25 Recipes for 4th of July

I am not a big fan of Mondays but this week is different; it's a short week and I am off to Austin for 4th of July festivities! What are you guys up to this weekend? I hope there is going to be lots of food and relaxation involved with your holiday. I enjoyed my last recipe roundup for Valentine's Day so thought I'd do it again. I have gathered 25 Recipes for 4th of July to cover your breakfast, main course, sides, appetizers, and dessert needs. Enjoy. 

Breakfast

Blackberry Almond Chia Pudding - Throw in raspberries for some patriotic color or go with Berry Patriotic Cherry Seed Pudding.

Quick 4th of July toast - it involves cream cheese, jelly, and berries.

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American-Flag-Donuts-7

Nothing screams more patriotic than American Flag Donuts

How about pizza for breakfast? PS. its gluten-free.

Appetizer

7 Layer Flag Dip is all I want.

Make a beautiful vegetable tray with veggies, cheese, and your favorite dip.

Can't go wrong with red, white, and blue deviled eggs. or make the spicy avocado version.

For your sweet tooth, I got you covered with Oreo pops, pretzels, and rice crispies.

Whipped cottage cheese with berries crostini

Mains

Throw easy chicken kebabs on the grill

Spicy Quinoa and Black Bean Burgers

BBQ Chicken

Tortellini Kabobs - does not even need a grill

4th of July Fire cracker dogs

Sides

No cook-out is complete without  red, white, and blue potato salad (recipe & photos by Kimberley Hasselbrink). Here's a Nepali version if you are interested.

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low-fat-berry-trifle

Cool off with jello pudding pops

How cute are these brownies + fruit kebabs

If you have patience, time, and skills - make panna cotta and raspberry parfait