The 4th of July weekend is almost here! The list of things we’re excited for is almost endless: festive parades, backyard BBQs, fireworks displays, grilled meats, cold beverages, sunshine (finally!), sparklers, hot dogs, ice cream, family time…we could go on forever.
Whether you’re hosting a patriotic party, spending some quiet time with family, or attending a get-together, you’re bound to be inspired by something in our list of 4th of July-themed foods that are fun to make and sure to impress. And, just because it’s a holiday, we’re starting with dessert first.
This American pie flag is a tasty treat! If you use store-bought pie crust and filling, you can whip this up in under a half hour.
|From The Winthrop Chronicles|
For those who prefer cake to pie, try these red velvet cupcakes.
|From Your Cup of Cake|
To make this snack display, use blue corn tortilla chips, hummus, and sliced red peppers. Healthy and delicious!
|From Pear Tree Greetings|
This is so simple, we can’t believe we haven’t thought of it sooner. Simply put blueberries, strawberries, and raspberries in white paper cones and voilà: patriotic!
|From Camille Styles|
4th of July pizza is perfect for adults and kids alike! This recipe uses very simple ingredients, but you can alter it to your liking.
|From Taste of Home|