19 June, 2016
An effortless cook up for the anticipated Friday night matches
If you are looking forward to some great Friday night games then you need a few midnight munchies to go along with the late night matches that you are about to watch. Sine excitement is going to be top notch; you need to donate time to the match and definitely not to the kitchen chores. However it is equally important that you have a well prepared and scrumptious platter at your disposal. There is no need to make your family or friends go hungry because of the game anticipation. There are several recipes that can be organised in a jiffy. It needs to be low in cost, take less time and be completely hassle free yet absolutely lip smacking.
Preparing the platter
Several recipes are available that you can choose from. Whether you want to go Italian, Asian or Greek, each cuisine has a charm of its own that is undeniable. As you start preparing the meals there are a few things to be kept in mind. Make sure that there is no need for too much extra shopping because you do not want to spend extra. Recipes you prepare need to be simple and with ingredients that will almost be available even if it is a late night surprise preparation. You can create snacks, desserts, starters and various main course platters to delight your friends to the core.
If you are hunting for some good recipes that are going to make the mark then you can take a look at the following ones to get a fair idea regarding how you should start preparing. These football munchie recipes are going to be great for serving friends and family alike.
Sharing the chilli
Chilli is a simple, easy to prepare, fuss free and makes for an amazing game night wholesome food that is delicious and will make you go back for second helpings.
Ingredients that you need for this dish is mostly going to be already there, stacked in the fridge. Nonetheless you need 2 pounds ground beef, 2 cloves of garlic, 1 teaspoon each of cumin, oregano and salt, chilli powder according to your taste, pepper, an 8 ounce tomato sauce can, ¼ cup of corn flour, kidney beans in proportion to the amount of beef, chopped onions and coriander leaves for garnishing. The prep time is really short. Such midnight munchies ideas are great for a hassle free cook up.
Cook the ground beef on low heat until the fat has been drained. Now add all the spices and tomatoes. Stir and cover well. Let it simmer for an hour. If the mixture tends to become very dry, add a few cups of water occasionally as required. Mix the corn flour well in a bowl of water and pour in onto the chilli along with the kidney beans. Let it cook for 10 more minutes and then you can serve it hot with coriander, lime and onion slices.
Breaking the brownie
If you want an effortless desert then this is it. All you need is brownies, chocolate chip cookies and a tub of good vanilla ice-cream. Heat the brownie in a microwave until it is back to it mushy and gooey avatar. Crumble the chocolate cookies on top. Scoop out a good serving of vanilla ice-cream and serve it. These hot and cold midnight munchies recipes are sure to grab some eyeballs.
Here you have a perfect combination of the recipes that are completely easy to make and requires no time at all. You do not have to keep a consistent check on it because the mise en place is easy and gives you ample time for the game.