Classic desserts are classic for a reason. While we would never scorn tradition (or a cherry pie), it’s fun to test out creative updates on tried-and-true dishes. Looking for something a little more daring that preserves the flavors we love? Try these ten dishes to give your Fourth of July dessert table a chic makeover.
Instead of: Yellow Sheet Cake
Try: Yellow Blueberry & Strawberry Layer Cake
A naked cake feels more rustic and a smidge more elegant than your standard sheet cake, and this version
from The Cookery Wife is even decked out in patriotic colors making it perfect for your festive get-together.