15 Super Bowl Recipes Your New Jersey Grandma Would Be Proud Of
Next Sunday, Super Bowl XLVIII comes to New Jersey, and wherever you'll be watching from, we're here to help you serve up some Jersey pride. Sure, taco dips and buffalo wings will suffice as Super Bowl party snacks — but would a New Jersey grandmother be proud of them? Probably not.
So what, exactly, constitutes "Jersey food?" Hot dogs? Salt water taffy? Boardwalk fries? Well, yes, on all accounts. But it seems that New Jersey is also known for its clams, corn, tomatoes, deli food, pizza, and being a melting pot of ethnic cuisines.
"For Super Bowl foodies, New Jersey offers a mash-up of delicacies representing just about every culture on the planet," The Associated Press reports. The "Home Food Advantage" food court at East Rutherford's MetLife Stadium will feature meatballs, pork sausage, Cuban sandwiches, curry, and tacos, among other things. With that in mind, here's a compendium of 15 New Jersey-tested Super Bowl snacks.