Your 4th of July Recipe Guide!
Sharing my 4th of July recipe guide, with 50 delicious recipes to make for the most fun summer holiday! Snacks, apps, stuff to grill, burgers, salads, desserts, drinks and more. You can find everything you need right here!
The 4th is going to be extraordinarily delicious!
We’ve got salads and dips and tons of red, white and blue. Of course burgers and hot dogs with pasta salad sides and corn. All the best of the best! Cocktails and mocktails and everything you need to make this weekend off-the-charts incredible.
I love to do a classic BBQ menu with lots of red white and blue desserts and apps. Berries are so fabulous right now that it makes it easy! Lots of my favorite summer recipes are on this list and you can’t go wrong with any of them.
What are your plans for the 4th this year? Let me know what you’re making below.
4th of July Recipe Guide – 50 Recipes for the 4th of July
We adore this peach burrata crostini. It’s so good.
And this mango avocado shrimp salsa is a fun take on faux ceviche.
Make this snack mix, but with red, white and blue M&Ms!
You have to try this chilled queso! It’s extra special.
Jarlsberg cheese dip is a huge family favorite.
I adore this peach bruschetta.
Spicy strawberry salsa forever.
Can’t pass up a plate of shishito peppers!
Everyone LOVES pimento cheese.
Hot lobster roll dip anyone?
You just can’t beat the melon mosaic salad with hot honey vinaigrette! It’s to die for.
Unless you make this triple melon salad with blue cheese.
Strawberry salad with feta and mint is divine.
These buttery lobster rolls are extra special.
My mom’s veggie pizza tastes like the 90s in the best way possible.
This is my favorite panzanella salad of all time.
This blueberry summer salad is always a hit.
So is my strawberry crunch salad!
And this triple berry chickpea crunch salad is super festive!
Grilled chicken caprese pasta salad can be a side or main dish.
Caesar pasta salad!! It’s the absolute best.
This grilled chicken pasta salad with gorgonzola vinaigrette is also great.
These are seriously the best veggie burgers of all time.
These simpler roasted corn and black bean burgers are amazing too.
And of course – smash burgers with house sauce! Need them.
Hot honey BBQ chicken nachos should be everywhere.
Peach panzanella is the prettiest.
You can make a super fancy hot dog bar.
Or these crazy flaming hot cheetos hot dogs.
Better yet, puff pastry hot dogs!
To go with this flaming hot cheetos grilled corn!
Potato salad with piccata vinaigrette. Incredible.
Lemon chicken pasta salad is so fantastic.
Make this crispy bacon pasta salad that everyone loves.
Everyone adores this crunchy broccoli slaw too.
Same with this strawberry balsamic pasta salad.
I also love this watermelon crunch salad.
And these are the BEST baked beans ever.
Green bean crunch salad is a HIT.
Mini red, white and blue hand pies for the win.
Sheet pan s’mores are an awesome indoor option.
And we love these firecracker confetti cupcakes!
Triple berry sheet cake for all the red, white and blues.
And this triple berry ice cream cake is everything.
Triple berry trifle too! With raspberry sauce.
Strawberry cobbler bars are the best.
Rosé aperol spritz is my favorite.
And you can’t beat watermelon frosé!
Margarita floats. Is there anything more perfect?
It’s always time for an orange crush.
And bubbly jam margaritas are so wonderful!
Frozen watermelon mojitos are super easy.
Hooray for frozen gin & tonics.
What’s on your list?!