For the next week or so in the US, most conversations will begin with one simple question: what are you doing for the Super Bowl? It’s assumed that you’ll be doing something. However, a general interest in football—or sports at all—isn’t necessary. You’ll find some very unlikely suspects gathered together under the auspices of the Super Bowl. And here’s why: it’s just one more great excuse to eat, drink, and try to ignore the fact that Monday morning is on the horizon. This is the type of logic we can get behind. We’ve hand-picked nine of our favorite recipes to include in your Super Bowl feast this year, with something for every appetite and palate.