If you’re having a cookout or BBQ this Memorial Day or the 4th of July, be sure to have some yummy patriotic desserts for everyone. I’ve collected 20 patriotic dessert recipes that not only show off the red, white, and blue, but they’re absolutely delicious as well. People might end up having dessert first if they know you’ve got any of these patriotic treats around.

The Best 20 Patriotic Dessert Recipes

20 Patriotic Dessert Recipes Perfect for BBQs

After grilled burgers and hot dogs, nothing rounds out the meal better than a homemade baked good. There were so many mouthwatering recipes out there, it was really hard to stick to only 20.

There is something to please everyone on this list – cupcakes, pies, cheesecake, cookies, and even whoopie pies. 

Need supplies for the perfect summer party?
Don’t forget your patriotic supplies to help create any of these fantastic baked goods!

Wilton Stars and Stripes PanWilton Stars and Stripes PanWilton Star-Shaped Cake PanWilton Star-Shaped Cake PanWilton Set of 6 Nesting Star CuttersWilton Set of 6 Nesting Star Cutters12 Count Stars Cupcake Wrappers with Picks12 Count Stars Cupcake Wrappers with PicksWilton Star Silicone MoldWilton Star Silicone MoldPorcelain Round Cake StandPorcelain Round Cake StandWilton Nonstick 6-Cavity Donut PanWilton Nonstick 6-Cavity Donut Pan


Break out your star cookie cutters, red and blue food coloring, and get ready to bake your heart out! Don’t be surprised if your guests ask to bring some of these delicious patriotic dessert recipes home with them!

Chocolate Covered Kate – Patriotic Cookie Dough Balls


The Domestic Rebel – Pariotic Tye Dye Cupcakes


Confession of a Cookbook Queen – Bomb Pop Cupcakes


A Pumpkin and a Princess – Vanilla Bean Doughnuts with Red, White, and Blue Glaze


Crazy for Crust – Patriotic Cake Roll


The Girl Who Ate Everything – Flag Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream


Flour on My Face – Berrylicious Cupcakes in a Jar


Recipe Girl – Red, White, and Blue Cheesecake Cake

That’s What Che Said – Patriotic One Pan cake


This Silly Girl’s Kitchen – Patriotic Mixed Berry Pie


Two in the Kitchen – Patriotic Sugar Cookie Bars


Simply Gloria – July 4th Sprinkle Cookies


Delightfule Made – Stars and Stripes Sugar Cookie Bars


Farmgirl Gourmet – Red, White, and Blue Meringues


Spend with Pennies – Red, White, and Blue Poke Cake


Confession of a Cookbook Queen – Red, White, and Blue Whoopee Pies


Life, Love, and Sugar – Red Velvet Blondie Cheesecake


A Farm Girl’s Dabbles – Pariotic Ice Cream Sandwiches with Homemade Red Velvet Shortbread Cookie Stars


Yummy Healthy Easy – Easy Red, White, and Blue Cake


Beauty and Beard – Patriotic Tye Dye Cake

What baked goods are you sure to have for dessert at your BBQs? 


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