Football games are a fun occasion to get friends and family together to watch the game, catch up and eat some good foods! We’re sharing some of our most popular choices for football season and hope that you enjoy!


Rodelle Caprese with Vanilla Bean Olive Oil and Vanilla Bean Balsamic Glaze

We infused vanilla flavor into these easy-to-handle caprese skewers. With fresh cherry tomatoes and basil, these little snacks will add a fresh taste to what might be an otherwise heavy menu!

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Smoky Vanilla Bourbon Pretzels

The vanilla paste in this recipe gives just a little hint of sweetness but also a little warmth. Sweet, salty, smoky and warm. These pretzels are great for  fall snacking!

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Main Dishes

Cocoa Spiced Ribs

Cocoa adds a robust layer of flavor to these easy to prepare ribs. They are so good, you’ll want to grill them up at every tailgating party!

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Pumpkin Black Bean Chili

Rodelle Cocoa Powder is the secret ingredient that gives this vegetarian chili richness and depth. It won’t make your chili taste like chocolate, but it adds that extra flavor you never knew you were missing in your chili! We even have a helpful video to show you every step! 

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Sesame Crusted Oven Baked Barbecue Chicken

A deliciously marinaded chicken that cooks up great in an oven or on the grill. We love the sesame crust and it adds a special flair to your standard barbecue chicken recipes!

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Laces Out Football Brownies

Decadent and delicious, these brownies are a fan-favorite at all of our football parties! The Rodelle Gourmet Dutch-Processed Baking Cocoa stands out in this fabulous dessert!

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

You can’t ever go wrong with chocolate and peanut butter!! These delicious little cookies are gluten free, easy to make, and absolutely delicious!

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Bonus recipes!

Pumpkin Beer Pretzel Bar

A fun, fall-inspired, pretzel bar with an assortment of delicious dips for homemade or store-bought soft pretzels!

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Cake Batter Cheesecake Cheeseball

Part cheesecake, part cake, part frosting…all good!

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