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15 Fourth of July Desserts You Have To Try

Fourth of July is almost here and you know what that means....It's time to make red,white, and blue colored desserts. We love any excuse to have desserts, especially themed desserts. Fourth of July just isn't Independence day without American colored icebox cakes and cupcakes, right?!.

Fourth of July is one of the Labels and Lacquer girls favorite holidays. It's so much fun! This holiday is the epitome of summer. We usually spend it sitting on the beach or having a BBQ poolside. We usually end the night by heading to the beach and watching fireworks. Our favorite part is getting the desserts ready to bring to whatever festivity we are attending. Bikinis and American themed sweets, these are a few of our favorite things!

I've had so much fun making this dessert round-up, enjoy baking! Celebrate the U.S.A in style with these desserts!

1. Berry Trifle

Image & Recipe via: Skinny Taste

This is a healthier option, you can't go wrong with berries and cream!

2. Firecracker Cake

Image and Recipe via: Cooking With Sugar

All the colors in a cake and then the frosting looks like fireworks, how perfect?

3. 4th Of July Milkshake

Image & Recipe via: Pint Sized Baker

This is perfect when you're mobile, you can take it with you anywhere!

4. Red, White, & Blue Cheesecake

Photo & Recipe via: Recipe Girl

We are DEFINITELY making this! Red, white, and blue, Uncle Sam would be proud.

5. Strawberry & Blueberry Cheesecake Icebox Cake

Photo & Recipe via: Life, Love, And Sugar

Yum this looks so good. All the flavors will mix so well with it being refrigerator over night!

6. 4th Of July Cookies

Photo & Recipe via: Simply Gloria

This is when you want to make a quick and easy dessert but still be patriotic.

7. Chocolate Chip America Cookie Sandwich

Recipe & Image: Yankee Magazine

Because nothing seems more American than good ol' chocolate chip cookies.

8. Firecracker Rice Krispie

Recipe & Photo via: Two Sisters Crafting

I'm sure you already have some rice krispies in your pantry. Add food coloring and you have a party on your hands!


9. Patriotic Cake In Jar

Photo & Recipe via: The Exhausted Mom

How cute?! I think you could even eat this on a pool float in the pool!

10. Apple Pie In A Jar

Image & Recipe via: Glorious Treats

It doesn't get more American than apple pie!

11. American Flag Pie

Image and Recipe via: An Extraordinary Day

More Pie!!!

12. 4th of July Doughnuts

Image & Recipe via: The First Year Blog

Donuts are perfect anytime of year, now there are all festive! Happy 4th!

13. Red, White, & Blue Dipped Oreos

Image & Recipe via: The Pink Flour

This would be soooo good! You had us at oreos!

14. Ice-Cream Sandwiches

Image & Recipe via: Hoosier Homemade

Ice-cream sandwiches are better with red, white, and blue frosting in between.

15. Red, White, & Blue Cake Batter Dip

Image & Recipe via: Sugar and Soul

Any 4th of July party isn't complete without blueberries and strawberries. Those blueberries and strawberries will be dipped in this cake batter dip!

Now go get to baking! With these desserts you'll have the best 4th of July yet!

--Labels and Lacquer girls

Images: Wix (1); Courtesy Blogs (15)

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