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July 4 Treats Everyone Will Love

Eva Niessner

July 4 Treats Everyone Will Love

One of the best things about celebrating July 4 is getting to eat all kinds of tasty foods! BBQs and cookouts abound, and whether you're hosting or showing up, you'll want to make some good grub to share with family and friends. Not sure what you're going to make this year? Let us help! Here are a few ideas for crowd-pleasing recipes. 


Crispy Crab Balls

It wouldn't be a July 4 cookout in Maryland without something crabby! McCormick has your back when it comes to appetizers -- you'll delight your whole crowd when you bring these tasty treats. 

Classic Potato Salad

What's a cookout without potato salad? This recipe is perfect for anyone who knows that if it's not broke, don't fix it. It's worth all of the work and all of the ingredients.

Marinated Grilled Hot Dogs

Take your hot dog skills to the next level! These are no ordinary weenies -- they're packed with plenty of flavor and they'll be sure to be the talk of your party. 

Strawberry Oreo Icebox Cake

A cool treat on a hot day is a must-have! This July 4, treat yourself and everyone else to this simple yet scrumptious cake that only looks like it took forever to make. Fruity and chocolately, it's sure to become your new fave!

Homemade Hamburger Buns

Instead of just buying buns at the store, why not go the extra mile and really wow your guests? These hamburger buns will make your homemade burger patties taste even better! 

Old Bay Barbecue Chicken

A BBQ needs some BBQ chicken, right? Your July 4 bash will be perfect when you add some Maryland flavor to your meal -- we bet you there won't be any left by the end.

Beer Can Chicken

Got a can of Natty Boh? You can transform a chicken into something totally special when you make this recipe that requires, yes, a can of beer. This recipe only takes 4 ingredients and will be a perfect alternative to burgers and dogs.

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