The Fourth of July means different things to different people. Some families show their patriotism by flying the United States flag in their yard, while others choose to privately honor the holiday. Of course, plenty of people also celebrate with barbecues and parties. If that's your style, then don't forget to serve these red, white, blue and delicious July 4th desserts!

 Red, White and Blue Tart

Red, White and Blue TartIf you prefer your dessert a little on the lighter side, this tart is perfect. This treat pairs sweet berries with the flavors of pineapple and honey. Source: Cook. Eat. Enjoy. Repeat.

Patriotic Cheesecakes Topped With Raspberry Gelee and Fresh Berries

Patriotic Cheesecakes topped with Raspberry Gelée and Fresh Berries This no-bake dessert is simpler than it appears. Raspberry gelee and fresh berries add a bit of summer sophistication to this rich cheesecake. Source: Hungry Happenings

Red, White and Blue Trifle

Red, White and Blue TrifleRaspberries and blueberries are always summer favorites, which is why this trifle is just right for a festive July 4th barbecue. Source: It’s All Good.

Red, White & Blue Dipped Oreo®s

Red, White & Blue Dipped OreosEveryone loves Oreos, right? This recipe reinvents the childhood favorite with patriotic flair. Simply dip the cookies in red, white and blue candy melts. Source: Cooking Mamas

Red, White and Blue Velvet Cupcakes

Red, White and Blue Velvet CupcakesWhat do you get when you cross a sugar cookie with a cupcake? Red, white and blue velvet cupcakes! Sugar-cookie-flavored cupcake batter is topped with almond cream cheese frosting. Decorate them any way you like to make a fabulous and festive dessert. Source: JavaCupcake

Blue Velvet Cupcakes With White Coconut Frosting and Strawberry Syrup Drizzle

Blue Velvet Cupcakes with White Coconut Frosting and Strawberry Syrup DrizzleWant a dessert that tastes decadent, but is actually on the healthier side? These cupcakes deliver. They’re whole-grain, gluten-free, low in sugar and high in protein.  Source: Desserts with Benefits

Red, White & Blue Dessert Pizza

Red, White & Blue Dessert PizzaThis fruit pizza recipe uses almond flour and pine nuts for a healthy twist on the popular dessert. Source: Your Lighter Side

Red, White & Blue Rice Krispie® Treats

Red, White & Blue Rice Krispie TreatsGive this kid favorite a patriotic makeover. The adults won’t be able to resist these red, white and blue Rice Krispie treats either. Source: The Recipe Nut.com

Red, White and Blue Salad

Red, White and Blue SaladA mix of buffalo mozzarella, fresh berries and orange, this “salad” suits sophisticated tastes. If you’re having an adults-only party, add a splash of Grand Marnier. Source: mamaguru

Ricotta Cheesecake

Ricotta CheesecakeThe sweetness of this cheesecake teams well with savory barbecue. Roasted pistachios, mascarpone and lemon are just a few of its complex flavors. Source: Chef Dennis

Red, White and Blue Ombre Cake

Red, White and Blue Ombre CakeThis chic and colorful cake takes time to prepare, but your guests’ salute to your baking skill will make it worth it. Source: The Purple Mixer

4th of July Cake Pops

4th of July Cake PopsThese cake pops are decorated in their Independence Day best. Bake them from scratch, or take a shortcut and decorate our vanilla cake pops with red, white and blue frosting and sprinkles. Source: Rumbly in my Tumbly

Stars and Stripes Forever Cookies

Stars and Stripes Forever CookiesMore than delicious cookies, these also make great table decorations. They’re sure to be a big hit with guests of all ages. Source: pink apron baker

Patriotic Trifle Dessert

Patriotic Trifle DessertThis trifle is as beautiful as it is delicious. Ripe berries topped with sweet whipped cream create a refreshing dessert for hot summer days.Source: The Girl Who Ate Everything

4th of July Cookie Bars

4th of July Cookie BarsThese cookie bars can be decorated to look like flowers, flags or any other patriotic design you’d like. They’re easy, fun and delicious. Source: Creations by Kara

4th of July Pops

4th of July PopsiclesThe sun is out and the temperature is high. What better way to cool down than with pops made from homemade french vanilla ice cream and raspberry puree? Source: Itsy Bitsy Foodies

Firecracker Berry Frozen Yogurt Pops

Firecracker Berry Frozen Yogurt PopsThese fresh fruit and yogurt pops are cool, healthy, delicious plus as vibrant as a Fourth of July firecracker. Source: The Comfort of Cooking

Star-Spangled Strawberries

Star-Spangled BerriesPerfect for summer’s all-American celebrations, our Star Spangled Berries are dipped, delicious and easy. Just tell us where the party is, and we’ll deliver.

What’s Your Fourth of July Favorite?

What’s your favorite red, white and blue dessert? Let us know in the blog comments.