With Fourth of July Weekend officially upon us, I wanted to share 25+ recipes you can make for the festivities. Everything from fun cocktails to easy side dishes! Check out the full list below.
My favorite is the Light & Refreshing Strawberry Daiquiri!
Happy 4th of July everyone!
Browned Butter Chocolate Candy Cookies
Browned butter cookies are an absolute game changer. If you haven’t experienced the unique caramel/toffee flavoring that comes from a browned butter cookie, you have to give these a try!
The easiest appetizer that’s savory and a little bit sweet. Made with 4 ingredients, it only takes 5 minutes to make this delicious appetizer that all your friends and family will be “popping” into their mouths! The perfect bite-sized snack that’s stuffed with mozzarella cheese and drizzled with a balsamic reduction.
No Bake S'mores Pudding Pie
Dairy-free, no-bake pudding pie! Calling all s’mores lovers - I’ve got a super simple recipe for you. This s’mores pudding pie is simplicity at its finest and packed with all the flavors you love from this bonfire classic food.
Spicy Black Bean Dip
This super simple and spicy black bean dip is the perfect snack to whip up for an afternoon of watching football or as an appetizer to make for your next gathering. Only a handful of ingredients and 5 minutes of your time required!
Triple Chocolate S’mores Cookies
Gimme gimme, gimme gimme s’moreeeee. In the words of Britney Spears, gimme s’more of those triple chocolate s’more cookies! These cookies are a heavenly combination of chocolate, graham crackers, and marshmallows that are pillowy, chewy, and oh so delicious!
Skinny Spicy Margaritas
This Skinny Spicy margarita is made with jalapeno pepper puree, ginger sparkling water, silver tequila, and lime juice. It’s refreshing with a bit of a kick for all the spicy drink lovers out there.
Cannoli Dip with Homemade Cinnamon & Sugar Pita Chips
Creamy and soft cheese with mini dark chocolate chips, this dip has all of the wonderful flavors of a classic Italian cannoli but made at home! Make this sweet treat for your next gathering - it’s the perfect party snack!
Oreo Crumble Cookies
These Oreo Crumble Cookies are loaded with crushed up oreo cookies and tons of chocolate chips for the perfect indulgent treat!
Herbed Yogurt Potato Salad
Greek yogurt, lemon juice, dill, and parsley forms the most delicious potato salad dressing that is not only healthy but creamy and oh so tasty!
Barbeque Shrimp Burgers
Shrimp, garlic, scallions, red peppers, and barbeque sauce combined into deliciously juicy burgers! Pescartarian-friendly, gluten-free, and dairy-free burgers for your next summer BBQ!
Fruity & Refreshing Red Sangria
Sweet red wine, a splash of seltzer, brandy, and the freshest fruits combine for a thirst quenching red sangria!
Mexican Elote Turkey Burgers
These Mexican Elote Turkey Burgers are perfect for grilling up in the summertime. Bursting with Mexican-inspired flavors that will leave your tastebuds howling for more!
Mediterranean Quinoa Salad
This Mediterranean Quinoa Salad is the perfect make-ahead dish. Enjoy on its own as your lunch, as a side dish at dinner, or bring along with you to a picnic gathering. Made with good-for-you ingredients and is vegetarian-friendly.
Red Cabbage Coleslaw
Crunchy, colorful, and bursting with flavor, this red cabbage coleslaw is the perfect make-ahead recipe for your next summer BBQ!
Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Pork tenderloin, sweet barbeque sauce, and a bottle of dark beer are the three key ingredients for a classic juicy pulled pork sandwich that will leave your mouth watering for more!
Gluten Free Peanut Butter Blondies
Blondies but with creamy peanut butter, dark chocolate chips, crushed peanuts and NO refined sugar! A peanut butter lovers dream all while being completely gluten-free.
Whipped Feta Dip with Air Fried Pita Chips
A creamy, zesty, and boldly flavorful whipped feta dip that is ready in just five minutes!
Edamame Hummus Dip
Creamy and smooth edamame hummus made from edamame beans and tahini that is delicious, gluten free, vegan, and nut free! Give this simple snack, appetizer, or spread recipe a try any day as it takes less than 10 minutes to make!
Baby Shrimp Salad
A tasty, cold shrimp salad to accompany your grilled chicken, burgers, or any main entree! Made with a homemade herbed greek yogurt dressing.
Strawberries & Cream Smoothie
A creamy and deliciously refreshing smoothie that feels like a breakfast treat!
Mixed Berry Frozen Yogurt Pie
A refreshing summer dessert that requires no baking and can be made ahead of time in just 10 minutes! Let this pie chill for a few hours and enjoy a cold summer treat full of delicious berry flavors.
The Ultimate Cheeseball
The most savory and delicious appetizer that takes less than 15 minutes to make. Two types of cheeses rolled together with some scallions or chives, dried cranberries, and chopped nuts. Make this for your next gathering, it’s always a HUGE crowd pleaser!
Light & Refreshing Strawberry Daiquiri
This strawberry daiquiri is made with real ingredients - no pre-made mixers - and a sugar-free simple syrup to give this usually overly-sugary cocktail a lightened up and refreshing feel!
Lemon Olive Oil Cake
A classic lemon olive oil cake that can be ready to eat in under an hour. The perfect summer dessert to accompany your vanilla ice cream and bowl of fresh fruit!
Whipped Goat Cheese & Beet Dip
The earthy flavors of roasted red beets paired with the tangy flavors of goat cheese and greek yogurt combine to make a delicious light and colorful whipped dip that’s perfect for snacking on with some chips!
Grilled Peach, Burrata and Prosciutto Pizza (Peach-za)
Grilled peach-za! See what I did there? We’re rolling out our dough and grilling it up alongside some fresh peaches, burrata and prosciutto for the ultimate summer time dinner!