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Planning Your Oscar Party Menu

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Tonight marks the 82nd Annual Academy Awards—and any event that brings people together for extended television sessions demands a snack plan. We've rounded up some of our favorite Oscar-worthy recipes for your eating pleasure. All a big step up from plain old popcorn.

Sweet, Punny, and Delicious

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"Avatarts," by Jessie Oleson.

An Educaketion
7-Up Cake
Inglourious Custards
Up in Eclair
Avatarts
Lord of the Doughnut Rings

More Fun Than Popcorn

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Niçoise Chickpea Chips. Photo: Kerry Saretsky

Niçoise Chickpea Chips
Cajun Caramel Corn
Bacon-Cheddar Popcorn
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Caramelized Onions and Bacon
Avocado and Zucchini Fries with Green Goddess Dip
White Cheddar Puffs with Green Onions

A Little More Substantial

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4 Spanish Tapas That Use Only 4 Ingredients Each
Pork Shoulder Rillettes
Stacked Green Enchiladas
Wasabi-Battered Calamari with Wasabi Mayo
Turkey Meatball Sliders

Dips and More

Chipotle-Bacon Salsa
White Bean and Mustard Greens Dip
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Spicy Hummus Dip


What are you making for your Oscar party?

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