4th of July Desserts are the perfect way to celebrate Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day each year! Not only are these recipes easy to make, but they are fun and festive with their bright colors and delicious tastes.
No matter what the occasion this summer, there is a red, white, and blue recipe on this list that your friends and family will go crazy for!
4th of July Desserts
I have always loved everything that summer has to offer, especially the 4th of July! Between the hot beautiful weather, celebrations of freedom, and the amazing food, there is just so much to see and do!
Whether your with family, or on vacation for the holiday, it is just a fun time of year if you ask me. I particularly love a good backyard BBQ and am always looking for new easy dessert recipes to take when I've been invited to attend.
1. Red, White, and Blue Vodka Lemonade Slush
From Homemade Hooplah :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Celebrate your patriotism with a refreshing (and colorful!) Red, White, and Blue Vodka Lemonade Slush made with grenadine, blue curacao, and spiked lemonade.
2. Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Strawberries
From Spicy Southern Kitchen :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Strawberries are perfect for the 4th of July or any summer potluck or picnic. They make a healthier dessert option and look so festive. Plus they are simple to make.
3. Vanilla Trifle
From The Best Blog Recipes:: Click HERE for the RECIPE Vanilla Trifle is simple to make yet elegant enough to be a centerpiece. Layers of cake, whipped cream, and fruit fill the tall dish from which gives the dish its characteristic name. Serve up a trifle for your next summer soiree and delight your guests with the light yet decadent dessert.
4. Patriotic Cookie Cake
From Dinner at the Zoo :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This recipe for a Patriotic Cookie Cake is a giant brown sugar cookie that's loaded with red, white and blue M & M's and finished off with creamy chocolate frosting and sprinkles. The perfect 4th of July cake for summer entertaining!
5. No Bake Summer Berry Pretzel Salad
From OMG Chocolate Desserts :: Click HERE for the RECIPE is quick and easy dessert recipe for delicious summer treat. Red, white and blue dessert is definitely fun and festive idea for 4th of July party. It’s perfect for 4th of July BBQ, potlucks or a party, to feed the crowd.
6. Red White and Blue Jello Shots
From 3 Yummy Tummies :: Click HERE for the RECIPE These festive, Red White and Blue Jello Shots can be made with or without alcohol and are perfect for summer holidays and BBQ’s. Mini muffin tins can be used to make preparation effortless with even layers.
7. Red, White and Blue Mini Cheesecakes
From Life, Love and Sugar :: Click HERE for the RECIPE These Red, White and Blue Mini Cheesecakes are smooth, creamy and easy to make! Perfect for your patriotic celebration!
8. Firecracker Cake
From Love Bakes Good Cakes :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Show your patriotism with this Firecracker Cake! The red, white, and blue runs inside and out!! Great for Memorial Day, the 4th of July or any occasion you want to share a little American pride!
9. Patriotic Poke Cake
From Sweet and Savory Meals :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Patriotic Poke Cake is a super moist, simple, and colorful dessert made with cake mix and whipped cream. It is the perfect cake to celebrate 4th of July.
10. Patriotic Chocolate Covered Strawberries
From Princess Pinky Girl :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Fourth of July, Memorial Day and Labor Day - these Red, White and Blue Chocolate Covered Strawberries will be the perfect way to celebrate these patriotic holidays!
11. Red, White and Blue Cheesecake
From KITCHEN FUN with MY THREE SONS :: CLICK HERE FOR THE RECIPE. The vanilla cheesecake and cherries on top create a classic cheesecake flavor but the overall look of this cheesecake sets it apart from the rest. This is so easy to make using the Instant Pot.
12. Blueberry Delight
From THE BEST BLOG RECIPES :: CLICK HERE for the Full Printable Recipe. Cool and creamy with delicious layers of sweetened cream cheese, blueberry pie filling, and Cool Whip over a graham cracker crust. This nearly no-bake recipe is fruity and refreshing.
13. Blueberry Hand Pies
From THE BEST BLOG RECIPES :: CLICK HERE for the Full Printable Recipe. Juicy blueberry hand pies are everything you love about pie, but you can eat them with your hands! Mini blueberry hand pies only take 15 minutes of prep time.