Fourth of July Recipes Sifted

Fourth of July!

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


Colorful Party Pasta Salad

By Megan Todd
This recipe is a family favorite that is requested for EVERY bonfire, birthday party, holiday get...

Steak Kabobs

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

Strawberry Salsa

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

Mom's Fruit Salad

By Becky Graves
This is my brother's favorite salad that Mom would make! You can use any combination...

Blueberry Strawberry Buckle

By billy haze
A refreshing dessert for those summer barbecues.

Fresh Fruit Pie

By Betsy Wolfe
Passed down over years, you can use almost any fruits for this pie. Tastes like you're...

Party Pasta Salad

By Tammy Raynes
Summertime cooking doesn't have to be hot and boring. This little salad is great any time...

The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

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

RED WHITE AND BLUE CHICKEN SALAD BY EDDIE

By Eddie Jordan
This chicken salad is great for lunch, dinner or a midnight snack. It's good anytime.
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