Looking for some new 4th of July recipes for the upcoming holiday? With the help of some bloggers, I’ve put together a roundup of beautifully delicious recipes you’ll want to try for you family celebration this Independence Day.
4th of July Recipes
I love themed food for holidays. With most of our holidays centered around food, having some themed ones brings out the festiveness. They brighten up the table and make people feel happy. For 4th of July (and Memorial Day, too) that means using red, white, and blue theme foods to represent our country’s flag. These bright colors really show up proudly on the picnic or serving table. So without further waiting here’s the roundup. Enjoy!
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Patriotic Snack Cakes @ Dancing Through the Rain
Too busy to make from scratch cake? Make some of the dressed up cakes!
Patriotic Cookies @ Dancing Through the Rain
Cute blue-colored sugar cookies topped with sprinkles.
Red, White and Blue Cupcakes @ A Day in Candiland
Simple but fun tri-color cupcakes. Cute paper toppers are an extra special touch.
Homemade Star Cookies @ Ann’s Entitled Life
Another sugar cookie option – star shaped cookies topped with patriotic sprinkles.
4th of July Firecracker Jell-0 Cups @ Cincy Shopper
These are super cute and so easy to make! I really love how the cherry looks like a firecracker fuse.
4th of July Rice Krispie Treats @ Midwestern Moms
Easy to make treats cut and decorated to look extra special and yummy!
Spiral Sparklers and Flag Cookies @ The Monday Box
You’ll find a 2 for 1 recipe in this one: make spiral or flag shape cookies, or maybe both!
Patriotic Popcorn @ The Farm Girl Gabs
Turn plain popcorn into a festive treat with just a few ingredients. Everyone is going love this!
Mocktail Sangria @ The Farm Girl Gabs
The holiday isn’t complete without some 4th of July theme drinks. These look delicious and are non-alcoholic so everyone can enjoy them.
Red White & Blue Lemonade Mocktail @ Giggles Gobbles and Gulps
Summer and lemonade go together and this mocktail recipe makes it special for celebrating.
Patriotic Parfaits @ Kenarry
Looking for a healthier 4th of July treat? The parfaits are made with yogurt and fresh fruit.
S’more Bar @ Dukes & Duchesses
Create a s’more bar for guests to create their own 4th of July themed treats.
I hope these inspired you and that you have a wonderful 4th of July with your family and friends.