Are you planning the perfect menu for your Memorial Day or 4th of July cookout? Check out these delicious (and patriotic) red, white, and blue recipes! From easy poke cakes to fresh fruit kabobs to star spangled Jello shots, we've got you covered.
55 Red, White, and Blue Recipes
Celebrate the 4th of July with this fun, festive, and sweet spin on the Italian classic.
These Red, White, and Blue Cupcakes are perfect for your 4th of July celebrations! The cupcakes are made of tasty and moist lemon cake topped with creamy, delicious buttercream frosting!
This colorful, easy, no-churn ice cream is the perfect refreshing summer dessert for a festive Fourth of July, Memorial Day, or even a Labor Day get-together!
These Patriotic Poke Cupcakes will be the hit of your 4th of July celebration!
These Patriotic Pretzel Rods are the perfect treat to bring to a 4th of July Potluck—or any patriotic-themed occasion. They are also great desserts for Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Veteran's Day. Candy-covered pretzels are easy to make and can be a fun activity for kids in the kitchen!
This easy party-mix combines sweet and salty for a snack that is sure to be a crowd-pleaser!
This fun and festive dessert is bursting with bright berry flavors and patriotic colors.
Star Meringues With Fresh Berries
These star shaped meringues “spangled” with fresh berries are the perfect patriotic dessert for summer.
Red, White, And Blue Fruit Salsa
This Red, White, and Blue Fruit Salsa is full of summer flavors and makes a great appetizer to serve at a party or BBQ. Refreshing watermelon, flavorful strawberries, plump blueberries, and crisp pears are all topped with a lime and honey dressing that everyone will want to snack on.
Red, White. And Blue Ice Cubes
These family-friendly, colorful ice cubes make for a fun and refreshing treat.
Red, White, and Blue Puff-Pastry Breakfast Tart
This easy-to-make Red, White, and Blue Puff Pastry Breakfast Tart only needs 5-ingredients! You'll want to save this recipe for a festive breakfast or dessert that is perfect for the Fourth of July, Christmas, brunches, and more.
Easy Red, White, And Blue Trifle
This Red, White, and Blue Trifle is the perfect patriotic treat for your holiday celebration! It's the fun-and-festive, no-bake dessert that you've been looking for to bring to BBQs, potlucks, and picnics.
Patriotic Thumbprint Cookies
These red, white, and blue Patriotic Thumbprint Cookies are perfect for the upcoming summer holidays. There's nothing tastier than a cookie to celebrate! Instead of buying treats this time, bake your own homemade cookies.
Grain-Free Red, White, and Blue Berry Fruit Tart
This no-bake fruit tart is adapted from Nigella Lawson. It is one of my favorite patriotic dessert recipes! (I've also included the original crust recipe for those who do not need a grain-free/gluten-free option.)
Fourth of July Cocktail
Serve an ice cold, patriotic Fourth of July Cocktail at your next picnic or barbecue. With a blend of citrus and peach flavors, this easy-to-make cocktail will become a year-round favorite.
Red, White, and Blue Fun Fruit Cones
These cute Red, White, and Blue Fun Fruit Cones will inspire some fun, healthier treat ideas for your Fourth of July celebrations.
Red, White, and Blueberry Salad
This fun, fruity salad is perfect for celebrating the 4th of July but can also be enjoyed all summer long!
Red, White, and Blue Fruit and Cheese Board
This festive Red, White, and Blue Fruit and Cheese Board is perfect for Memorial Day, the 4th of July, or Labor Day.
Berry Brownie Pizza
How fun is this dessert pizza? Sure you can make brownies from scratch, but I chose a shortcut with Pillsbury Purely Simple Chocolate Chunk Brownie Mix. These brownies are moist and oh-so-chocolaty. Top the brownie “pizza” with homemade cream cheese frosting and fresh berries. Perfect for a kid's (or adult's) birthday party!
Lemon Berry Layer Cake
This Lemon Berry Layer Cake has layers of moist lemon cake, fresh berries, and fluffy buttercream frosting! It’s light, fruity, and perfect for spring!
