Run the Stars & Stripes up your flagpole and get out your checkered tablecloth. We the people declare it’s time for a red, white and blue cookout to celebrate America’s independence.
Our 4th of July picnic menu offers delicious choices that let you show the true colors of the USA.
We’ve got the reds…
Ripe red tomatoes and juicy fresh watermelon.
Crumbled blue cheese (it’s white and blue!), and grilled chicken breasts (tender white meat).
…and the blue…
Fresh blue potatoes, roasted with rosemary.
So before you light your sparklers or head to your neighborhood fireworks show, try our Independence Day recipes and enjoy a fantastic—and patriotic—picnic.
Star Spangled Recipes
Citrus Grilled Chicken Breasts
Fresh lemons and seasonings yield a succulent summer main dish.
Roasted Potatoes with Grilled Peppers & Onions
Lots of color and flavor here: blue potatoes, red and yellow bell peppers, and sweet red onions.
Green Beans with Mustard Sauce
Green beans with sex appeal? This sassy sauce makes it happen.
Sicilian Pasta Salad
All the colors of the Italian flag are here. Lots of great taste, too. This dish goes fast at family gatherings.
Watermelon and Blue Cheese
Here’s a combo you may not have tried before. You’ll be glad you did.
Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake
Rich and moist, the perfect finale for a summer holiday meal.