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The fourth of July is almost here! And with it comes lots of barbecues, potlucks, food, and friends! We've rounded up some of our most popular and barbecue friendly 4th of July recipes to help you generate some ideas of what you should serve or bring to your next barbecue!
You’ll be hailed as a “Grill Master” extraordinaire when you use this flavorful best hamburger marinade before popping your burgers on the grill. The smoky, sweet, yet slightly spicy and tangy taste of these burgers is sure to be a hit at your next barbecue and turn it into a gourmet experience!
This bleu cheese butter is creamy, savory, and completely delicious! It’s so easy and you’ll literally be slathering it on everything! We love it on top of our steaks, grilled veggies, and burgers!
Delicious Sides to Share
This is everyone's favorite pasta salad! It a delicious sweet and tangy lemon tarragon dressing that compliments the grapes, almonds, celery, and chicken for that perfectly balanced sweet and savory, crunchy and soft pasta salad.
Coleslaw is pretty much a BBQ staple, but trust me when I say that this apple cilantro lime coleslaw kicks every other coleslaw recipes’ butts! You’ve got your standard coleslaw base of cabbage and matchstick carrots, but then you add in fresh cilantro, diced sweet apple, sliced almonds, all tossed together with a creamy sweet and tangy honey lime dressing.
Our favorite twist on classic potato salad is this jalapeno potato salad! It is extra flavorful with a lime-mayo dressing, and a little kick from those spicy jalapenos!
I love that this broccoli salad never gets soggy, you can make it in advance and the salad doesn’t wilt like most green salads. And the salad gets better as it marinates in the dressing and other flavors! This salad is full of broccoli crowns, broccoli slaw, chopped sweet apple, dried cranberries, sunflower seeds, green onions, crispy bacon, cheddar cheese, and a lightened up creamy dressing
Try serving this refreshing Watermelon, Basil and Feta Salad. The combination is a contrast in flavors and textures and it’s just plain hard to beat!
Have you ever tried putting salt on your watermelon? Just a little bit of salt can really amp of the flavor of the watermelon! We've leveled up this old trick by creating some creating flavored salts! We think you'll love our lemon basil salt and lime mint salt on your watermelon this 4th of July!
Our Better-than-Swig are the best frosted sugar cookie bars! They're super soft and dense, with a hint of almond, and they're easy to make and share with a crowd!
This light and fresh trifle just screams summer time! It has layers of angel food cake, lemon mousse, and fresh strawberries! Add in some fresh blueberries to really get that red, white, and blue feel!
Ooey Gooey Rice Krispie Treats (made with marshmallow cream!)
These soft and gooey marshmallow cream rice krispie treats are a fan favorite! Made with marshmallow cream, vanilla, and extra mini marshmallows; they put every other rice krispie treat to shame!
This hot July weather demands some cool and refreshing drinks. This Strawberry Lemonade has the added bonus of a fresh basil simple syrup that makes this drink the best thing you'll have all summer.
The blend of lemon, orange and cherry is refreshing year ‘round. We love the fruity flavors and icy texture as well as the sparkle added by lemon-lime soda.