SECTIONS
What would you like to know?
Share this Story
/

Patriotic fare fit for Election Day

Patricia Conte has a background in marketing communications and works as an independent writer. In 2010, she was given the opportunity to combine her love of writing and food when she started as a contributing writer for the Food channel...

It's time to vote!

Have you voted? You may have worked up an appetite! We're predicting a winner with any of these patriotic recipes.
It's time to vote!

Whether you had to fight the crowds, stood in line for a long time or gave your brain a workout over the issues and candidates, you may have worked up an appetite. If you've done your civic duty and cast your ballot, we think you'll appreciate some patriotic dishes fit for the day!

Vote with a friend

Invite a friend over for breakfast or lunch, then go to the polls together. Try one of these recipes for an easy addition to your Election Day menu.

It's time to vote!

Blueberry and banana smoothie with flaxseeds

Not just delicious, filling, good for you, this smoothie brings cool-blue color to the breakfast table! Blueberries are full of antioxidants and can also help lower your blood sugar levels. The flaxseeds will bring you a good dose of omega-3 fatty acids.

Get the recipe >>

It's time to vote!

Tomato and goat cheese tart

This would work for an easy lunch before you head off to the polls. Vibrant and red thanks to the juicy tomatoes, this is a snap to put together, and it will keep you satisfied throughout the day.

Get the recipe >>

Americana

Baseball is America's favorite pastime. Try one of these baseball-inspired treats for an Election Day meal.

It's time to vote!

Ball park chili dogs

Indulge in some Americana for dinner with these dogs!

Get the recipe >>

It's time to vote!

Nachos supreme

It's your right to choose what snack to enjoy! We think you'll be on the side of these yummy nachos.

Get the recipe >>

It's time to vote!

Home run popcorn jax

This is a snack associated with baseball and the National Anthem.

Get the recipe >>

From coast to coast

There's no one food that you think of when you think of our great United States. Look far and wide and serve up a regional favorite in honor of Election Day.

It's time to vote!

Louisiana shrimp gumbo

This traditional dish from down south will satisfy your hunger!

Get the recipe >>

It's time to vote!

Hawaiian pork

Hawaii became the 50th state in 1959. Who doesn't love Hawaiian-inspired flavors?

Get the recipe >>

It's time to vote!

New England clam chowder

Creamy and rich, this chowder promises to meet your demands for a great dish!

Get the recipe >>

Community spirit

Be community-minded and invite the neighbors over for dessert. These desserts will be winners for the favorite desserts on the block!

It's time to vote!

Upside down Southern apple pie

You don't have to live in the south to enjoy this delicious dessert! What could be more American (or delicious)?

Get the recipe >>

It's time to vote!

New York cheesecake

This cheesecake gets our vote for rich and creamy goodness! Top it with strawberries or blueberries for even more patriotic charm.

Get the recipe >>

It's time to vote!

Floridian key lime pie

Thanks to one of the key battleground states, we're sure you'll elect to have two slices of this delicious pie!

Get the recipe >>

More patriotic recipes

Red, white, and blue food without the dye
Lasagna flag for a patriotic celebration
Red, white and blue desserts

Comments
Hot
New in Food & Recipes
Close

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!