Football Poppers are savory football shaped cheddar cheese dough wrapped around either cream cheese and jalapeno or buffalo chicken and blue cheese. Also presented are the Super Bowls....cheddar dough bowl filled with ALL of the football popper ingredients!
This basic cheddar cheese dough can be used for any manner of appetizers limited only by your imagination!
Step 1: Ingredients
The basic cheddar dough for both the football poppers and super bowls is the same. It is very versatile and can be molded, rolled into balls or rolled between wax paper for making a roll up.
1 1/2 C white flour
1 stick of butter
2 C shredded cheddar cheese
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
Roughly 1 C wing/hot sauce
Buffalo Chicken Popper filling:
One package ground chicken (bought or ground at home)
Hot sauce-amount will vary by the amount of chicken used.
1 TB apple cider vinegar
2 TB butter
Football Jalapeno Popper filling:
cubed cream cheese