These 10 Patriotic Memorial Day Desserts are the perfect way to satisfy your sweet tooth while celebrating this special holiday!
It’s almost here! Memorial Day is only 5 days away and it’s time to think about your party menu. Even if you are having a quiet picnic for two it would be a ‘sweet’ idea to pack a dessert or two to nosh on while watching the fireworks!
This Red, White and Blue Cake from The Kitchen MagPie looks patriotic inside and out! Use colored icing gels to color cakes, assemble and pipe on red, white and blue stars.
Red Velvet Patriotic Brownie Stars from I should be Mopping the Floor are simple to make. They are easy to transport to any party or picnic too. Either assemble in advance or let the guests assemble them at dessert time. Red velvet cake, cream cheese icing and topped with blueberries: these will let you have your cake and eat it too!
These white cake , jello mix colored Fireworks Cupcakes are topped with yummy buttercream frosting and accented with candy fireworks. Use candy melts to draw a fireworks design on wax paper, add sprinkles, let harden and add to the top of each cupcake. From The Domestic Rebel:
Love cookies? Then you’ll love these Double Dipped Cookies from Jody Spaziano. These are easy to make from a cookie mix and colored icings.
Patriotic Ice Cream Cones are the perfect way to cool down on a hot Memorial Day. So easy to whip up too—they only use 3 ingredients! Add red, white and blue sprinkles to melted white chocolate chip dipped cones and add 2 scoops of your favorite flavored ice cream. From Noble Pig:
Spangled Sandwich Pops from Spoonful are the easiest dessert to make, whip them up in 10 minutes! Dip mini ice cream sandwiches into patriotic colored sprinkles and serve in a festive cupcake liner. Yummy!
These Patriotic Mini Parfaits are the perfect mini sized treat to end your meal, featuring layers of Cherry- Almond Cookie Dough and Whipped Cream Cheese. What a yummy sweet patriotic treat! From Bubbly Nature Creations:
Snack Picks shows us how to make a Star Spangled Pie for those pie lovers in the croud. Combine whip cream, cream cheese and rainbow chip cookies, add to a graham cracker crust and top with sprinkles.
If you are looking for a US flag dessert this Patriotic Strawberry Poke Cake from Mom Spark will fit the bill. This poke cake gets it’s name from poking holes in a white cake and pouring red strawberry jello on top so that it fills the holes for a striped effect. Add cream cheese whipped cream frosting then arrange fresh fruit in a flag design. How fun!
Of course a Memorial Day couldn’t be celebrated without sparklers! The kids will love these Red, White and Blue Sparkler Cookies from Mom on Timeout. Roll out cookie dough and sprinkle red and blue sugar in patches, roll up and cut into cookies.
Which dessert is your favorite? How will you be celebrating Memorial Day?