We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use the site we assume you consent to our Cookie Policy
x

journals

4th of July Treats Worth Trying

Whether you celebrate 4th of July or not, these recipe are the perfect additions to any summer get together!

journals

4th of July Treats Worth Trying

Whether you celebrate 4th of July or not, these recipe are the perfect additions to any summer get together!

4th of July Treats Worth Trying | DonalSkehan.com, Whether you celebrate 4th of July or not, these recipe are the perfect additions to any summer get together!
Friday, July 1, 2016
Donal Profile Images Summer 2014_1

With this year’s 4th of July celebrations just around the corner, I am very excited that for the first time, I will be celebrating in the US. Whether you plan to take part in the festivities or just fancy some comfort food, this round up of recipes is not to be missed!

With this year’s 4th of July celebrations just around the corner, I am very excited that for the first time, I will be celebrating in the US. Whether you plan to take part in the festivities or just fancy some comfort food, this round up of recipes is not to be missed!

When I think of American food, I think of fluffy pancakes, hotdogs, burgers, nachos and giant milkshakes. When I think of 4th of July food, it’s even more decadence with ice-cream, smores and any other US treats you can imagine thrown in for good measure. What do you and your family eat on the 4th? Am I heading in the right direction? I’ve shared some of my American inspired recipes below so I hope you enjoy them! Happy 4th of July to all my US friends and family. Have a good one!

FEAST Final Meal_49

When I think of American food, I think of fluffy pancakes, hotdogs, burgers, nachos and giant milkshakes. When I think of 4th of July food, it’s even more decadence with ice-cream, smores and any other US treats you can imagine thrown in for good measure. What do you and your family eat on the 4th? Am I heading in the right direction? I’ve shared some of my American inspired recipes below so I hope you enjoy them! Happy 4th of July to all my US friends and family. Have a good one!

Ultimate Nachos-1 copy

1. Loaded Nachos

Because a party isn’t a party with nachos and this is when snacking gets serious! A staple of American game day snacks, these nachos are super easy to prepare and are perfect for a crowd.

Get the recipe here.

1. Loaded Nachos

Because a party isn’t a party with nachos and this is when snacking gets serious! A staple of American game day snacks, these nachos are super easy to prepare and are perfect for a crowd.

Get the recipe here.

2. Kimchi Kogi Dogs

Stay with me- yes this is a recipe for a hot dog but before you walk away, I promise it’s one with a difference. A staple of the Kogi BBQ truck, it has a certain dirty sophistication.

Get the recipe here.

Kogi Dog-3 copy

2. Kimchi Kogi Dogs

Stay with me- yes this is a recipe for a hot dog but before you walk away, I promise it’s one with a difference. A staple of the Kogi BBQ truck, it has a certain dirty sophistication.

Get the recipe here.

FoodWineSouthernCooking_101

3. Deep South Pulled Pork

These pulled pork sandwiches are wonderful for outdoor eating. Slow cooked, spectacularly tender meat which slapped between a soft floury bap with buttermilk coleslaw is truly a thing of beauty.

Get the recipe here.

3. Deep South Pulled Pork

These pulled pork sandwiches are wonderful for outdoor eating. Slow cooked, spectacularly tender meat which slapped between a soft floury bap with buttermilk coleslaw is truly a thing of beauty.

Get the recipe here.

4. Beef Sliders

If you haven’t heard of sliders before, they are an American invention and are basically mini burgers. They are perfect for party nibbles and this particular recipe has sweet caramelised onion and salty blue cheese served alongside.

Get the recipe here.

Beef Sliders_4

4. Beef Sliders

If you haven’t heard of sliders before, they are an American invention and are basically mini burgers. They are perfect for party nibbles and this particular recipe has sweet caramelised onion and salty blue cheese served alongside.

Get the recipe here.

BBQ Ribs-2 copy

5. Sticky BBQ Ribs

I don’t know about you but my absolute favourite thing about summer barbecues is the ribs! Sweet and sticky tender meat, slow roasted and then finished off over hot coals is my idea of heaven!

Get the recipe here.

5. Sticky BBQ Ribs

I don’t know about you but my absolute favourite thing about summer barbecues is the ribs! Sweet and sticky tender meat, slow roasted and then finished off over hot coals is my idea of heaven!

Get the recipe here.

6. Sriracha Chicken Wings

I love Sriracha sauce and what better way to eat it, then smothered on tasty chicken wings! This glaze is sweet and spicy in all the right ways and will have your guests licking their fingers and asking for more!

Get the recipe here.

Siracha Baked Chicken Wings

6. Sriracha Chicken Wings

I love Sriracha sauce and what better way to eat it, then smothered on tasty chicken wings! This glaze is sweet and spicy in all the right ways and will have your guests licking their fingers and asking for more!

Get the recipe here.

American Pie-1 copy

7. 4th of July American Pie

You’ll be saying bye bye to this American pie because it doesn’t hang around long! A sweet biscuit base filled with a creamy, lemony filling and topped with your favourite summer berries assembled in the American flag formation. This is the perfect centrepiece for your celebrations.

Get the recipe here.

7. 4th of July American Pie

You’ll be saying bye bye to this American pie because it doesn’t hang around long! A sweet biscuit base filled with a creamy, lemony filling and topped with your favourite summer berries assembled in the American flag formation. This is the perfect centrepiece for your celebrations.

Get the recipe here.

You might be interested in...

journal

6 Italian Recipes You Can’t Live Without…

6 Italian Recipes You Can’t Live Without…
journal

6 Sensational Summer Salads

6 Sensational Summer Salads
journal

5 Things To Eat In Sweden!

5 Things To Eat In Sweden!
journal

6 Brilliant Breakfast Treats

6 Brilliant Breakfast Treats