17 Must Make Recipes for 4th of July!


You’re going to love all of these tasty recipes you can make out of red white and blue for this 4th of July.  These recipes are perfect for your family gathering for a July 4th barbecue or picnic.   So here are several red white and blue recipes perfect for your 4th of july menu, picnic or barbecue that include desserts, main course, salads and drinks. 

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You’’re going to love all the things you can make out of red, white, and blue as there are over 392 patriotic tutorials and recipes perfect for 4th of July. More are being added every day on the Tip Junkie Patriotic site.

4th of July Recipes

4th of July Desserts

1.  Red White and Blue Meringue Cups ~ I squealed a little when I saw these. How fab for a Memorial Day or Fourth of July party! They look super fancy, but are totally doable. Perfect for filling with fruit and creme – yummy!

Patriotic Pudding Popsicles

2.  Patriotic Pudding Popsicles ~  If you are planning an all day 4th of July celebration, set out the supplies for the popsicles early in the day and let the kids construct their own delicious and healthy combinations.  Then freeze them to be enjoyed while sitting outside watching fireworks.

Fourth of July Recipes

Strawberry Trifle

3.  Strawberry Trifle ~ I love this patriotic Strawberry Trifle with Layers of angel food cake, berries, and pudding.

4th of July Menu

Fourth of July Food Menu

4.  Fourth of July Food Menu {4th of July Food} ~ Seems like 4th of July and cookouts just go together! This post features a cookout menu fitting for the 4th with Carolina Barbeque Pulled-Pork.

Sweet Tea Fried Chicken

5.  Sweet Tea Fried Chicken ~ This recipe is guaranteed to deliver the most amazing fried chicken you have ever had!  It’s tender, juicy and bursting with flavor from the buttermilk and sweet tea!  

Fall off the Bone BBQ Ribs

6.  Fall off the Bone BBQ Ribs ~ Make your special man these mouth watering Restaurant Style Baby Back Ribs for the 4th of July.  They are so tender the meat will be falling off the bones!

How to Make Potato Salad

7.  How to Make Potato Salad ~ A basic potato salad recipe that uses baby potatoes, carrots, eggs, fresh dill, scallions and mayonnaise.  An all American salad.

Watermelon and Feta Salad

8.  Watermelon, Feta and Blueberry Salad {Patriotic Food} ~ A savory twist to the most popular summer time fruit.  The addition of the feta cheese not only makes for a unique 4th of July salad, but completes the patriotic red, white, and blue.

Red White and Blue Layered Drink

9.  Red White and Blue Layered Drink ~ This patriotic beverage is perfect for and upcoming Memorial Day picnic.  Don’t forget to dress them up with some festive pinwheels or a red white and blue drink umbrella.  Also perfect for the Fourth of July.

4th of July Picnic

Pie in a Jar

10.  Patriotic Pies in a Jar ~ Make a patriotic pie to go with these cute jars.  They are sure to be a crowd pleaser.   Take a bunch to your next picnic or bbq and don’t forget the little star.

American Flag Pie
11.  American Flag Pie {4th of July Recipes} ~ This beautiful patriotic pie isn’t just a perfect way to celebrate the stars and stripes, it is a great way to please a family with both cherry pie and blueberry pie lovers.

4th of July Desserts 

Rustic Strawberry Blueberry Pie

12.  Rustic Strawberry Blueberry Pie ~ You can never fail with a freshly baked berry pie.  Use a premade crust or a homemade crust.

Patriotic Mini Cheesecakes

13.  Patriotic Mini Cheesecakes ~ These mini-cheesecakes are so simple yet will make all your 4th of July guests think that you slaved away in the kitchen making them. They taste so good- yet the mini-size means that you won’t bust your diet by eating one.

Red, White & Blue Whoopie Pies

14.  Red, White & Blue Whoopie Pies ~ Delicious and easy to make whoopie pies made from a cake mix and pudding!  

Patriotic Jello Poke Cupcakes

15.  Patriotic Jello Poke Cupcakes ~ This festive treat is like the traditional poke cake, but in cupcake sized portions.

4th of July Marshmallow Pinwheels

16.  4th of July Marshmallow Pinwheels ~ Check out these adorable, not to mention yummy, 4th of July Marshmallow Pinwheels! Easier than you’’d think to make thanks to this great tutorial. Makes a festive addition to your 4th of July festivities!

M&M's Caramel Popcorn

17.  M&M’s Caramel Popcorn ~ M&M caramel popcorn combine the best movie foods into a delicious patriotic snack.

More 4th of July Ideas:

You’ll can find even more tutorials for things you can make out of red, white, and blue as there are over 377 patriotic tutorials and recipes perfect for 4th of July on the Tip Junkie Patriotic Site


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