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Impress Without Stress: 15 Easy Patriotic Food Ideas

This year leave the last-minute veggie platters to the amateurs. From cake pops to a flag-inspired fruit platter that takes less than 20 minutes to make, we’ve come up with 15 simple patriotic creations that will make you look as if you spent hours slaving in the kitchen. Click through the gallery to discover which dish you want gracing your checkered table cloth on July 4.

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Make delicious but simple patriotic treats

From pretty popsicles to fruit pizza to red, white and blue kettle corn, our roundup of July 4th eats is sure to inspire some truly unique creations.

  1. Make delicious but simple patriotic treats
  2. Cake Pops
  3. July 4 Pancakes
  4. Flat Fruit Pizza
  5. Independence Punch
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Share the Fourth of July love in the comment section below and let us know what you’ll be whipping up in the kitchen (or, buying pre-made at the grocery store). Happy July Fourth everyone!

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