The Super Bowl is a very special occasion, one that calls for going all-out with everything from decorations to food. In fact, it's a great excuse to eat all that guilty pleasure junk food we might not usually indulge in. However, there is a fine line between the classic Super Bowl junk food and when things get taken to the next level. We're talking about when Super Bowl snacks turns fanatical.
In this gallery, we've brought together some of the most interesting, outrageous, and in a couple cases downright dangerous, Super Bowl snacks. Enjoy, and try at your own risk!
To start things off on the tamer side, here is the salami football. That football-shaped salami certainly looks authentic, but we would not recommend eating it all in one bite.
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Extreme Snack Stadium
The Snack Stadium is a pretty popular tradition, and it doesn't get any more fanatical than this. It looks awesome, and frankly pretty delicious. However, if you're going to make your own, be sure you've got a big party; This particular stadium is said to hold over 100,000 calories!
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Another Extreme Snack Stadium
In case the last Snack Stadium didn't suit your taste, here's another option. This version's for the meat lovers out there!
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Buffalo Chicken Wing Cupcake
Yes, Buffalo wings are a tasty staple food of the Super Bowl. And yes, cupcakes are delicious. However, there are some things that should not be combined. We're not so sure about this Buffalo chicken wing cupcake.
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Bacon and Beer Pancakes
These bacon and beer pancakes are an indulgent combination of two Super Bowl favorites. Actually, they don't look so bad at all.
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The Bacon Explosion is a growing popular trend among fanatic foodies at Super Bowl parties. What is it exactly? Ground sausage stuffed with crumbled bacon bits, wrapped in bacon strips. The calorie count? About 5,000. Yum.
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