and make these fried apple pies for your next game day. These little treats are easy to make and can be served hot or cold.

What are your favorite game day recipes? Share them in the comments?