Sunday, August 24, 2014

5 Yummy MTV VMA Viewing Party Recipes

So the MTV VMA awards are on tonight: are you ready for this year's shenanigans?

No matter what, the best way to get everyone geared up for your MTV viewing party is to make delicious snacks and drinks.

We found some amazing guac, sangria, and crepe recipes that even Lady Gaga would approve of.

Here's a list of our top 5 yummy MTV VMA Viewing Party Recipes.

1.) Guacamole
For this recipe, make sure you use fresh avocados, tomatoes, and citrus juices that day. The barefoot contessa, Ina Garden, also uses hot pepper sauce, kosher salt, and onions to spruce up this popular dip. Click here for recipe.

2.) Fresh Sangria
Emeril Lagasse perfects this tantalizing sangria recipe with colorful fruits, fine red wines, and with pungent citrus juices. Click here for recipe.

3.) Chocolate Crepes
These cocoa based crepes are not only easy to make but the cream cheese and fudge sauce filling will help erase last year's Miley Cyrus moment out of your head. Yes, it's that good. Click here for recipe.

4.) Crispy Baked Chicken Wings
Instead of making fried chicken wings, this healthier alternative yields crispier skin without the mess constant frying can lead to. Remember to divide your wings between your sauce choices. Click here for recipe.

5.) Beef and Dark Beer Chili
Try using stout to make the beef taste beefier in this chili recipe. For better results, consider using a five-pound boneless chuck roast as the meat base. Click here for recipe.

Have you made any of these recipes for tonight's party? Or better yet, did you make something unique? Comment below!