4th of July - US Independence Day
In the U.S., July 4th celebrates our independence. Honor the flag with red, white, and blue desserts or make some picnic-friendly foods like firecracker burgers or 4th of July hot potato salad. What better way to celebrate than by planning a 4th of July cookout, picnic, or party. Here are some great menu ideas that are sure to fit the bill no matter what kind of celebration you are having.
4th Of July Hot Dog Sauce Ingredients: ketchup or chili sauce, tomato sauce, oil, ground beef, green bell pepper, onion, lemon juice or vinegar, paprika, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce stovetop Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 324 calories, 27g fat, 8g carbs, 14g protein. Recipe is: Low in carbs.
All-American Hamburgers Ingredients: Worcestershire sauce, prepared mustard, ketchup, black pepper, salt, bread crumbs, egg, onion, ground beef, butter or margarine stovetop 4th Of July Baked Beans Ingredients: hot sauce, Worcestershire sauce, brown sugar, honey, ketchup, green bell pepper, onion, ham, pork and beans stovetop Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 113 calories, 3g fat, 20g carbs, 4g protein.
All American Buffalo Wings Ingredients: brown sugar, soy sauce, cayenne pepper, hot pepper sauce, butter, chicken wings, garlic oven Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per piece: 169 calories, 12g fat, 6g carbs, 9g protein. Recipe is: Low in carbs.
Patriotic Dump Cake Ingredients: white cake mix, fresh blueberries, cherry pie filling, butter, nuts oven Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 348 calories, 20g fat, 40g carbs, 3g protein.
Firecrackers Ingredients: red licorice twists, candy coated milk chocolate pieces, vanilla frosting, cake mix, butter or solid shortening, juice cans oven Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 881 calories, 38g fat, 130g carbs, 7g protein.
4th Of July Red, White, And Blue Pizza Ingredients: pizza crusts, brandy, sugar, sugar, blueberries, strawberries, whipped topping oven Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 504 calories, 12g fat, 85g carbs, 11g protein.
4th of July Marinated Vegetable Salad Ingredients: pimento, shoe peg whole kernel corn, English peas, French style green beans, sugar, water, black pepper, salt, vegetable oil, vinegar stovetop Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 264 calories, 14g fat, 33g carbs, 5g protein.
Red, White and Blue Trifle Dessert Ingredients: whipped cream topping, sugar, fresh strawberries (sliced), raspberries & blueberries, vanilla custard or pudding mix, angel food cake mix, fresh fruit, sherry or other liqueur oven 4th Of July Spicy Onion Burgers Ingredients: lettuce, hamburger buns, dry onion soup mix, picante sauce or salsa, ground beef, tomato, avocado outdoor grill, indoor grill Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 448 calories, 26g fat, 26g carbs, 25g protein.
4th Of July Bean Casserole Ingredients: lima beans, pinto beans, butter beans, baked beans, onions, bacon, vinegar, garlic salt, salt oven, stovetop Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 592 calories, 4g fat, 110g carbs, 34g protein.
Rocket Pops Ingredients: water, (4-serving size) Jell-O Brand Gelatin, any red flavor, sugar, water, ice cubes, paper or plastic cups, (4-serving size) Jell-O Brand Berry Blue Flavor Gelatin, tub (8 oz.) Cool Whip Whipped Topping, thawed, wooden pop sticks American Flag Cookies Ingredients: baking powder, sugar, flour, vanilla extract, egg white, margarine, red food coloring, blue food coloring oven 4th Of July Fiesta Salad Ingredients: red bell pepper, black beans, corn, garlic, cayenne, salt and pepper, chili powder, cumin, red wine vinegar, olive oil Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 593 calories, 13g fat, 102g carbs, 27g protein.
4th of July Red, White and Blue Bomb Ingredients: blue curacao, grenadine, ice, pina colada mix, rum, Maraschino cherry, Orange slice Show Dish Data™ ▼
Nutrition per serving: 267 calories, 1g fat, 45g carbs, 0g protein. Recipe is: Low in fat. Low in sodium.
Rockets Red Glare Wings Ingredients: chicken wings, hot sauce, soy sauce, olive or vegetable oil, butter, honey, jalapeno peppers, hot mustard outdoor grill, stovetop