So, you’re having a Super Bowl party. This can go to two ways: the seven-layer-dip-flavored Combos and football-shaped Jell-O shots route or the elegant gold balloons and artisanal-salsa route. We rounded up tasteful and less-tasteful ways to do both.
OC Party Supply 16 inch Gold Letter Balloons
The Tasteful Option: What’s more perfect than these simple gold balloons that get at the essence of what this night is all about?
Large 3D Football Pinata
The Less-Tasteful Option: After a few Jell-O shots (see below), move away the valuables, fill this football-shaped pinata with Necco Wafers (if you’re a Patriots fan) or gummy peaches (if you’re a Georgia fan), and have your way with it.
Beistle 50-Pack Game Day Football Picks
The Tasteful Option: These little toothpicks feel very cheer-on-Reggie-Mantle-at-the-Riverdale-High-football-game.
Oojami Touchdown Napkins
The Less-Tasteful Option: These napkins are only slightly less tasteful because they’re so literal, but on second glance they’re actually pretty cute.
Billy Goat Chips, 20 Bags
The Tasteful Option: As our colleagues over at Grub Street noted, these Billy Goat Chip Company Potato Chips from Missouri have a cult following, and are made skin-on with canola oil, onion, garlic, sugar, and other spices. Pair them with this small-batch salsa from New York–based La Fundidora.
La Fundidora Salsa - Fuego
7 Layer Dip Combos, Pack of 12
The Less-Tasteful Option: The elusive seven-layer-dip-flavored Combos!
Simple Flow 3 Piece Mason Jar Glass Drink Beverage Dispenser
The Tasteful Option: Perfect, if you’re planning on serving a specialty cocktail, or margaritas, or sangria.
JELL-O Jigglers “Football & Helmet” Candy Mold
The Less-Tasteful Options: Football-helmet-shaped Jell-O molds (for shots) and an inflatable goal post for keeping your Bud Lights cool.
Beistle Inflatable Goal Post Cooler
Umbra Chipster Chip and Dip Set
The Tasteful Option: This sleek ceramic-and-steel bowl will let your artisanal potato chips shine.
Burton & Burton Football Stadium Chip And Dip Serving Set
TOSSWARE 14oz Shatterproof Wine & Cocktail Glasses, Set of 12
The Tasteful Option: These disposable wine tumblers are always good to have on hand when big groups of people are coming over.
Disposable Red Party Cup with Built In Shot Glass, Pack of 22
The Less-Tasteful Option: Red Solo Cups — but with a built-in shot glass.
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