Published: June 26, 2020

Sparkler in front of American flag

The 4th of July is just around the corner, and that means it’s time to show off your stars and stripes. Here are 9 recipes to enjoy at home that will get you into the holiday spirit!


Start your day off right with these tasty red, white and blue breakfast recipes. 

Toast with jam, cream cheese, bananas and blueberriesStars and stripes toast

Take your toast to the next level with this quick and easy recipe. You can also make easy swaps to change the flavor. For instance, swap strawberry jelly for raspberry or swap blueberries for blackberries to add variety. 


Yogurt parfait layered with berries and granolaSummer berry parfait

Enjoy a high-protein breakfast by making this tasty parfait with Greek yogurt. Layer with your favorite red, white and blue fruits. We recommend a mix of bananas, strawberries, raspberries, blueberries and blackberries!


Egg omelet filled with tomatoes, onions and broccoliPatriotic omelet

Follow this simple recipe to make your own customizable omelet. Add 4th of July flare by using tomatoes, white onions and black beans as filling. Add additional toppings you enjoy!



Enjoy the weather or enjoy a gathering with your housemates to enjoy these recipes perfect for afternoon munching.

Blue corn chips and salsaRed, white and blue corn chips

Chips and dip are perfect for summer. Serve blue corn chips with your favorite salsa, cotija cheese, sour cream or plain Greek yogurt. 


Fruit kabobs with blueberries, pineapple and watermelon in star shapesStar-spangled fruit kabobs

Create a refreshing fruit kabob using your favorite red, white and blue fruits. Consider using watermelon, strawberries, pineapple, blackberries or other fruits you enjoy. Don’t have a star-shaped cookie cutter? Don’t worry—they’ll still be delicious and festive!


Deviled eggs dyed red, white and blue on a star shaped platterRed, white and blue deviled eggs

Enjoy a colorful spin on an old favorite! These festive deviled eggs may take a little bit of patience, but the result is well worth it.



End the day with these delicious treats that will satisfy any sweet tooth. 

Trifle layered with whipped cream, cake, and berriesAll American trifle

This layered trifle is a quick and easy recipe to enjoy after a long day in the sun. Swap the pound cake for prepared angel food cake for a less dense version. 


Small cup of berries and whipped creamRed, white and blue fruit cups

Fruit cups are a great alternative to sweets. Make your own whipped cream using this recipe or simply buy pre-made whipped cream/cool whip from the store!


A fruit pizza with bananas and berries in an American flag arrangementPatriotic dessert pizza

Calling all bakers! You are sure to impress everyone in your household with this flag-inspired dessert pizza. 


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