Five Faves: Easy Red, White and Blue Recipes

Here are our five fave quick and easy recipes for the 4th. Just click the links to take you to the recipe.

No Bake Blueberry Pie
Linda’s recipe for No Bake Blueberry Pie is delicious and you don’t have to heat up your kitchen with the oven.

Photo: Linda Hill

Watermelon Margaritas has a simple yet tempting take on a margarita that uses fresh watermelon.


Blue Cheese Dip’s Blue Cheese Dip is perfect with wings, veggies or chips.


Caprese Salad
When tomatoes are in season, there’s nothing better or simpler than slices of tomato and fresh mozzerella with a little olive oil and basil (and maybe a little balsamic). And if you can find some blue basil, you’ve got everything covered for the 4th! Check out’s recipe.


Ginger Lemonade
Lemonade with a little bite to it. So refreshing on a hot day! has a super simple recipe.