This easy recipe for Chocolate Cheesecake Dip is perfect for game day. Whip up a batch today and serve with Snickers and M&M's in fun football themed snack bags.
This post has been sponsored by M&M's and Snickers. All opinions are entirely my own. Thank you to all the companies, and readers, who help support Cravings of a Lunatic.
I love game day food. I also really love crafts and easy DIY projects. So when I had the opportunity recently to combine my love of both I was one happy girl.
The kicker was the shopping trip to prep for my game day fun. I hit Target and let's just say I got my happy on. For those who read the blog regularly you know I adore shopping at Target.
You can use the Cartwheel App to get discounts on M&M's and Snickers at Target for your own football themed party. If you have never used the Cartwheel App I highly recommend it.
Being able to hit up one store to buy all the supplies I could possibly need is a dream come true. It's the perfect way to spend an afternoon. I picked up everything I needed for my football party.
I grabbed tons of M&M's, as well as Snickers NFL Minis which are exclusive to Target. Then I picked up all the supplies for the football themed bags. They are SO fun to make.
People love having their own snack bags at parties. They can grab what they want and snack happy to their heart's content. You can mix different things in the bags or do each candy separately.
You can also put out huge jars of candy and let people fill their own Football Themed Snack Bags. I love putting out huge glass jars so people can see what's inside and let them have at it.
Feel free to put out other snack items that compliment M&M's and Snickers. I'm a sweet and salty girl so I usually like to put out potato chips as well. Candy bars and potato chips go together perfectly.
For the Football Themed Snack Bags you will need:
- Snack Bags
- White Washi Tape
- Football Stickers, if available
- Snickers NFL Minis
Instructions for the Football Themed Snack Bags:
- Lay each bag flat.
- Cut washi tape into strips. For each bag you will need one long piece and 3 small pieces.
- Stick long piece vertically in the middle of the front of the bag.
- Stick the shorter pieces next, start by placing the first one horizontally in the middle of the vertical one you placed earlier to form a "t". Then place other two pieces, one below the middle and one above, equal distances apart.
- Open bags.
- Fill with candy.
Everyone loves these Football Themed Snack Bags.
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Chocolate Cheesecake Dip
- 8 ounces cream cheese softened
- ½ cup chocolate spread
- 1 jar marshmallow fluff
- 1 bag of Snickers
- 1 bag of M&M's
- Whisk cream cheese and chocolate spread in mixer until smooth and well combined. Add marshmallow fluff and mix until fluffy.
- Transfer to a serving bowl.
- Dip can be served with Snickers and M&M's. You can also use fruit and cookies for dipping.
- Serve with a big old chocolate loving smile!
Hosting a football/tailgating party should be fun and easy. You want your guests to enjoy their time with you. It's so important to have a large variety of food and snacks available for your guests.
Game Day is a big deal. People expect fabulous food and delicious snacks. Don't let your guests down. Stock up on supplies from Target. Grab as many Snickers and M&M's as you can fit in your cart!
Prep the bags the day before the game so you have zero stress the day your guests arrive. Make sure you have lots of drinks handy for guests of all ages. Lots of variety is the key to success.
I hope you love this chocolate cheesecake dip and the Football Themed Snack Bags as much as we do. Snap some photos of your game day buffet and share it with me on social media.
Use the following hashtag when sharing on your social networks: #SweetestWayToScore. Feel free to tag me as well so I can cheer you on!
For more football recipes and tailgating recipes please check out my recipe index. I have lots of delicious recipes for Game Day.
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Taylor http://www.foodfaithfitness.com Kiser
I pretty much wish I could eat cheesecake everyday...it is my fav! And, in dippable form? SIGN ME UP!
SO EASY and I cannot wait to make my own dairy free version. I love game day...
How fun is this?! Love it!
Liz @ The Lemon Bowl
My kids would love this!!
Megan @ MegUnprocessed
This is creative!
Faith (An Edible Mosaic)
No way could I pass up this dip!! It looks delicious and definitely perfect for a party!
Thanks Faith. I love this stuff. Cheesecake dip makes a weekly appearance at our house. It's so good.
Amanda @ The Kolb Corner
How fun are those goodie bags! And that chocolate cheesecake dip looks so good. Thank you for sharing at Merry Monday!
Those treat bags are adorable! The cheesecake dip sounds amazing, too. Pinned!
Hi, you had me at cheesecake....I have a question. What is chocolate spread and is marshmallow fluff the same as marshmallow creme. Thank you for your time!
Hi Carla, I just saw this. It went into a different filter. So sorry about that. Happy to help. If I ever take that long to see anything never hesitate to reach out via email at email@example.com, I check that email daily. Now to answer your questions.
Chocolate spread is just similar to peanut butter. Here's a link to show you what it looks like: http://amzn.to/2lTdA8J
Marshmallow fluff is the same as marshmallow creme. Here's a link to the one I use: http://amzn.to/2kuSZu4
Those are affiliate links, just so you know.
If you can't find chocolate spread you can always substitute with a couple of other options. You can use 4 to 6 ounces of melted chocolate instead of the chocolate spread. I like milk chocolate but you can use any kind you like. You could also substitute cocoa powder for the chocolate spread, I'd use about 3 to 4 teaspoons of good quality cocoa powder.
Hope that helps. Sorry for the delay.