Forth of July Recipes for the picnic time

Forth of July Recipes

As a rule, we know that the forth of July is not all about the fireworks. It’s about an American way of life, the way we live everyday. But, you are not here for a history lesson. So, let’s get down to what you are here for, the food. There are many recipes people cook during the forth of July. With that in mind, we are just here to share a few recipes you may like. On the other hand, these are your basic forth of July recipes. In any case, let’s get started.

Your basic forth of July recipes:


Hot Dog

Potato salad

Corn on the cob

Baked beans

And Chocolate dirt pudding

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For most part, all measurements for the Forth of July recipes are in RED. To see the measurements hover or touch to reveal.
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Forth of July hamburger with lettuce, tomato, and cheese.
The forth of July favorite!

The forth of july meal:

Above all, there is millions of different ways to make a hamburger. However, this is only one way to make a burger.

The hamburgers:

½ pound All-natural ground beef

3 or more cloves of garlic (depends on how much you like garlic)

salt and pepper

1/2 teaspoon cajun

1 big slice of tomato

3 slices of your favorite cheese

1 thin to medium slice of onion (not pictured)

2 big leaves of lettuce

1 of your favorite type of buns

First, you are going to take your ½ pound Hamburger
3 clove Garlic
½ tsp. cajun
hamburger, add garlic and cajun to it.
Then, next is adding the Salt and Pepper to tastesalt and pepper to taste. So then, mix up ingredients and shape into hamburger.

Then, toss on the grill and cook to your heat (rare to well done) making sure the temperature of the hamburger is 165°. In addition, use thermometer to check temperature.

Next, when you have your burger cooked to the right heat add the 3 slices of your favorite Cheesecheese and let it melt some, about 3 minutes.
Finally, remove the burger from the heat, then,  place on the bottom half of the bun. Next, add the 1 Bun
1 Tomato
2 Lettuce
1 Onion
tomato, onion, and lettuce. Also, you can add condiments, such as pickles, ketchup, mayo, relish, and mustard.

The hot dogs:

Consequently, there is not much to making hot dogs. But, what I can tell you is that you do not need to put them on the grill the same time as the hamburgers. In conclusion, wait till about 10 minutes of cooking your burgers until you put the hot dogs on. With that in mind, enjoy hot dogs with your favorite bun, and condiments.

The forth of July meal sides:

Potato Salad:

Now, please refer to this wonderful recipe on how to make it: Potato Salad that is fresh and delicious tasting

Baked Beans:

First of all, depending on how many people you are serving, you will need to just double the recipe. But, for now, this recipe is based on a family of 4.

2 cans of Pork and Beans

½ cup Brown Sugar

¼ cup Maple Syrup

½ cup ketchup

salt and pepper

First, place 2 cans Pork and Beanspork and beans into baking dish, or if making them on top of stove place in medium sauce pan.
Next, ½ cup Brown Suagr
¼ cup Maple Syrup
½ cup Ketchup
Salt and Pepper
add brown sugar, maple syrup, ketchup, salt and pepper, mix thoroughly.

Now, if baking in oven, which is the best way. Bake at 350° for 25 minutes covered. On the other hand, if doing on stove top, place on medium heat for about 7 minutes. At the same time, continuously stir so the beans do not burn.

Corn on the cob:

Importantly, there are many ways of making corn on the cob. But, the best and quickest way is in an Instant Pot®. Therefore, all you need to do is add a cup of water, and a ¼ slice of butter. Then, place as many as you need in the pot and manually set it for 5 minutes. Then, leave on warm for another 3 minutes. Finally, quick release for the best tasting corn you will ever have.


Finally, the dessert:

Chocolate mud pudding:

This is an easy way to make a dessert, and its delicious. So then, what you are going to need:

2 5 ounce boxes of chocolate pudding

Mixing bowl

2 14.3 ounce package of chocolate sandwich cookies

1½ sticks of butter

2 8 ounce tubs of whipped cream

9×13 cake pan

Forth of July chocolate dirt pudding in pan
Forth of July chocolate dirt pudding in pan

What you will need to do:

First, take your 1½ sticks Butterbutter and melt it to liquid form.
After that, in a blender or a zipper baggy crunch up your 2 packages Chocolate Sandwich Cookiescookies into fine crumbs. After that, place all but, a 1 and a ½ cups into a bowl and mix with the butter.

Now, coat all the cookie crumbs good. Next, dump cookie crumb mixture into the pan and press into the shape of the pan. Importantly, shaping along the sides.

Afterwards, take your 2 boxes Chocolate Pudding pudding and follow the direction on the box to make.

Now, whether you are using instant pudding or cook and serve pudding pour directly into the cookie covered pan. Next, let cool for about 20 minutes.

Then, add the 1½ cup ground Chocolate Sandwich Cookies
2 tubs Whipped Cream
cookie left over to the whipped cream and spread it all over the top of the pudding. Finally, place in refrigerator to cool.
Forth of July chocolate dirt pudding on plate
Forth of July chocolate dirt pudding on plate

Hope you enjoy these recipes and any recipes found on this site. And, happy forth of July and thank you!