The Fourth of July is the summer holiday known for fireworks, fun, and (most importantly) food! If you’re going to an American themed get-together, you might be tasked with hosting or preparing a dish. In a holiday known for grilling, sides and desserts are incredibly important! Let’s be honest, choosing what to make that will please a crowd is usually tough.
It’ll be hot enough outside, so don’t sweat over what to make. We have some ideas for you!
Here are 4 All American appetizer, side, and dessert recipes perfect for your Fourth of July festivities!
Bacon Wrapped Dates
Anything wrapped in bacon is good! Bacon wrapped dates are easy to make and a great balance of naturally sweet, salty, and savory.
We have two different options for you to try– one stuffed with goat cheese and the other stuffed with almonds. Both are delicious and completely a preference choice! You can even try both.
Bacon Wrapped Dates with Goat Cheese Recipe:
Bacon Wrapped Dates with Almonds Recipe:
White Bean Hummus Veggie Dip
This protein-rich white bean hummus is the perfect thing to have ready-made in the fridge. Pair with fresh cut seasonal veggies and crunchy pita chips for a delicious, munchy snack that’s kid-approved!
Chipotle Sweet Potato Wedges
These golden-brown sweet potato wedges make a versatile side dish or snack with only minutes of hands-on work. Each bite bursts with smoky and sweet flavors, perfect to pair with chipotle ranch dressing, sriracha mayonnaise sauce, or plain ranch dressing for dipping.
Salted Caramel Apple Pie in a Mason Jar Lid
Nothing is more american than some apple pie! Add the use of mason jars and it’s perfect. These little pies might just be the cutest (and tastiest) pies ever. The mason jar lids act a bit like a little spring-form pan. It is a delicious individual dessert idea!
We wish everyone a safe and happy Fourth of July! God Bless America
From Our Family To Yours