Fourth of July is one of the biggest holidays in America. Every year, friends and families gather together to celebrate American pride by watching fireworks, drinking and, obviously, eating delicious treats. So what’s on the menu this 4th of July? We’re starting our countdown to the big holiday with the most important part of any get-together – the appetizers.
There are so many 4th of July appetizers to choose from that we’ve broken down our great ideas into three categories: On-the-Grill, Off-the-Grill and Dips. Pick and choose a few of these delicious snacks to serve at your party (or take to a party you might be attending) and you’ll be sure to have a great time.
So, let’s get started: Here are 25 great Fourth of July appetizer ideas:
Satisfy your salty craving with a kick of spice!
Eat the colors of the rainbow with some fresh salmon.
Gourmet and SO GOOD.
An oldie but a goodie. Take your asparagus to the next level with a little prosciutto.
It’s a simple flavor but when you make it at home, the quality of the wings takes the flavor from simple to super!
Scallops are amazing on their own, but when they’re wrapped in bacon, they’re just irresistible.
No mess, no problem!
Dessert has never looked so healthy-ish!
Fill all those pizza lovers up with all the veggies of the rainbow.
Gourmet, filling and SO Instagram worthy.
Home made chips? I’ll say yes to this snack anytime!
A classic snack that keeps guests reaching for seconds.
Mmmmm. Gooey cheese, some Mexican spices, corn and a squeeze of lime. Perfect!
Skip the grocery store and make some hummus from scratch.
Beer and Cheese…on bread? The ultimate cheat day appetizer!
Try out this creamy and oh so healthy bean dip with some multigrain crackers or chips.
For all those Mediterranean food lovers out there, this hummus is for you!
Gimme Some Oven always has amazing recipes, and this dip is no different!
Three layer dip is simply not enough.
This has tons of protein so that means it’s healthy. Right? RIGHT?!
Get your seafood fix with a little guac and crab mixd together into a wonderful concoction to be served on a chip.
This is one of those dips that has ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen!
It’s simple, easy and has 4 ingredients. Whip this up before your guests arrive in the knick of time!
Sweet and salty, this salsa best scoops with some big nacho chips!
Skip the restaurant and make your favorite late night dip at home.