These 4th of July Desserts are so creative! I never would have thought there were so many possibilities, but there are, and they’re all awesome!
If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile, you’ll know that I love making crafty things out of food. Halloween and Christmas are my favourite, but wow, there are some pretty incredible 4th of July ideas that have me a teensy bit jealous!
I live in Canada, so I’ll be celebrating Canada Day on July 1st. So sadly I won’t be trying any of these amazing desserts. But I’m still admiring how creative they all are. All I have to do is keep the red and white and eliminate the blue, and it will work for us Canadians. It’s not as much fun, but sometimes you have to do what you have to do!
Our kids love celebrating on July 1st. Every year, we take them to the carnival put on by our city and we walk around waving flags, buying cotton candy and checking out the random events. And then of course, everyone goes to bed and we can hear the popping of fireworks outside our window until the wee hours of the morning.
I’ve never been to the United States on July 4th, but I’m guessing your Independence Day looks kind of similar to ours? Except you guys get to enjoy the colour BLUE along with the red and white that we Canadians get to celebrate with. And I tell you, when you add in that blue colour the possibilities for creativity go up like crazy!
50+ Best 4th of July Desserts
Red, white and blue and stars and stripes! Who would have thought you could add them to so many foods?! These desserts are amazing! From chocolate covered cherries to patriotic cupcakes, there are tons of ideas to get you inspired for a little celebration!
Easy Firework Cupcakes via One Little Project
4th of July Rice Krispie Treats via A Southern Fairytale
Red, White and Blue Cheesecake via Recipe Girl
4th of July Bark via Life With The Crust Cut Off
Red and Blue Cracker Crumb Stars via Hungry Happenings
4th of July Flag Cupcakes via One Little Project
Patriotic Popcorn Recipe via Life Love and Sugar
Patriotic Cone via Noble Pig
Patriotic Chocolate Dipped Oroes via Raining Hot Coupons
Fireworks Pudding Cookies via Crazy for Crust
Patriotic Pretzel Bites via Two Sisters Crafting
Buzzed Cherry Bombs via Frosting and a Smile
Patriotic Rice Krispie Treats via Blooming Homestead
No-Bake Cake Batter Truffles via Who Needs a Cape?
Flag Fruit Pizza via Sabby in Suburbia
Patriotic Mini Parfaits via Sprinkle Some Fun
Patriotic Layered Drinks via Like Mother, Like Daughter
4th of July Cupcakes via Mogwai Soup
Red Velvet Roll-Out Cookies via La Pêche Fraîche
Kid Friendly Patriotic Punch via Mom Endeavors
Patriotic Pinwheel Cookies via Just a Taste
Triple Berry Frozen Smoothie via In Katrina’s Kitchen
Red, White and Blue Chocolate Cookies via Two Sisters Crafting
American Flag Rice Krispie Treats via Two Sisters Crafting
4th of July Brownie Bites via Real Food by Dad
Red, White and Blue Cupcakes via Betty Crocker
Patriotic Heart Cookies via Flickr
Red, White and Blue Dipped Pretzels via The 36th Avenue
Flag Fruit Skewers via Party City
M&M’s Flag Cake via Two Sisters Crafting
Red, White and Blue Strawberry Shortcake via Two Sisters Crafting
Pop Rock Rice Krispies via Life, Love and Sugar
Patriotic Popsicles via Oh, The Things We’ll Make!
Chocolate Dipped Strawberries via I Heart Naptime
Patriotic Rose Cake via I am Baker
4th of July Kabobs via Sassy Chicago Weddings
Red, White and Blue Jello Salad via Real Mom Kitchen
Star Spangled Pretzel Twist via Pink Cake Plate
Patriotic Cupcakes via Mommy Moment
4th of July Fruit Kabob via The Baby Bump Diaries
Red, White and Blue Strawberry Cupcakes via Bird on a Cake
4th of July Sprinkled Cookies via Simply Gloria
Patriotic Oreo Pops via Happiness is Homemade
Flag Cake Pops via Party City
Pretzels Flag via Country Kitchen Sweetart
Patriotic Brownie Sandwich Cookies via This Silly Girl’s Kitchen
Chocolate Dipped Banana Split via I Heart Naptime
4th of July Meringue Cookies via Shugary Sweets
Patriotic Star Cookies via The Baker Mama
Coconut Water and Fresh Berry Popsicles via Back To The Book Nutrition
Patriotic Fruit Pizza via Passion for Savings
Firecracker Jell-O Cups via Cincy Shopper