Festive Recipes for the Fourth of July

Food is a central element of any good party! Step up your entertaining game this Fourth of July by offering your guests food that not only tastes great but is on theme as well! These red, white, and blue party foods will leave your guests full and ready for late night fireworks!

  • Charcuterie Board: Meg Quinn, better known as @ainttooproudtomeg on Instagram, has become famous for her amazing charcuterie boards.  She’s got one for every season, holiday, and event you can imagine—including Fourth of July! She’s filled her board with blueberries, pepperoni, white cheeses, yogurt covered pretzels, licorice ropes, tomatoes, blue corn tortilla chips and more. Take inspiration from her, or put your own spin on things using your favorite red, white, and blue foods! It’s a true showstopper! Her Instagram page is full of inspiration.

  • Red, White and Blue Fruit Salsa: Sweet and savory is a crowd-pleasing flavor combination. This salsa, using jicama, strawberries and blueberries, along with the traditional salsa accouterments, hits all the right notes! Use it as a dip for chips or as a topping for grilled meats like fish and chicken. Check out the full recipe here!

  • Patriotic Poke Cake: End the party with this patriotic poke cake from Inspirational Momma! Use white cake and red and blue Jello to create cake that not only tastes great but looks the part too! Recipe here.

Enjoy celebrating with friends and family this year. We’re confident all your guests will be impressed with your yummy and festive spread!

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