Red, white, and blue is pretty much synonymous with the 4th of July. And whether you’re planning to celebrate with a casual get-together or full blown backyard BBQ, you’ll want to give these colors a starring role—in everything from tabletop decor
to aptly hued desserts
If you ask us, patriotic treats are the perfect way to show off your USA pride. Kitschy confections, like homemade drumsticks and fudgsicles, feel homey and nostalgic—while marbled doughnuts and elegant fruit tarts
are decidedly more modern. Consider mixing up your 4th of July menu
with a desertscape of classic and contemporary creations. Whichever direction you choose, just be sure to whip up extra—because with sweets this stellar, your guests are sure to go in for seconds.
Here are 17 festive treats, guaranteed to dazzle your guests this Independence Day.