July 4th is all about family, friends, fireworks—and food! Celebrate the holiday with some patriotic goodness using these mouthwatering dessert recipes.

4th of July Dipped Oreo Flags

Delicious and creative, these candy-dipped Oreo cookies are star-spangled beauties.

Full Recipe: Crafty Recipes

 

Red White & Blue Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

These sweet, easy-to-make treats are a fruity, refreshing dessert for family and friends.

Full Recipe: The Kitchen is my Playground

 

Red White & Blue Shortcake

Take this classic American dessert and add patriotic flair. Sweet and delicious and just plain fun, this Strawberry Shortcake is a crowd-pleaser.

Full Recipe: Two Sisters Crafting

 

Patriotic Popcorn

Add red and blue chocolate to everybody’s favorite buttery snack. Combined, you get a sweet-and-salty treat that’s also very patriotic.

Full Recipe: Two Sisters Crafting

 

Strawberry Pretzel Salad

Looking for a satisfying crunch? Try this strawberry-themed dessert for layers of sweet-and-salty goodness.

Full Recipe: Natasha’s Kitchen

 

Red White & Blue Pretzel Rods

Try these easy-to-grab and easy-to-make delights. Munch on a Patriotic Pretzel while enjoying the fireworks. Kaboom!

Full Recipe: Catch My Party

 

Red White & Blue Cupcakes

Upgrade your cupcakes this holiday by adding a few yummy accessories. Slide your cupcakes into goblets for the ultimate effect as you toast to our Independence.

Full Recipe: Hungry Happenings

 

Patriotic Cake Batter Truffles

Coat your strawberries in some sweet white chocolate coating to add a pop of color. Top them off with star-shaped sprinkles before biting into these works of art.

Full Recipe: Who Needs A Cape

 

Patriotic Pretzels

Make your guests smile with this red, white and blue spin on chocolate-dipped pretzels. Get a funky effect by using sprinkles and patterns.

Full Recipe: The Spring Mount 6 Pack

 

Fresh Berry Popsicles

Surprise partygoers with these spectacular popsicles that are fruit-filled and healthy, but still a perfect sweet and summery treat.

Full Recipe: Back to the Book Nutrition

 

Firework Fruit Kabobs

Kids will love picking up these fruity-wands! These fun, simple-to-make desserts that just involve cookie cutters and some watermelon and blueberries on skewers, are easy to grab and the perfect treat for a summer holiday.

Full Recipe: The Baby Bump Diaries

 

Marshmallow Pop Sparklers

Funky and patriotic, satisfy your sweet-tooth and sink your teeth into these red-white-and-blue marshmallow delights.

Full Recipe: Life With the Crust Off

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