Independence Day Desserts
July is almost here, believe it or not, and the Liv North Scottsdale Blog is featuring several of our favorite 4th of July recipes, in this post. There’s nothing better than a delicious dessert after a day out in the sun. The 4th of July is one of our favorite summer holidays, and we have plenty of snacks for you to make for celebrating the holiday right here in North Scottsdale, AZ.
Make your favorite brownie recipe for these American flag brownies. Decorate your brownies with powdered sugar, fresh blueberries from your local farmers’ market, and red decorator gel. Each brownie will look like a mini American flag once you’re done!
Use brownie mix (or your favorite brownie recipe), cream cheese, sugar, vanilla extract, fresh blueberries, and sliced strawberries to make this American-themed treat. Serve up this delicious recipe with a fresh glass of lemonade on the 4th of July.
Watching a movie on the 4th of July? Try out this patriotic popcorn for your Independence Day movie marathon (actually, Independence Day might be a great movie to watch on Independence Day). Toss together popcorn, butter, mini marshmallows, and M&M’s to make this sweet treat.
Blueberries are an awesome way to celebrate the summer. Use blueberries, flour, cornstarch, sugar, and lemon zest to make the pie filling. You can make your own pie crust or use store-bought crust to finish these mini pies off. Click the link to learn more.
Use your own donut recipe or buy powdered donuts at your favorite bakery here in North Scottsdale, AZ to make this sweet snack. Red candy melts and blue sprinkles make for a deliciously decorated summer treat.
Do you have any Fourth of July recipes that you love to make in your apartment? Leave us a recipe in the comments. Thanks for reading our post!