JELL-O Firecrackers – These patriotic treats are sure to be the star of your 4th of July dessert table. Guests will be impressed by the layers of red, white, and blue gelatin. Little will they know that the recipe was a breeze to prepare. Now that's a reason to celebrate!
Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Strawberries - Spicy Southern Kitchen
Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Strawberries are perfect for the 4th of July or any summer potluck or picnic. They make a healthier dessert option and look so festive. Plus they are simple to make. Just cut fresh strawberries in half. I look for really big ones because then you can really load the […]
4th of July Fruit Platter Idea | How to Make an American Flag
I have an awesome 4th of July Fruit Platter Idea that you've got to try this summer. It's super easy to make and it will be a big hit with everyone because it's adorable!
Easy July 4th Dessert Recipes for a Crowd | Handmade Terri
Make it a party to remember this July 4th by making some funtastic and festive desserts. And if you really want to celebrate the 4TH OF JULY with “White Chocolate Covered Homestyle Pretzels w/ Red, White & Blue Sprinkles”. What’s more – it’s a great way to get the kids helping in the kitchen. Tutorial …
Fireworks Sugar Cookie Cake - Crazy for Crust
Fireworks Sugar Cookie Cake is the perfect 4th of July dessert recipe! Add M&Ms and sprinkles to this easy sugar cookie recipe and bake it in a cake pan!
Nothing shouts “Go Team USA” like this recipe for American Flag OREO Cookie Balls. Sweet cream cheese and crunchy OREO cookie come together for a delightfully delicious dessert. Easy to make and great for a crowd. Preps in 30 mins!
4th of July Red, White and Blue Muddy Buddy Snack Mix
The BEST 4th of July dessert snack mix and a perfect red, white and blue party food. The sweet salty combo combines crunchy with melt-in-your-mouth texture!
Red, White ‘n’ Blue Salad
Our striking "flag" salad drew plenty of attention at our Independence Day party. The shimmering stripes are formed with distinctive gelatin layers. It makes you want to salute before spooning some up! —Laurie Neverman, Green Bay, Wisconsin
Red, White & Blue Cheesecake Bars
I’ve tried “light” cheesecake recipes before with mixed results. Making a few changes, I created a rich, creamy cheesecake filling that truly tastes like the real deal. —Katie Farrell, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Edible Eagles ~ A Patriotic Dessert
This is a fun patriotic kid’s project for any patriotic, American holiday. My wonderful cousin Kim sent this recipe over and my boys just had to make them. It was the perfect rainy, summer day to stay indoors and put these together. A tray of these with some American flags will have your guest’s taste buds soaring! ... Read More about Edible Eagles ~ A Patriotic Dessert
Patriotic Gelatin Salad
Almost as spectacular as the fireworks, this lovely salad makes quite a "bang" at our July Fourth meal. It's exciting to serve, and our guests loved the cool fruity and creamy layers. This salad really added to my patriotic theme. —Sue Gronholz, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
The best time for this dessert is midsummer, when the blueberries are thick in our northern woods. Red raspberries can be added to the mixed berries, too, to brighten the patriotic colors.—Anne Theriault, Wellesley, Massachusetts