Go big: Mix in blueberries for some star-spangled spirit.
This patriotic "pie" is delicious any way you slice it.
OK, so these are more like red, yellow, and blue — but we're still on board.
What you'll need: mini tart pans ($14, )
It's a summer dream come true: You don't even have to turn on your oven to make this gorgeous cake.
Combine all of your favorite sweets — sprinkles, candy melts, and M&M's — into one festive treat.
Triple the layers, triple the fun.
It's finally time to give rhubarb it's time to shine — and this is the best place to start.
Who knew that graham crackers, pudding, and whipped creamcould become a party hit? We did.
Okay, it's time to really lean into the patriotic theme. First up: Cherry and chocolate truffles.
What you'll need: food processor ($37, )
Throw some strawberries on top for the full Fourth effect.
Literally all you need is Gatorade.
What you'll need: ice pop maker ($10, )
Chocolate on the outside. Red, white, and blue on the inside.
Donut holes on a stick make us proud to be American.
What you'll need: bamboo skewers ($5, )
For the ambitious American...
When you're really pressed for time, these fancy ice cream sandwiches will save the day.
If you need another excuse to put your grill to use...
Part dessert, part booze. This one's for the grown ups.
The honorary fruit of the season tastes even better atop a creamy tart.
We pledge allegiance to brown butter forever and ever.
No melty mess here. These cones are filled with cake and topped with frosting.
Cookie cakes are nice ... but brownie cakes? YES.
These no-bake fruit parfaits are made for party guests on the hunt for lighter fare.
These festive cookies utilize crushed hard candy pieces to make colored-glass like cutouts.
Fresh-picked fruit is showcased in this delicious summer dessert.