Fourth of July desserts in red, white and blue
Create a star-spangled dessert for your Fourth of July barbecue. From no bake to tiered cakes, you're sure to find the perfect dessert for you and your guests.
Fourth of July blueberry and strawberry dessert
Photo credit: Thistlewood Farms
A Cool Whip-tiered dessert made by blogger KariAnne at Thistlewood Farms, this dessert is too cute to not serve this Fourth. Served in an All-American Mason jar, with fresh strawberries and blueberries in between, this layered dessert will be a sure BBQ hit.
Red, white and blue no-bake cheesecake bites
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Save time and money with these quick and easy red, white and blue no-bake cheesecake bites. Created by our very own Brandy O'Neill, these dessert bites are made with graham crackers and cream cheese. Take to your Fourth of July picnic for a sure bang around the dessert table.
American flag cake
Photo credit: Secret Life of a Chef's Wife
Shock guests when you slice this American flag-inspired cake created by Tammy at Secret Life of a Chef's Wife. With white frosting, guests will rave for this flag-like layered cake.
Fourth of July pops
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Tammy at the blog Secret of a Chef's Wife does it again with these homemade Fourth of July pops. Made with heavy whipping cream, milk, vanilla and raspberry puree, these pops will cool your guests off for hot Fourth of July fun.
Rocket pop cupcakes
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From homemade Popsicles to Popsicle cupcakes, this patriotic dessert is another fabulous SheKnows.com recipe. These cupcakes are inspired by the delicious Rocket Pop Popsicle, and these will last through the heat wave... if your guests don't eat them all first!
Pioneer patriotic cake
Photo credit: The Pioneer Woman
The Pioneer Woman, Ree, has made this beautiful American flag-inspired sheet cake. Topped with delicious white frosting and all-American blueberries and strawberries, this cake will give you a little bit of healthy and a little bit of not so healthy for this Fourth.
Star-spangled fruit pops
Photo credit: Bakers Royale
Naomi at Bakers Royale gives us a cute, no-bake dessert idea with her star-spangled fruit pops. Shaped with cookie cutters, these watermelon and pineapple stars are topped with a blueberry in the middle. Add a fun straw and you've got a healthy dessert to serve this year.
Americana cookie tarts
Photo credit: Apron Strings Blog
Donna and Anne from Apron Strings Blog combined two favorite desserts for a Fourth of July concoction. A delicious cookie and delectable tart, these are topped with blueberries and strawberries for an all-American look.