Fourth of July Recipes

Fourth of July!

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


Michigan Hot Dog Sauce

By Jen Smallwood
My Mother's recipe for a spicy, tangy sauce for hot dogs, french fries or hamburgers...

Fresh Fruit Pie

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

BlueBerry Strawberry 4th of July

By SK H
I love both blueberries and strawberries so this just could not get any better for me...

Hot Dogs With Onion and Tomato Relish

By Catherine Cappiello Pappas
A great way to jazz up a summer classic!

Burger Brothers Burger Blend

By alan shulver
Every diner in America is only as good as its burger. In the case of Burger...

You Saucey Little Dog Sauce (hot dog sauce)

By Dee Tourville
This is a spicy sauce I created...not for the little ones or faint of heart.

Party Pasta Salad

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

Frozen Custard

By Rose O'Connell
This is my late mother-in-law's custard recipe which she froze into ice cream. As a...

Patriotic Gelatin Fruit Salad

By Fredda Rosenbaum
The combination of cherry pie filling and strawberry gelatin came about by accident. I began...

Simple Ranch Potato Salad

By sherry monfils
A simple to make ranch flavored salad for when you want to make potato salad without...

The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

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

Kicked-up All-American Cheeseburger

By George Levinthal
Why not take the great taste of an All-American cheeseburger and combine it with the great...

East, West & South Applewood Smoked Pork Chops

By Marion Dyess
Once I'm done with the sauce - I let it cool and purée it in a...

P-nut Butter Choc Chip Dessert

By Janna Hogan
I was in a Bunco club and we went to each other's homes. This recipe...

Wiggins Hot Dog Chili

By Dave T.
This is my version of the famous Wiggins Drive Inn hot dog chili, from Huntington WV....

Strawberry Lemon Pie

By Judy Kaye
We love strawberry lemonade at our house in the summer. But lately, I have been...

Super Easy Grilled Chicken Teriyaki

By Kathy D
This makes for a quick and flavorful meal. Just marinate the chicken earlier in the day...

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.

Wicked Hot Chocolate Ice Cream

By Daniel Rinaldi
You can buy the bittersweet chocolate that I use online at mrchocolate.com. There are also ...

Bruschetta Pasta Salad

By Mikekey *
The flavors of bruschetta in a salad. Great for picnics or potlucks.
10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite


A summer BBQ menu isn’t complete without a side of baked beans. They’re delicious with a juicy burger or a nicely grilled hot dog. It’s a classic side dish that can be prepared sweeter (think apples and brown sugar) or savory (hello bacon!). All these recipes start with canned beans which makes prep a breeze. […]

12 Really Simple Eggplant Recipes

12 Really Simple Eggplant Recipes


Eggplant is very underrated. If eaten raw, it’s bitter. But once it’s baked or fried, eggplant has a mild taste with a creamy texture. It’s the perfect base for a recipe because it takes on the flavor of other ingredients. A great option for a vegetarian dinner, eggplant can be used in many different ways. […]

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