We have over 30 easy 4th of July Recipes that are sure to be a big hit. If you are looking for new 4th of July menu ideas, here are our favorite easy 4th of july recipes. From appetizers to main dishes and desserts and beverages, there is something for the entire day!
4th of July Recipes
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Easy 4th of July Recipes
For a Fourth of July party, red, white, and blue food is a must! Whether you are cutting watermelons into stars or icing your cookies like American flags, you can’t go wrong.
Here are 30 of the best 4th of July menu ideas. These are sure to be perfect for your July 4th celebration!
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Your party or BBQ will be a hit with so many yummy recipes.
4th of July dessert recipes
4th of July Chocolate Dipped Pretzels
Make these 4th of July chocolate dipped pretzel rods here for a red, white and blue treat sure to impress. This recipe is so easy and takes very little time but looks amazing.
Berry Patriotic Fruit Kabobs
This easy to make treat is a sweet twist on a Fourth of July barbecue favorite. Fruit is a great dessert item and a nice healthy touch to bring to any cookout. See the recipe here.
Red White & Blue Cake
Make this quick and easy red white and blue cake today! The recipe here is one of my favorite 4th of July desserts with the bold vibrant colors and so yummy!
Red white and blue chocolate covered pretzels
Celebrate the 4th of July with these festive and tasty pretzels here . They are super easy to make, inexpensive and so colorful with the red, white and blue.
Summer Berry Cheesecake Salad
This simple recipe here comes together with just 5 ingredients. This dessert folds rich and creamy cheesecake filling into your favorite berries.
Red White & Blue Fruit Salad
I love this festive fruit salad recipe here. It just screams 4th of July food! Plus, it is beautiful and you can throw it together in just 5 minutes.
Red White & Blue Stuffed Strawberries
These stuffed strawberries here look impressive but are actually pretty easy to make! Give these patriotic and delicious strawberries a try.
Red white and blue crinkle cake mix cookies
The cookies here are so soft and delicious. Plus, they are so festive and patriotic. Make these delicious cookies today for a tasty treat.
Red White & Blue Trifle
This fancy dessert is made with sweet berries, custard and cream. Perfect for the 4th! See the recipe here.
Red White & Blue Dipped Cherries
The patriotic cherries here are cute, delicious and you can make them very quickly. Perfect for 4th of July parties for a festive treat.
4th of July chocolate dipped rice krispie treats
Turn classic rice krispie treats into a patriotic dessert when you try the recipe here. We love to make red white and blue treats for July 4th and Memorial Day.
Red White & Blue Candy Apples
A layer of chewy blue raspberry candy coats a crisp, tart apple in this old-fashioned favorite! Tangy and sweet combine for a great recipe here.
Patriotic Hot Fudge Cheesecake Trifles
Everyone will love these individual servings of cheesecake trifle. Layer in clear glasses so the gorgeous layers can be displayed. Get the recipe here.
Red White and Blue Icebox Cookies
Ice box cookies make parties a breeze. Store in the freezer and when you are ready to enjoy, simply bake! The recipe here sounds so easy.
4th of July Ice Cream Sandwiches
These are so simple to make but super festive making it the perfect holiday dessert. Take ice cream sandwiches up a notch with festive sprinkles and more. Find the recipe here.
Stars and Stripes Flag Pie
This has got to be the most perfect dessert to enjoy after dinner on the 4th! Layers of delicious pie topped with a patriotic flag make such a patriotic dessert here.
Cherry Stuffed Oreos
This recipe here will make two dozen cookies but I think I would double it because they will be gone quick! Top with patriotic sprinkles to make these perfect for July 4th.
Fourth of July Cake Pops
4th of July treats don’t get much more perfect than cake pops. Kids go crazy over these and the ones here are super easy to make for any occasion.
Blueberry Cranberry Muffins
Kick off your July 4th celebration this year with the moist muffins here loaded with cranberries and blueberries and topped with a sweet streusel. This is a great way to start off the day or finish off a meal with a sweet treat.
