Red, white and blue. Raspberries, strawberries and blueberries. Flag cakes. Jello.
The 4th of July holiday weekend is here and most of us will be hosting or attending some type of patriotic-themed get together over the next few days. Maybe you are making everything yourself or are tasked with bringing something to a friend’s house. Whatever your situation, there is an amazing collection of desserts listed below that are perfect for celebrating our nation’s birthday. They all include at least one red or blue component, and any of them would be a fabulous choice for your dessert needs this weekend. Cakes, pies, cupcakes, bars, Jello… there’s a little something for everyone.
Blueberry Pie (Brown Eyed Baker, pictured above)
Fourth of July Buttermilk Pie (Simply Recipes)
Fourth of July Cake (The Pioneer Woman)
Fourth of July Cupcakes (Baking Bites)
Giant S’mores Cookies (Picky Palate)
Lemon-Limoncello Cupcakes (Brown Eyed Baker, pictured above)
Lemon Raspberry Bars (Two Peas and Their Pod)
Mixed Berry Parfaits (How To: Simplify)
Red White & Blueberry Cheesecake Bars (Recipe Girl)
Red White & Blue Stained Glass Jello Stars (Brown Eyed Baker, pictured above)
Strawberry Pretzel Squares (Brown Eyed Baker, pictured above)
If you have a great dessert recipe for the 4th of July, feel free to leave a link in the comments below.
Have a wonderful 4th of July holiday weekend everyone! Be safe!