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Even if you are not a sports fan, you know that sometimes the big game is more than just a game. It's a holiday in the same way as New Year's Eve or Thanksgiving or perhaps even Christmas, and needs to be planned for accordingly. And the key to any good party is the food. In a setting like this -- with many people migrating in and out and the action the television -- it's all about the dips.
Of course, not all dips are created equal; here are some of our favorites.
Layered black bean and corn dip
We love black beans -- they are hearty and fit so well with the guacamole and beer theme… and this dip recipe is among the best uses we've tried in a long time. Serve with your favorite dipping chips, such as the fabulous varieties from Doctor Kracker.