M&M Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars
Looking for a delicious recipe to serve for dessert at home or at your next BBQ? This recipe for M&M Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars is for you. Made with red, white, and blue M&M's, this dessert is perfect for patriotic parties throughout the summer!
Red, White, and Blue Dessert Bites
Red, White, and Blue Dessert Bites are the perfect summery dessert for any 4th of July BBQ! Fresh red raspberries, blueberries, and a sweet and tangy cream cheese spread layer on top of a simple crust. These are essentially mini fruit pizzas, but for the 4th of July!
Patriotic Red, White, and Blue Ice Cream Cones
Looking for a quick and easy patriotic dessert for upcoming Memorial Day or 4th of July cookouts? These DIY red, white, and blue ice cream cones are perfect for all your patriotic parties.
Red, White, & Blue Layered Jello
This Red, White, and Blue Layered Jello will make you the star of the dinner table. With easy to follow instructions, this is one jello recipe that can’t go wrong!
Old Glory American Flag Pie
This Old Glory American Flag Pie is the perfect dessert for the 4th of July, Memorial Day, Flag Day, and any other patriotic celebration you can think of this summer! The blueberry and cherry pie fillings can be swapped with your favorite red or blue fruits to make your favorite pie with the stars and stripes!
Patriotic Edible Cookie Dough
Celebrate the red, white, and blue in style with this Patriotic Edible Cookie Dough recipe! This egg-free, edible chocolate chip cookie dough with sprinkles looks beautiful and makes an easy and unique 4th of July dessert.
Red, White, and Blue Cake Pops
Planning a 4th of July Party or patriotic celebration? These Red, White, and Blue Cake Pops are a fun summer dessert to make for the party.
American Flag Snack Cakes—Easy Patriotic Desserts!
These American Flag Snack Cakes are perfect for your next Memorial Day, 4th of July, or Labor Day gathering—an easy patriotic dessert!
5 Showstopper Red, White, and Blue Fruit Salads
These Red, White, and Blue Fruit Salads are sure to be showstoppers at all your summer holiday parties—from Memorial Day and the 4th of July, right on through to Labor Day, and even Flag Day!
Patriotic Popcorn Cake—Fun Recipe to Make with Kids
This Patriotic Popcorn Cake is super easy to make and only requires a few simple ingredients! Kids will love helping make this colorful treat.
Red, White, & Blue Vodka Lemonade Slushies
This red, white, and blue drink is the perfect alcoholic 4th of July drink to serve at your patriotic parties. These drinks are made with Vodka and lemonade with colored layers for the holiday!
The Best Oreo Balls Recipe
This is The Best Oreo Balls Recipe—especially if you need a special red, white, and blue treat for the Fourth of July!
Easy 4th of July Brownies
Need a creative red, white, and blue, show-stopping dessert recipe for a 4th of July party? These Easy 4th of July Brownies taste amazing, look spectacular, and are completely manageable to pull off. No baking-extraordinaire experience required!
These festive red, white, and blue Star-Spangled Cookies are perfect as a patriotic Memorial Day or 4th of July celebration dessert. The recipe includes a quick video showing how easy it is to decorate these cookies!
Patriotic S'mores Brownies
Delicious brownies with marshmallows, chocolate, coconut, and festive M&M's are perfect for a patriotic gathering—or anytime you want a festive sweet treat.
Red, White, & Blue-tiful Keto Tequila Cocktail
If you’re looking for the perfect low-carb 4th of July cocktail recipe—or the perfect red, white, and blue cocktail to celebrate your Patriotism—look no further! This tequila, lime, and blue curacao-based drink is fun, festive, and refreshing!
Red, White, and Blue Pinwheel Cookies
These fabulous Red, White, and Blue Pinwheel Cookies are perfect for the 4th of July, Memorial Day, or any other patriotic holiday. Whether you are packing a picnic, having a backyard BBQ, or want something special to take to an Independence Day gathering, these terrific cookies (that can be frozen raw for up to three months prior to baking) are what your holiday celebration needs!
