Blue Ribbon Fourth Of July Recipes

Fourth of July!

Enjoy these fun and festive recipes perfect for your Fourth of July cookouts!


The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

By Megan Haskins
I found this recipe in a 1950s reminisce magazine. I tweaked it by adding orange marmalade,...

Fourth Of July Cheesecake

By Faye Patterson
I make this EVERY year on the Fourth of July. My family looks forward to it...

All-American Chocolate Chip Cookies

By ANN MORELL
I've been meaning to post these! My 4th of July fave.

American Angel Food Parfait

By Christi Capps
This is the perfect dessert for that Labor Day or July 4th picnic! It's also a...

Cream Cheese Tarts

By montra crabtree
these are so easy and they look and taste like you worked hard!

Hot Dog Onions

By Lillian Russo
I tried many different hot dog onion recipes. I mixed and matched them until I got...

Coney Island Sauce

By Kyra Brier
This is a topping for hot dogs and burgers. This message as made by my grandma....

Big Blue Burgers

By Jamallah Bergman
I love blue cheese to death and for them to put it on a burger is...

Grilled Sesame Flank Steak

By Scott Anderson
Flank steak is a delicious cut of beef and is often stuffed or rolled, yet I’m...

Deli Mac Salad

By Helene Mulvihill
This is a family recipe from my husband's family. They owned a deli in NJ many...

Cheddar Burger Appetizers

By Jennifer Bass
I love to eat bite-sized food and often make what I call "snack-attizers" with a side...

Steak Kabobs

By Aurora McBee
This is a summer favorite of mine. I also frequently make these while we're camping.

Strawberry Jasmine Sun Tea

By Monica H
Store tea in the fridge when not in use; after two days discard the leftovers. ...

Summer Fruit Salad

By Cynthia Lancaster
Our summer family gatherings are never complete without this easy to prepare, absolutely wonderful treat.

Norma's Hot Dog & Hamburger Relish

By Norma DeRemer
I started making this back when I first got married. Times were hard and money was...

Roasted Strawberry Tart

By cassie thornburg
Lee and I went to the Farmer's Market last weekend and bought a bunch of fresh...

"Dirty" Mac Salad

By Carol Davis
This recipe was inspired by a dirty martini. I went searching for a mac salad recipe...

Strawberry Salsa

By Martha Ray Deen
This was part of an entry I submitted for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival recipe contest....

Spicy Apple Baked Beans

By Cindy Ferguson
One of my three teenage sons loves all things apple. He's not a big bean fan...

Mustard Potato Salad

By Beverly Dunlap
A good old family standby. This is a must-have for any family get together. We are...

Pulled Pork & Crispy Onion Ciabatta Sandwiches

By Robynne Glenn
Slow cooked BBQ pulled pork on a lightly toasted ciabatta roll with crispy onions will be...

White Chocolate Strawberry Cookies

By karen axel-knispel
These are so good - a nice soft cookie. I made these with a friend the...

Mango Tango Sauce

By nellie rickey
Started this by trying to duplicate a sauce my friend makes at his restaurant. I love...

Ranch Pasta Salad

By Dawn Whitted
This is one of my most requested pasta salads at my house. There are few ingredients...
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