Fireworks, bbq, family and fun: that’s what 4th of July is all about! And yes, I am already looking forward to the Fourth of July. If you’re more about the baking than the BBQing, here are 9 Easy Fourth of July dessert recipes (red white, and blue of course!) for a sweet celebration.
4th of July: All The Plans, All The Food!
The Fourth of July is going to be big in our house this year. We’ve got a full weekend of patriotic and, yes, slightly nerdy, plans.
They will roll us right into Washington, DC 4th of July with my family from out of town- I can’t wait!
My wanna-be-chef is hoping we can squeeze in some time to make a few fun patriotic-themed desserts as well. Her grandma will be here and they love working in the kitchen together.
I asked some of my fellow bloggers for their easy Fourth Of July Dessert Recipes (Red, White and Blue!) and boy did they come through for me!
I’m sure you’ll agree: these are perfect for your celebrations too.
9 Easy Fourth Of July Dessert Recipes (Red, White and Blue!)
Because we love everything red, white, and blue here, we knew we couldn’t pick a top 3.
So we found 9 easy Fourth of July recipes to share. Enjoy!
1. Patriotic Mickey Mouse Red, White and Blue Tie Dye Cookies: Fourth Of July Dessert Recipes
How stinking cute are these? I adore them- and they are also easy to make.
2. Captain America Donuts From LolaLambchops
Captain, my captain! Love these easy Captain America Donuts inspired by our favorite Marvel movies! Captain America is what makes all things patriotic sweet. Okay, so maybe that’s just Chris Evans.
Regardless: enjoy these!
3. Fourth of July Chocolate Covered Strawberries by Mommy Travels
Refreshing strawberries plus chocolate plus fireworks = AWESOME.
I love this recipe and the different colored drizzles! Yum!
4. Easy Fourth Of July Dessert Recipes (Red, White and Blue!): Patriotic Cupcakes from Desert Chica
Karen is a genius in the kitchen when it comes to making sweets.
She’s got a simple recipe for red, white and blue cupcakes with Pinteresty-icing that my family will go gaga over! How about yours?
5. Captain Marvel Patriotic Bundt Cake
This one is a favorite Fourth Of July Dessert Recipes (Red, White and Blue!).
This Captain Marvel-inspired patriotic bundt cake is perfect to take with to any picnic or BBQ you’re invited to. It’s sweet and pretty- and you know if I can make it, anyone can!
Get the Captain Marvel Bundt Cake recipe here!
6. Star Spangled Pizza by The Farm Girl Gabs Easy Fourth Of July Dessert Recipes
Melissa went straight for the good stuff: chocolate.
Chocolate brownies as the basis for a fruity, colorful pizza is just about as perfect as it gets over here!
Simple and delicious, I know this will find it’s way to our patriotic celebration.
7. Protein Packed Mini Cheesecakes from Play. Party. Plan.
If you aren’t reading Britni’s blog regularly, you should probably start. She’s so clever with her party plans and recipes.
And yes, she has some easy Fourth Of July Dessert Recipes (Red, White and Blue!) you’ll love.
I wish I lived closer so I could attend a few of her shindigs- why, yes, I did just invite myself over!
Check these out: I gotta say that I love the protein factor in here. Makes me feel a little more Atkins-y while I’m enjoying dessert.
8. Easy Red, White, and Blueberry Cake by Whisky N Sunshine
Do you have kids helping in the kitchen? Here’s a sweet cake recipe that little hands can get in on!
I love how this one is 3 quick steps: even someone as baking-challenged as I could pull this one together.
9. Easy Fourth Of July Dessert Recipes: Red, White & Blue Patriotic Candy Cups from Fun Money Mom
This one is the #1 must-do on the list as far as my daughter is concerned.
When you can eat the container that your treat comes in, you know it’s a win!
What other great ideas do you have to celebrate the Fourth of July (and your sweet tooth?)
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