Think beyond muffins and cupcakes.

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Muffin Cup Macaroni and Cheese
Credit: © Kate Winslow

Muffin tins are simply perfect for making great game day finger foods. From bite-sized macaroni and cheese to a grown-up take on pigs and a blanket, here are six amazing Super Bowl snacks you can make using a muffin tin.

1. Hogs in a Blanket

Hogs in a Blanket
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Classic American appetizers like spicy wings and deviled eggs are perfect for everything from game days to graduation parties. Whether you're looking for a twist on your favorite hors d'oeuvre or want a traditional recipe, we've got you covered. From perfect crab cakes to baked Buffalo chicken wings, here are our best all-American appetizers.

This fun, high-brow take on pigs and a blanket is made with spicy andouille sausage and sweet mustard chutney.

2. Popovers

Popovers
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Make mini popovers in a muffin pan and serve them with shrimp salad or sweet butter and jam.

3. Sausage-and-Apple Stuffing Bites

Sausage-and-Apple Stuffing Bites

It doesn't have to be Thanksgiving to make these fun little hors d'oeuvre bites.

4. Muffin Cup Macaroni and Cheese

Muffin Cup Macaroni and Cheese
Credit: © Kate Winslow

Muffin tins make for tasty (and even cuter) mac and cheese.

5. Gougères

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These delicate cheese puffs are easy to make in a muffin tin.

6. Mini Black-Bottom Cheesecakes

Mini Black-Bottom Cheesecakes with Jam.
Credit: © Tina Rupp

These rich and creamy, individual cheesecakes are baked atop a chocolate-wafer base.