July 4th Desserts
Summer is almost here, and that means it’s time to start gathering summer dessert recipes. If you’re looking for a special day to show off your baking skills, you can’t go wrong with July 4th desserts! From red, white, and blue tarts to cheesecakes and more – our July 4th dessert recipes will make for a patriotic celebration.
Red, White and Blue Tart
If 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
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
Raspberries 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 and Blue Velvet Cupcakes
What 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
Want 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
This fruit pizza recipe uses almond flour and pine nuts for a healthy twist on the popular dessert. Source: Your Lighter Side
Red, White and Blue Salad
A 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
The 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
4th of July Cake Pops
These 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
Patriotic Trifle Dessert
This 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
These 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
Firecracker Berry Frozen Yogurt Pops
These fresh fruit and yogurt pops are cool, healthy, delicious plus as vibrant as a Fourth of July firecracker. Source: The Comfort of Cooking
Perfect 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 Favorite July 4th Dessert?
Do you have a favorte red, white, and blue dessert from our list? Let us know in the blog comments.