Red or Blue, win or lose, make and eat these recipes on election night.
Turn a stressful night into a special occasion with these easy, fun-to-make recipes. If there's ever a time for comfort food.
Spicy Corn and Chorizo Nachos
Ten minutes and you’re done. Shorter than you'll wait at the polls (but promise us you'll vote!)
Get the recipe: Spicy Corn and Chorizo Nachos
Beef, Bacon, and Egg Burgers
We’d vote for this breakfast-dinner mash up election day or any day.
Get the recipe: Beef, Bacon, and Egg Burgers
Fried Chicken Biscuits
Crispy chicken gets sandwiched on tender biscuits with mayonnaise, baby arugula, pickles, and hot sauce. Who cares about the results when you can eat these? OK, all of us.
Get the recipe: Fried Chicken Biscuits
Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Get a head start by marinating your chicken overnight. You voted early right?
Get the recipe: Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Steak House Dog
Hot dogs are the platform; steak sauce and sliced white onion are the talking points.
Get the recipe: Steak House Dog
Mozzarella, Parmesan, mushrooms, bell peppers, onion, and pepperoni take this pie over the top. RBG gives this two thumbs up.
Get the recipe: Supreme Pizza
This election season has made us temporarily scrambled. We're eating spaghetti inside our tacos and we like it.
Get the recipe: Spaghetti Tacos
Pasta Carbonara with Spicy Sausage
Looking for a dependable candidate? This creamy pasta wins any night of the week.
Get the recipe: Pasta Carbonara with Spicy Sausage
Baked Spaghetti and Meatballs
Doesn't matter who you're voting for: this hot dish is a bipartisan winner.
Get the recipe: Baked Spaghetti and Meatballs
Parmesan Ranch Popcorn
Finger food at its finest. Good for building alliances.
Get the recipe: Parmesan ranch dressing.
Twizzlers-Popcorn Snack Mix
Salty-sweet perfection (no cooking necessary). This snack reaches across the aisle.
Get the recipe: Twizzlers-Popcorn Snack Mix
Each person gets an entire sliced banana. We'll budget for this.
Get the recipe: Chocolate-Banana Sundae
Six ingredients, and gluten-free? What a scandel.
Get the recipe: Coconut Macaroons
Warm Peanut Butter and Chocolate Panini
It's just like a grilled cheese, but with chocolate. Kind of how this election was just like democracy.
Get the recipe: Warm Peanut Butter and Chocolate Panini
No-Bake Nutella Truffles
These will need to chill an hour in the fridge—or until the results come in—so plan accordingly.
Get the recipe: No-Bake Nutella Truffles