When you think of the 4th of July…fireworks, parades, barbecues, picnics, concerts and baseball games come to mind first…right? Of course, but we can’t forget the real reason why we are all here and what we are celebrating.
To get in the spirit we wanted to share our favorite 4th of July inspired recipes which include a Sangria, appetizer and dessert. For those of you lacking on time or dare we say creativity…these easy recipes will delight any party or crowd!
The Star of the Show…The Star Spangled Sangria!!!
All you need is
Half a pineapple- cut in to star shapes
Handful of strawberries, sliced
Handful of blueberries
2 squeezed lemons
2 bottles of dry, white wine
1 cup of Triple Sec
1/2 cup Blueberry Vodka
Mix and Enjoy!
Red, White & Blue Kebab Appetizers
Sweet Ending – Festive Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
This one is always a go to for any occasion. Simply microwave the chocolate in a microwave safe bowl for about a minute. Stir the chocolate to break up any lumps, dip the strawberries (wait 10 seconds) then dip into bowl of desired sprinkles.
Happy 4th of July!! Be safe, eat well and have fun!