Firework Sugar Cookie Pie
This Firework Sugar Cookie Pie here is insanely delicious and like the biggest, softest most delicious sugar cookie ever! This one is sure to be a hit at your party.
4th of July Brownie Bomb Bites
These brownies look like little fire crackers and are sure to be a hit, especially with the kids! Plus, they are really easy to make. Your family will love the recipe here.
Traditional 4th of July foods
Gluten Free Jalapeno Corn Dog Bites
Try the recipe here for a spicy spin on the iconic corn dog with a little roasted Jalapeno chili. This is a fun addition to any BBQ!
Bacon Corn Relish
This is a great side dish for any occasion, but especially ones where there is a crowd. The bacon gives the corn relish here such an amazing flavor.
Buffalo Chicken Bites with Blue Cheese
These bite size Chicken Buffalo Balls here are loaded with flavor and make a great appetizer or dinner idea for parties. Guests will love the buffalo flavor.
Buffalo Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
This is an easy, healthy meal that packs a powerful punch of flavor! Sweet potatoes pair with buffalo flavor for a hearty meal that is easy to prepare. Find the easy recipe here.
Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs
Your house will smell wonderful when you make the recipe here. The meat is so tender it literally falls off the bone. The sauce is sweet and spicy and oh so delicious.
These bold and spicy burgers here are full of Mexican flavors and are topped with the best fajita fixings. Set up a topping bar and let your guests choose what they like.
Crock Pot Country Style Pork Ribs
Once you cook ribs in your crock pot, you’ll never go back to the way you were cooking them before. The Crock Pot Pork Ribs Recipe here is simple to make but everyone will think that you have been working hard in the kitchen all day long!
Flank Steak with Corn Salsa
A perfectly cooked steak, slightly bitter scallions, and corn salsa come together for the perfect recipe here for summer. This recipe is easy to prepare at your next BBQ.
Jalapeno Popper Hot Dogs
The spicy hot dogs here come together in just a few minutes! Enjoy hot dogs but with an extra kick of flavor when you make these delicious Jalapeno hog dogs.
Instant Pot Pulled Pork Sandwiches Recipe
The recipe here has lots of tender pork packed with flavor piled high on a fluffy roll! Yum! Spend more time with your party guests with this quick and easy instant pot recipe.
Bacon Jalapeno Deviled Eggs
Everyone loves deviled eggs and this recipe here takes them to a new level. Spicy and just the perfect amount of heat, these are a crowd pleaser.
Philly Cheesesteak Mac and Cheese
Everyone loves philly cheesesteak and mac and cheese. Now, you can enjoy them together in this genius recipe here. Yum!
Instant Pot BBQ Brisket Recipe
The pressure cooker will change how you cook brisket from now on. The instant pot makes it quick and easy while the meat is so tender with tons of flavor. You will love the delicious recipe here.
Greek Yogurt Coleslaw
Every good cookout needs coleslaw. The recipe here is thick and creamy while being packed with protein and veggies.
Crock Pot Baked Beans Recipe
The slow cooker does all the work in this delicious Crock Pot Baked Beans Recipe here. Sweet and spicy with a little heat, these baked beans are perfect for your 4th of July BBQ.
The Best Coleslaw Recipe
Once you see how easy and delicious this recipe is, you won’t ever buy store bought slaw again. Tangy and sweet and oh so yummy! The recipe here is so simple.
4th of July drink recipes
Red White & Blue Drink
This super cool drink here is easy to make and a hit with kids. Gorgeous layers of red, white and blue make this the perfect drink for parties.
The drink here is extremely refreshing, light, and perfect for warm days! Beat the heat at your 4th of July with this refreshing drink.
Patriotic Ice Cream Soda
Vanilla ice cream, blue raspberry soda, whipped cream, and strawberry syrup – these are PERFECT for the 4th of July! The recipe here is so festive and tasty!
I can’t wait to try these 4th of july menu ideas!
There are so many fun recipes to try for 4th of July menu ideas. Whether you are the hostess or just need a quick dessert or side dish to bring to a party, you will find something that everyone will love.
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