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15+ Patriotic Desserts To Serve Up This Summer

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Patriotic desserts will dress up any dessert table in a hurry! Red, white, and blue colored desserts will win over your guests, family, and friends. Here are some of my favorite easy patriotic desserts you will want to add to your list to make this summer!

patriotic desserts roundup

If you plan to host a 4th of July cookout or Memorial Day gathering these colorful desserts might be just what you are looking for.

Here are some side dishes to pair with your desserts

The Best Patriotic Desserts fruit skewers that are red white and blue themed

Super Easy Patriotic Fruit Kabobsare going to be a breeze. No cooking, minimal prep and just a little time before you have stunning kabobs ready to serve your guests with.

4th of July layered cake with a cheesecake layer in the center. This dessert is loaded with sweetness in each bite.

Layered Jell-O Desserts is affordable to make, and offers layers of color and flavor. This is a great 4th of July dessert for kids to devour to cool down after playing.

White poke cake with chocolate ganache and fresh berries on top. A simple but decadent dessert recipe.
patriotic ice cream sandwiches on table

Red White and Blue Ice Cream Sandwiches are a sweet cool treat that I am hands down making this summer. We love the colors and of course who can resist ice cream.
Red White and Blue Bites Recipe will win over anyone. Diced Jello in a phyllo cup and topped with a dollop of whipped topping. Serve and enjoy this make-ahead dessert.

Patriotic Popcorn Recipe is another great one to consider. If you love popcorn to give it a dressed up look with this sweet and colorful recipe. This is one of the easiest Memorial Day desserts to make.

4th Of July Desserts

fruit pizza

Strawberry Pizza Recipe with Sugar Cookie Crust is a classic fruit pizza with a red, white, and blue theme to make it a patriotic recipe. Slice and serve all your friends and family.

Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Berry Tart is a great option if you know someone who has a dietary restriction. Give this tart recipe a try!

Instant Pot 4th of July Cheesecake with a sour cream topping and fresh berries on top. This dessert will win anyone over.

Memorial Day Desserts4th of july salad in bowls on table

Red White and Blue Fruit Salad Recipeis a lightened up dessert that will be refreshing and tasty. Colorful fruit, crispy texture, and hydrating flavors. Give this fruit salad a try today.

Easy and Tasty Treats for Fourth of July are a no-bake dessert that you can make for a last minute dessert to feed family or guests.

Red, White And Blue Ice Pops Recipe will cool you down on a hot summer day. Nothing beats a homemade ice pop recipe, and the red, white and blue will be a perfect fit. I have made these and served them up for a mid-day treat.

4th of july sailboat cupcakes on table displayed

Patriotic Sailboat Cupcakes are absolutely darling! A dressed up cupcake with a topper that you print and make that really throws these cupcakes over the top.

Firework Bundt Cake Recipe is a pretty dessert. As you slice into the bundt cake you see colors hidden inside. This cake would be great for making for parties, cookouts or a treat for after dinner.

Red, White, & Blue Cupcake Cones are a favorite in our home. You bake the cupcake in a sugar cone, and it gives that crunch on the outside with a tender and moist cake in the center.

red white and blue trifle on table with silverware by it

Make a Red White and Blue Trifle is absolutely gorgeous! I think this light and sweet dessert is stunning for serving up at parties. The layers of red white and blue just pop in a glass container.

4th of July Snack Mix Recipe can be a fun snack to make and enjoy for movie night, create single serve bags for easy snacking at parties and more.

When To Serve Patriotic Desserts

  • Picnics
  • Cookouts
  • 4th of July
  • Memorial Day
  • After School Snack
  • Weeknight Dessert
  • Or any other occasion

4th Of July dessertsWhich one of these patriotic desserts do you want to try the most?

Amy Smith

Monday 20th of May 2019

The gluten free dairy free tart recipe! Whenever my family gets together, I have to make sure I have some gluten free recipes on hand. My brother, sister, and nephew all have gluten intolerance and or celiacs. Thanks for sharing!