Whether you’re a die-hard football fan, you love a good tribal sense of team spirit, or you’re simply entertained by the commercials and half-time shows, everybody knows Super Bowl Sunday is all about the food. Particularly, finger foods! And this year, the air fryer is your ultimate game-day MVP.
Are you excited about the tradition of chowing down on deep-fried finger foods, but you don’t want to kick your healthy eating goals? Don’t worry! These indulgent comfort food recipes pack all the delightful crunch of their deep-fried counterparts, without the added oils, fat and calories! Air frying gives you that crispy, crunchy exterior and moist, tender interior, without having to deep fry your food in oil. This collection of Super Bowl party food ideas are not only healthy and delicious, but they are also super easy and quick to make in your Kalorik Smart Fryer Pro!
French fries: a true gameday classic. Yet, you don’t see them at house parties very often. That’s because they can be quite difficult to pull off, unless cooked in a proper deep fryer. That is, until the air fryer came to town! Air frying produces a perfectly crispy french fry, with a soft, tender potato within. Not only do they come out crunchy and delicious, you don’t have to worry about the oily mess of deep frying. Put a twist on the straight and narrow fry with this delicious Air Fryer Curly Fries recipe! Best of all, these curly fries are naturally vegan, gluten-free, paleo, and Whole30 compliant, and are perfect served alongside your favorite dipping sauce.
Quick, easy, and made from minimal ingredients, these little piggies are the perfect protein-packed snack to munch on while watching the big game. Not only are they super cute, but they are also the perfect bite-size to pop in your mouth while your eyes are glued to the television. Even better, this recipe is perfect for cooking with the family! The kids will love wrapping those piggies in their toasty warm blankets. Not to mention, spending quality time with family making new memories in the kitchen is always a win-win. Try this Air Fryer Pigs in a Blanket recipe and learn how to make it for yourself!
Kids love them, adults love them, YOU love them. You can’t go wrong with a classic like chicken nuggets! Even better than McDonald’s, chicken nuggets cook up to a lovely crispy finish in the air fryer. Serve with a variety of dipping sauces for a healthy, satisfying finger food or kid-friendly dinner in under 30 minutes. Their air-fried preparation significantly cuts down on fat and calories, especially, compared to store-bought, deep-fried, or fast food chicken nuggets. They are dairy-free and can easily be adapted to be gluten-free by using a gluten-free breadcrumb. Just air fry your favorite nuggets at 400°F for 15 minutes.
Only a bag of frozen tater tots is needed to make this delicious, unbelievably crispy snack — and it’s the perfect game day finger food. This healthier version of a comfort food classic will seriously impress your guests, and they are delightful served alongside a hearty sandwich or burger. Start with a package of your favorite tots and throw them in your air frying basket. Air fry at 400°F for 20-25 minutes.