10 Last Minute 4th of July Recipes!

10 Flag Fruit Sticks! 

You will need: Skewers, Blueberries, Bananas and Strawberries (or red fruit of your choice). 

9 Captain America Cheesecake

If you have kids in the mix, this desert is not only perfect for your 4th of July festivities but will make you look like a superhero yourself. 

The prep is about 30 mins and take 2 hours to cook. If you have a few hours before everyone arrives or are looking for something original to serve... this is it! 

8 Banana Boats 

No need to cook here! These awesome banana boat s'mores are all you need! 

You will need: Firm Bananas, Chocolate chips (or other), Marshmallows and nuts (optional). Its very easy to make and place them on the grill before eating! Yum Yum

7 Patriotic Punch 

What better to serve than some "I'm proud to be American Punch!" This can be made with or without booze, but make sure you indicate clearly which does have booze so there is no mix up. 

You will need: Red CranApple Juice, White Sobe Pina Colada Flavored Drink, Blue G2 Gatorade, Ice, Cocktail Straws and a splash of rum or vodka! 

This drink takes 3 mins to do so it will be simple to refill! You can also add a flag as an extra! 

6 Star-shaped Pigs in a Blanket

5 Red White And Blue Strawberries

You will need: White chocolate, Strawberries and blue sprinkles.

4 Patriotic Oreo Pops

You will need: Oreos, white chocolate, blue and red sprinkles and skewers. 

3 Fruit Cocktails 

You will need: 2/3 cup ginger ale, 2/3 cup cranberry juice, 1/3 cup vodka (optional), Pineapple chunks, strawberries (or other red fruit), Blueberries. 

2 Homemade Hummus

Now you might think this is complicated, but hummus has never been so easy to make and great to add to your dip choices. It also takes less than 5 mins to make. Have your friends and family taste it and then let them know that you made it yourself! 

You will need: garbanzo beans (rinsed), olive oil, juice from 1 lemon, 1 clove of garlic and paprika. 

1 Red, White and Blue Cake balls

Yes, these will take a bit more time to make, but it is totally worth it. These patriotic cake balls will be a huge hit at any party. Too make it easier, if you have less time, buy some cake in a box and premade icing. Don't be afraid of get creative and add some sprinkles on there too! 

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