4th of July is around the corner, and it’s time to start thinking about how you are going to celebrate!

Fireworks? Parade? Backyard BBQ?

Either way… the food is essential to any good holiday celebration.

We put together some of our favorite 4th of July recipes for you.

Take a look below and watch the videos to get started. Enjoy!

  • American Flag Caprese Salad

    This could be your next summer party staple. For holiday recipes, you of course have to get a little festive with it! Turn your caprese salad into an American flag with purple potatoes, tomatoes and fresh mozzarella. Serve it on a large wooden cutting board and you’re good to go.

  • Crab Cake Sliders

    These might take a little bit of time to make, but it’s very easy! They are down under a broiler so they can all be made at once. If you’re looking to feed a crowd, this will do it.

  • Spicy Coleslaw

    This is not only an easy recipe, but a quick one too, ready to go in just 5 minutes! Add a little spice to your classic coleslaw ingredients by tossing in some pickled jalapeno. This will take it to the next level!

  • Loaded Lobster Roll

    Another quick recipe, ready in just under 15 minutes! Some lobster meat along with some crumbled crispy bacon will make these loaded lobster rolls just as delicious as it sounds.

  • Funnel Cake