Fun Fourth of July Recipes to Make this Weekend

When it comes to the Fourth of July, festive food is a MUST! We love a good BBQ – especially when it comes with a colorful cocktail or refreshing dessert. These Fourth of July recipes – dishes, drinks, and desserts will make your American celebration a home run – and assure all your guests are properly quenched and fed :).


Fourth of July Family Picnic

Charred chile lime corn?! Yes, please! This recipe was made for a BBQ and will be the perfect side to complement your Fourth of July celebrations.

Fun Fourth of July Cocktails - Inspired by This

How yummy does this salad look? Nothing says the Fourth of July like watermelon and this salad from Cooking with Cocktail Rings takes it up a notch and makes it meal-worthy!


Fun Fourth of July Cocktails - Inspired by This

Fittingly enough, this red, white and blue wine spritzer was re-named wine *sparkler* for the Fourth of July. Sip it while watching the Fireworks show for a truly sparkling evening.

Fun Fourth of July Cocktails - Inspired by This

The Fourth of July is the perfect time to try out infusing water if you haven’t before! This Strawberry Mint Infused water is crisp and just a tad sweet. Plus, it fits the color scheme perfectly.


Refreshing Strawberry Gelato Recipe - Inspired by This

Refreshing, delicious, and guilt-free, this Strawberry Gelato is the perfect dessert to dive into poolside.

Fun Fourth of July Cocktails - Inspired by This

Another delightfully refreshing dessert? These Strawberry Coconut Milk Pops from Jennie Miremadi! An icy popsicle couldn’t be more perfect for this holiday – we’ll be eating them all day!