Fun Food & Drinks for Your Family's Fourth

Published 07/03 2014 02:33PM

Updated 07/03 2014 05:12PM

 Star Fruit Tray

- Red Watermelon
- Orange Watermelon
- Pint of Blueberries
- Pint of Strawberries
- Cookie cutters (I chose stars in three different sizes)

1.  Wash Blueberries and set aside
2.  Wash and slice strawberries and set aside
3.  Slice watermelon in one-inch slices
4.  Use cookie cutters to cut shapes into the watermelon slices
5.  Arrange on a platter and serve

Patriotic Kabobs

- Strawberries
- Blueberries
- Angel Food Cake
- Watermelon
- Skewers
- Star Cookie Cutter

1.  Wash fruit and slice green leaves off the strawberries
2.  Slice watermelon in one-inch slices and use cookie cutter to cut star shapes
3.  Cut angel food cake into one-inch small squares
4.  Slide fruit onto skewers.  Chill until ready to serve

Patriotic Ice Cream Sodas


- Vanilla Ice Cream
- Red and Blue Soda
- Whipped Cream
- Cherries

1.  Place two scoops of ice cream in cups.
2.  Fill with desired soda and top with whip cream and cherry
3.  Serve immediately

Patriotic Fruit Drink

- Sobe Pina Colada Drink
- Cran-Apple Ocean Spray Drink
- Blue G2 drink

1.  Slowly pour the Cran-Apple drink in glass to fill 1/3 of the glass
2.  Slowly pour the Sobe Pina Colada drink into glass to fill 1/3 of the glass
3.  Slowly pour the G2 to fill the last remaining third of the glass
Note:  You can use other drinks.  Just make sure that they have different sugar content and put the drink with the most sugar on the bottom of the glass. 

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