(The Food Quack)
Kick off the start of summer with these beautiful reds, whites and blues Memorial Day Desserts! They’re all perfect for a barbecue — or any day you need something sweet — and you’ll be ready to celebrate with this roundup of all-American recipes. It includes patriotic treats like strawberry, white chocolate and blueberry cheesecake, berry pound cake and watermelon and blueberry fruit salad, as well as delicious pies, creative cookies, festive drinks and Moreover.
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Best Memorial Day Desserts
For the holiday weekend, berries and cream set the stage for some of our favorite Memorial Day desserts, giving them a red, white and blue twist that’s perfect for a backyard barbecue. Choose a few favorites from this range of patriotic treats or go ahead and whip them all up if you’re hosting a crowd.
These recipes also work for any kind of summer celebration you might have (or attend), from Memorial Day and July 4, all the way through Labor Day. Hit up the gallery to see the 27 best Memorial Day dessert recipes and don’t forget to pin them for later!
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