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Tailgating Food Football Cheese Dip

Football Shaped Cheese Dip

Amanda Keefer
This easy appetizer is cheesy and delicious! Prepped in under 15 minutes, this dip will be the hit of the season!
Prep Time 15 minutes
Refrigerated Time 4 hours
Total Time 4 hours 15 minutes
Course Appetizers, dip, Snacks


  • 24 oz. plain greek yogurt
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • ¼ cup slivered almonds
  • ¼ cup chopped bacon bacon bits
  • 1 tbsp chopped green onion
  • Large round Italian bread loaf
  • Pretzels, cucumber, broccoli for serving
  • 1 slice white cheese - we used provolone


  • Mix 2 cups Plain Greek Yogurt with the shredded cheddar cheese and almonds.
    Tailgating Recipes Football Dip
  • Refrigerate for 4 hours.
  • Take bread loaf and cut football oval shape in center using a serrated knife.
  • Remove dip from refrigerator and scoop into center of bread loaf.
    Tailgating Food Making Cheese Dip
  • Sprinkle ¼ cup chopped bacon (we used bacon bits) on top of dip.
  • Garnish with green onions.
  • Cut four strips of white cheese and add as football thread.
    Tailgating Food Making Cheese Dip
  • Serve with fresh veggies, pretzels, and remaining bread.
Keyword appetizers, game day foods, healthy snack, snacks
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