Patriotic Snow Cones
These Patriotic Snow Cones will definitely cool you off! They are easy to make with Kool-Aid packets and very inexpensive.
Simple Patriotic Tunnel Cake
This Patriotic Tunnel Cake is a quick and easy dessert for Memorial Day, the 4th of July, Labor Day, or anytime! The cake is filled with fresh whipped cream, strawberries, and blueberries.
Red White and Blue Marshmallows
Red, White, and Blue Marshmallows are very festive and make a great addition to any patriotic celebration. And not only are they extra fun to make, they also taste delicious!
American Flag Fruit Cookie Dessert Pizza
The dessert is the highlight of every 4th of July holiday, especially this American Flag Fruit Cookie Dessert Pizza. It's irresistible in red, white, and blue (and it's easy to make)!
Watermelon Blueberry Sparklers
All you need to make these fun, festive fruit sparklers is watermelon, blueberries, a few wooden skewers, a star-shaped cookie cutter, and a knife. The "sparklers" are an adorable, healthy 4th of July recipe! They are fun for both kids and adults, and they are super easy to make with a group of people or to prep in advance of a party.
Layered Watermelon Cake with Coconut Cream Frosting
The red, white, and blue colors make this cake perfect for patriotic holidays like the 4th of July, Veterans Day, or Memorial Day. This watermelon cake is sure to be a hit at any BBQ or potluck you bring it to this summer.
Red, White, and Blue Cake with Semi-Naked Buttercream Frosting
This three-layer Red, White, and Blue Cake with Semi-Naked Buttercream Frosting is perfect for celebrating all things patriotic—like the 4th of July and Memorial Day.
Patriotic Red, White, and Blue Graham Cracker Frozen Treat
Are you looking for a patriotic Memorial Day or 4th of July treat that’s Weight Watchers friendly and not a million calories? And easy?? This Patriotic Red, White, and Blue Graham Cracker Frozen Treat checks off all the boxes! Keep reading to learn how!
4th of July Fruit-Infused Water
This colorful 4th of July Fruit-Infused Water is a perfect way to add that red, white, and blue to your celebration.
Red, White, and Blue Popsicles
These homemade popsicles are a fun, guilt-free snack that both kids and adults are sure to love. Not to mention, they are so much better than the store-bought variety!
4th of July Dessert Board
For a fun and festive Independence Day, put together a 4th of July Dessert Board! It's super easy to put together, and your guests will love it!
Red, White, and Blue Jello Shots Stars
These Red, White, and Blue Jello Shots Stars are a fun alcoholic treat!
Blueberry Strawberry French Toast Casserole
Blueberry Strawberry French Toast Casserole is a delicious overnight casserole made with day-old bread (French, Brioche, Challah, or Italian), cream cheese, fresh strawberries, blueberries, and topped with a sweet blueberry sauce. This delectable casserole is sure to feed a crowd for a patriotic breakfast or brunch!
Red, White, & Blue Easy Mini Berry Tarts
These Red, White, & Blue Easy Mini Berry Tarts are delicious and easy to make! Try making this patriotic dessert for Memorial Day or July 4th.
Berry Upside-Down Cake
This Berry Upside-Down Cake starts with a tender, moist, vanilla-flavored cake that's topped with sweet, fresh blueberries and juicy strawberries. Simple to make and fun to decorate however you want, it's perfect for celebrating all the red, white, and blue holidays like the 4th of July and Memorial Day. This light dessert fits warm summer barbecue or every day picnic menus perfectly.
Red, White, and Blue Strawberries
Enjoy this super easy recipe for ridiculously tasty Red, White, and Blue Strawberries for this 4th of July—or any other patriotic gathering.
The American Tye Dye & Rocket Gin Cocktails
These 4th of July cocktails are super festive, easy to make, and fun to drink—and they taste great, too!
Leave a Comment