Superbowl Healthy Snacks: Bacon Deviled Eggs and Sweet Potato Fries


Hello!  We hope you are getting pumped up for the Superbowl this Sunday!  Here are a couple recipes for some healthy game day snacks; they are simple to make and taste great!  Check out the recipes and instructions below!

Bacon Deviled Eggs

Ingredients

MAKES 24 SERVINGS

  • 12 large eggs
  • 3 slices bacon
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter (if needed)
  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 heaping tablespoon chopped scallions, plus more scallions, thinly sliced, for garnish
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

Preparation

Place eggs in a large saucepan; add water to cover by 1″. Bring to a boil, cover, and remove from heat. Let sit for 10 minutes. Drain. Transfer eggs to a bowl of ice water and let cool completely, about 10 minutes; peel. Halve lengthwise and remove yolks.

Coarsely chop bacon. Cook in a medium skillet over medium heat until browned and crisp. Transfer bacon to paper towels. Strain drippings through a fine-mesh sieve into a small bowl. Add melted butter if needed to measure 2 Tbsp.

Finely mash reserved yolks, bacon fat (and/or butter), mayonnaise, mustard, and chopped scallions in a medium bowl; season with kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper.

Transfer to a large resealable freezer bag, then cut 1/2″ off 1 corner. Pipe into whites; garnish with thinly sliced scallions and reserved bacon.


Sweet Potato Fries with Sriracha Crème Fraîche

Ingredients

MAKES 4 TO 6 SERVINGS

  • 3 large sweet potatoes, cut into wedges or rounds
  • 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 cup crème fraîche
  • 1–2 teaspoons Sriracha

Preparation

Preheat oven to 400°. Place sweet potatoes on a baking sheet and drizzle with oil; season with salt and pepper. Toss to coat and spread out in a single layer. Roast until golden brown and slightly crispy, 25–35 minutes.

Mix crème fraîche and Sriracha in a small bowl. Serve sweet potato fries with Sriracha crème fraîche for dipping.


We hope that these recipes taste just as good as sweet victory!  Have a safe and fun Superbowl Sunday!

Sources:

Bacon Deviled Eggs: http://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/bacon-deviled-eggs

Sweet Potato Fries: http://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/sweet-potato-fries-with-sriracha-cr-me-fra-che

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