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Change The Game With These Profile-Friendly Football Party Recipes

You don’t have to sabotage your weight loss goals to enjoy delicious snacks this football season.

Change The Game With These Profile-Friendly Football Party Recipes

For many of us, watching football is a tradition we look forward to all year long. Football food is as much a custom as the actual game itself. Consuming greasy, unhealthy snacks and high-calorie alcoholic beverages are commonplace at sports bars, tailgate parties and at home as we load up with carbs and cheer on our favorite teams.

However, you don’t have to sabotage your weight loss goals to enjoy delicious snacks this football season. Whet your appetite with these Profile-approved football party recipes!

Stuffed Peppers

Nothing says “let’s watch some football” like some tasty appetizers and these delectable stuffed peppers are sure to please! They take a bit of time to prepare, but once it’s time to enjoy you’ll be glad you did!

Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed Peppers

Nothing says “let’s watch some football” like some tasty appetizers and these delectable stuffed peppers are sure to please! They take a bit of time to prepare, but once it’s time to enjoy you’ll be glad you did!
Course Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine American, Profile

Ingredients
  

  • 2 large peppers
  • 8 oz lean ground beef
  • 1/2 onion chopped
  • 1 small can chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 tsp ground pepper
  • 1/4 cup of cheese

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 375. Halve peppers lengthwise; remove stem, ends, seeds and membranes
  • Immerse peppers in into boiling water for 3 minutes and invert onto a paper towel to drain well
  • In a large skillet brown meat and onion until tender. Drain fat. Stir in tomato, water and ground pepper. Cover and simmer.
  • Place peppers in 8x8x2 baking dish.
  • Spoon meat mixture into peppers and sprinkle cheese on top.
  • Bake uncovered for approximately 15 minutes or until heated through.
  • Let stand for 1-2 minutes before serving.
Keyword Profile Snacks, Profile-Friendly Football Food

Meatloaf Cupcakes

If you’re looking for a fun, original and finger-licking good gameday snack – check these out. You’ll be glad you did!

Meatloaf Cupcakes

Meatloaf Cupcakes

Remember that time you went to your friend’s house to watch the game and he whipped out a pan of meatloaf just before kickoff? Yeah, me either. Meatloaf would make for a pretty strange football party snack…but meatloaf cupcakes; now that’s an entirely different story altogether! If you’re looking for a fun, original and finger-licking good gameday snack – check these out. You’ll be glad you did!
Total Time 30 mins
Course Appetizer, Main Course, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine American, Profile

Ingredients
  

  • 1 lb. lean ground beef
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup cauliflower par cooked and finely chopped
  • 2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • ¼ cup green bell pepper finely diced
  • ¼ cup white onion finely diced
  • ¼ cup shredded carrot
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • ½ tsp. paprika
  • ½ tsp. dried parsley
  • ½ tsp. pepper
  • 12 small cubes of mozzarella cheese
  • ¾ cup reduced-sugar/sugar-free ketchup

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 450. Line a 12-muffin tin with muffin liners
  • Cook 1 cup cauliflower in a microwave-safe bowl with a small amount of water. Microwave on high for 2-3 minutes. Drain off water and chop fine, using a food processor. Set aside.
  • Add onion, pepper, carrot and garlic in food processor until finely diced.
  • Mix ground beef, egg, cauliflower, Worcestershire and seasonings along with vegetables in a large bowl.
  • Portion less than ¼ cup of mixture and add a mozzarella piece to the center and roll into a ball and place in a muffin liner. Repeat to fill the pan. Top each with 1 tbsp. ketchup.
  • Bake for 20 minutes, let rest for 5 minutes. Serve immediately.

Notes

Profile Exchange: 3 oz. lean protein + 1/3 cup veggies + 1 fat
Keyword Profile Football Foods, Profile Meatloaf, Profile Snacks

Roasted Red Pepper and Pepperoni Pizza

Is there a more classic American combination than pizza and football? This pizza is a Profile-approved crowd-pleaser like no other.

Roasted Red Pepper and Pepperoni Pizza

Is there a more classic American combination than pizza and football? This pizza is a Profile-approved crowd-pleaser like no other.
Course Appetizer, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine American, Profile

Ingredients
  

  • 1 Profile Pizza Crust
  • 1/2 cup Profile Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
  • 1-2 oz. turkey pepperoni
  • 1/4 cup shredded low-fat mozzarella cheese
  • Additional toppings as desired

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees
  • Top pizza crust with Profile Red Pepper Sauce, turkey pepperoni and any additional toppings. Top with cheese.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes. Remove from oven and enjoy!

Notes

Profile Exchange: 1 meal replacement, 2 oz very lean protein, 2 cups vegetables, 1 fat
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Profile by Sanford Pizza Crust
Profile Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
Keyword Profile Football Foods, Profile Pizza, Profile Pizza Crust, Profile Snacks