5 Tasty & Easy Recipes for The Perfect Big Game Dip

Tasty Dip Recipes

Hosting a party for the big game? Going to a friend’s place this Sunday? Crock-Pot it!

Crock-Pots were designed with the busy homemaker in mind. That means making the game winning dip will be easy. By using a soup powder base and just a few added ingredients you’ll be able to create a masterful dish that fans of both teams will enjoy. The best part is that by using the crockpot you’ll be free to prep for the rest of the day to engage in pre-game rituals or set up the house. All you have to do is keep it on low and heat it back up when kick-off starts. You can even take your Crock-Pot with you by using a travel bag that helps prevent spills and makes it easy to carry.

Ready to eat? Here are five great dip recipes that are sure to satisfy your party’s hungriest fans!

Corn & Jalapeño DipCorn and Jalapeno Dip

Add a little spice to your party with a festive Corn and Jalapeño Dip. This dish brings the competition straight to your taste buds with the sweet corn taking on the spicy jalapeño. These two ingredients are great teammates in this dip. Click here for the recipe!


Warm Black Bean Dip

Warm Black Bean Dip
Football is an American classic and so is a good old bean dip. This amazing dish uses black beans for a hearty flavor and takes less than 30 minutes to make. With all those flavors, it might not make it through the whole game. Click here for the recipe.


Barbecue Chicken Dip

BBQ Chicken Dip
Need a dip that’s on the sweeter side? This BBQ chicken dip might be what you’re looking for. This dip takes that sweet, smoky barbecue flavor to another level without sacrificing that savory taste that you love in dips. It might be too cold to barbeque, but at the very least you’ll be able to indulge in that sweet barbecue flavor. Click here for the recipe.


 Big Game Sunday Chili Dip

Big Game Chili Dip
Cold days and chili go together like football and Sunday night. That makes this chili dip the perfect choice for a frozen Sunday in early February. Ground beef or turkey with black beans and as much cheese as you want? Sounds like a dip that we can root for. By adding the Big Game Sunday Chili Dip to your game day cooking roster you are sure to score. Click here for the recipe.

Crock-Pot Artichoke Dip

Crock Pot Artichoke Dip
This cheesy artichoke dip might just steal the halftime show. The creamy cheese, the delicious artichoke, and the ease of the recipe are all reasons why this dip is a winner.

Pair this dip with toast, crackers or even veggies for a good alternative to chips. Treat yourself (and the rest of your crew) to a mighty good dip. Get the recipe here!


Cooking for your party should not be complicated – it should be fun and easy so that you can also enjoy the festivities and root for your favorite team. Liberate the chef within and try out a new dish! Stop by your local Big R store to pick your own Crock-Pot, Crock-Pot accessories and Shore Lunch Soup to get the big game party started!


About Big R

Bill and Pat Crabtree originated the Illinois Big R Stores in 1964 opening the first store in Watseka, Illinois. To date 20 stores have been opened in Illinois and Indiana; 2 stores in Ohio and 1 store in Wisconsin and we are still proud to be family-owned and operated. Our 12 Illinois stores are located in Watseka, Gibson City, Danville, Tilton, Pontiac, Morris, Pekin, Washington, Rochelle, Homer Glen, Streator and McHenry. Our 8 Indiana stores are located in Warsaw, 2 locations in Elkhart, Rochester, Wabash, Crawfordsville, Michigan City, and Marion. Our 2 stores in Ohio are located in Lima and Findlay. And 1 location in Wisconsin in Burlington. The offices and warehouses for Big R remain in Watseka, IL. Farm and Ranch store owners in the western states started the Big R brand name; they chose the name "Big R" to convey the "Ranch" identity. The Big R group is now comprised of 12 independent owners with store locations throughout the U.S. They all are members of Mid-States Distributing Company of St. Paul, MN. The Mid-States Coop has over 600 stores throughout the United States and Canada.