Thursday, January 24, 2013

Super Big Game, Super Delicious Dips

Close to 10 million home cooks visit in the two weeks leading up to The BIG game, which rounds out the NFL’s annual season with its clash of gridiron champions—making the Super Bowl February’s biggest influence on recipe searches. You earn first down and 10 if you guess game week’s most popular recipe searches are for dips.

To take it one field goal further, Allrecipes looked down field to determine—with our ace Business Intelligence team serving as quarterback—what dips football fans will be preparing and eating in front of their TVs on Sunday, February 3, even finding out which dips are most popular in hometowns of the contending teams.

If those dips don’t appeal, check out the top five most popular dips throughout the U.S.:
  1. Buffalo Chicken Dip
  2. Guacamole
  3. Real Hummus
  4. Best Spinach Dip Ever
  5. Seven Layer Dip I  

To intensify the competition, here's a look at favorite regional dips:

Down on the center line, Chef John of Food Wishes is tossing the Buffalo chicken bones in his patented method to predict the winning team for Super Bowl XLVII. Watch his video and you'll have an inside scoop on the big game's outcome!