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8 Grilled or Smoked Bite-Size Snacks for Super Bowl Sunday

Are you expecting hungry guests on Super Bowl Sunday, taking place on February 13? Below are some appetizer recipes for the big game, guaranteed to make you feel like the MVP. May your team win!

8 Grilled Appetizer Recipes for Superbowl Sunday

1. Nashville Hot Wings

The heat seekers in your circle of friends will love these wings, which were inspired by Nashville hot chicken. Spicy, smoky, and a little bit sweet, you’ll want to make extras.

Nashville Hot Wings

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2. Pork “Shooters”

Stuffed with briny shrimp, cheese, and andouille sausage and belted with bacon, these bite-size appetizers first made their debut during Season 2 of Project Fire. They’ve become one of our most popular recipes.

Pork “Shooters”

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3. Bourbon Brined Turkey Breast

Bourbon-brined turkey can be made a few days ahead of Game Day, thinly sliced, and served on slider buns or Hawaiian rolls with a variety of condiments. Round out the meal with coleslaw or potato salad.

Bourbon Brined Turkey Breast

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4. Cherry-Glazed Baby Back Ribs

Cherry-Glazed Baby Back Ribs

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5. Sugar Cane Shrimp with Spiced Rum Glaze

Warm spices and dark rum pair beautifully with snappy brined shrimp skewered on sharpened lengths of sugar cane. Can’t find sugarcane? Feel free to use bamboo skewers or order the sugar cane from melissas.com.

Sugar Cane Shrimp with Spiced Rum Glaze

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6. Maple-Sriracha Glazed Chicken Drumsticks

A small palette of ingredients, including wood smoke, gives chicken legs bold flavors—perfect for Super Bowl Sunday.

Maple-Sriracha Glazed Chicken Drumsticks

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7. Ember-Roasted Salsa with Grilled Tortillas

Vegetables charred directly in the embers far surpasses supermarket salsa. Make it a few hours before party time and serve with grilled tortillas.

Ember-Roasted Salsa with Grilled Tortillas

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8. Plank-Smoked Camembert

This elegant cheese combines two techniques—planking and smoking—but takes only minutes to prepare and smoke. Feel free to substitute brie, if desired.

Plank-Smoked Camembert

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What are your favorite appetizers to make for Super Bowl Sunday? Let us know on Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, or Instagram!