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Change The Game With These Profile-Friendly Football Party Recipes

Friends watching sports on a couch while they enjoy healthy foods.

For many of us, watching football is a tradition we look forward to all year long. Football food is as much a custom as the actual game itself. Consuming greasy, unhealthy snacks and high-calorie alcoholic beverages are commonplace at sports bars, tailgate parties and at home as we load up with carbs and cheer on our favorite teams.

Stuffed Peppers

Nothing says “let’s watch some football” like some tasty appetizers and these delectable stuffed peppers are sure to please! They take a bit of time to prepare, but once it’s time to enjoy you’ll be glad you did!
Low Carb Beef Stuffed Peppers
TOTAL TIME
20 Minutes
COURSE
Appetizer, Snack
CUISINE
American, Profile
SERVINGS
4
INGREDIENTS
  • 2 large peppers
  • 8 oz lean ground beef
  • 1/2 onion chopped
  • 1 small can chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 tsp ground pepper
  • 1/4 cup of cheese
INSTRUCTIONS
  • Preheat oven to 375. Halve peppers lengthwise; remove stem, ends, seeds and membranes
  • Immerse peppers in into boiling water for 3 minutes and invert onto a paper towel to drain well
  • In a large skillet brown meat and onion until tender. Drain fat. Stir in tomato, water and ground pepper. Cover and simmer.
  • Place peppers in 8x8x2 baking dish.
  • Spoon meat mixture into peppers and sprinkle cheese on top.
  • Bake uncovered for approximately 15 minutes or until heated through.
  • Let stand for 1-2 minutes before serving.
KEYWORD
Profile Snacks, Profile-Friendly Football Food

Meatloaf Cupcakes

Remember that time you went to your friend’s house to watch the game and he whipped out a pan of meatloaf just before kickoff? Yeah, me either. Meatloaf would make for a pretty strange football party snack…but meatloaf cupcakes; now that’s an entirely different story altogether! If you’re looking for a fun, original and finger-licking good gameday snack – check these out. You’ll be glad you did!
Meatloaf Cupcakes
TOTAL TIME
30 Mins
COURSE
Appetizer, Main Course, Side Dish, Snack
CUISINE
American, Profile
SERVINGS
6
INGREDIENTS
  • 1 lb. lean ground beef
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup cauliflower par cooked and finely chopped
  • 2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • ¼ cup green bell pepper finely diced
  • ¼ cup white onion finely diced
  • ¼ cup shredded carrot
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • ½ tsp. paprika
  • ½ tsp. dried parsley
  • ½ tsp. pepper
  • 12 small cubes of mozzarella cheese
  • ¾ cup reduced-sugar/sugar-free ketchup
INSTRUCTIONS
  • Preheat oven to 450. Line a 12-muffin tin with muffin liners
  • Cook 1 cup cauliflower in a microwave-safe bowl with a small amount of water. Microwave on high for 2-3 minutes. Drain off water and chop fine, using a food processor. Set aside.
  • Add onion, pepper, carrot and garlic in food processor until finely diced.
  • Mix ground beef, egg, cauliflower, Worcestershire and seasonings along with vegetables in a large bowl.
  • Portion less than ¼ cup of mixture and add a mozzarella piece to the center and roll into a ball and place in a muffin liner. Repeat to fill the pan. Top each with 1 tbsp. ketchup.
  • Bake for 20 minutes, let rest for 5 minutes. Serve immediately.
NOTES
Profile Exchange: 3 oz. lean protein + 1/3 cup veggies + 1 fat
KEYWORD
Profile Football Foods, Profile Meatloaf, Profile Snacks

Roasted Red Pepper and Pepperoni Pizza

Is there a more classic American combination than pizza and football? This pizza is a Profile-approved crowd-pleaser like no other.
Delicious Roasted Red Pepper and Pepperoni Pizza
COURSE
Appetizer, Side Dish, Snack
CUISINE
American, Profile
SERVINGS
4
EQUIPMENT
  • Oven
INGREDIENTS
INSTRUCTIONS
  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees
  • Top pizza crust with Profile Red Pepper Sauce, turkey pepperoni, and any additional toppings
  • Top with cheese
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes
  • Remove from oven and enjoy!
NOTES
Profile Exchange: 1 meal replacement, 2 oz very lean protein, 2 cups vegetables, 1 fat
 
Get the ingredients from our online store!
 
Profile by Sanford Pizza Crust
 
Profile Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
KEYWORD
Profile Football Foods, Profile Pizza, Profile Pizza Crust, Profile Snacks

Thai Lettuce Wraps Recipe

Take in all the Thai flavors with these healthy Thai lettuce wrap recipes that are perfect for spring!
Delicious and Healthy Thai Lettuce Wrap
TOTAL TIME
10 Mins
COURSE
Salad, Side Dish
CUISINE
Asian, Profile
SERVINGS
4
INGREDIENTS
  • 1 Tbsp. P3
  • 1 lb. ground chicken
  • 1 head Butter lettuce
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 onion diced
  • 2 green onions thinly sliced
  • 1 tbsp Sriracha sauce
  • 1/4 cup carrots shredded
INSTRUCTIONS
  • Heat olive oil in a saucepan over medium high heat.
  • Add ground chicken and cook until browned, making sure to crumble the chicken as it cooks; drain excess fat.
  • Stir in garlic, onion, Profile Asian Dressing, P3 and Sriracha until onions have become translucent, about 1-2 minutes.
  • Stir in green onions until tender, about 1-2 minutes; season with salt and pepper, to taste.
  • To serve, spoon several tablespoons of the chicken mixture into the center of a lettuce leaf, taco-style.
  • Top with shredded carrots.
  • Enjoy your very own Thai lettuce wraps!
NOTES
Profile Exchange: 4oz protein, 1 cup vegetable, 2 fats, 1 free food
 
KEYWORD
Lettuce Wraps, Profile Zesty Asian Vinaigrette Dressing, Profile-Friendly Asian Cuisine