• Fri, Jul 2 2010

4th of July Desserts: Our 15 Favorite Red, White, and Blue Recipes on the Internet

Flag cakes, cobblers, and pies are 4th of July staples, whether you’re headed to a potluck, picnic, BBQ, or just watching the fireworks and fireflies in your own backyard. (For party-planning help, check out Eco-Friendly 4th of July: 10 Patriotic Party Supplies for Under $10.)Here are 15 recipes to sate your appetite for red, white, blue and sweet this Independence Day:

  1. 4th Flag Cupcakes from k bakes
  2. Cassata Cake from United Cakes of America: Cakes Representing Every State
  3. Berry Tart with Ginger Cream from Gourmet
  4. Berry Cheesecake Pie from Natalie’s Killer Cuisine
  5. Paula Deen’s Cream Cheese Pound Cake from RecipeGirl.com
  6. Strawberry Tart from Tuesdays with Dorie from Spatulas, Corkscrews, and Suitcases
  7. Ina Garten’s Flag Cake from The Food Network
  8. Fruit Tart Flag from The Food Network
  9. Red, White, and Blue Trifle from The Food Network
  10. Mixed Berry Shortcakes with Vanilla Whipped Cream from Bon Appetit
  11. White Balsamic Custard Tart with Fresh Berry Topping from Bon Appetit
  12. Strawberry-Blueberry Napoleons from Bon Appetit
  13. Brown Sugar Berry Cobbler from Gourmet.com
  14. Rhubarb, Blueberry & Cream Parfait from Farmer’s Market Desserts
  15. Red, White, and Blueberry Sour Cream Tart from Nutmeg Nanny

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  • tahera fathima

    i want nesw repipes

  • mmpd

    Thanks for this great list! I’m going to try the berry cheesecake pie even though the fourth is officially over–it looks too good to pass up. I also appreciate the links to all those good food sites!

  • anne j

    this is superb! love it.

  • K Bakes

    Thank you so much for including my 4th Flag Cupcakes in your list! I am truly honored! Happy baking! -K