Fun July 4th Dessert: Berry Flag Tart

The star of your patriotic menu will be this flag-shape dessert featuring bright red raspberries, tart blueberries, and dough cut in stripes and star shapes. Despite the masterpiece finish, it's actually quite simple to make.

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Easy 4th of July Decorations

Decorate your home in the spirit of Independence Day with our red, white, and blue 4th of July decorations. From flags to fireworks, these easy decorations cover every July 4th theme you can think of -- and they're cute to boot.

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Our Favorite July 4th Recipes

Take the guesswork out of creating a delicious spread of 4th of July food. Our July 4th entrees (hot dogs! ribs!), drinks (punch! sangria!), side dishes (fruit and pasta salads!), and desserts (mmm, pie) make organizing a patriotic potluck a breeze.

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Festive July 4th Desserts

Celebrate Independence Day with these festive 4th of July desserts! With star-shape scones and piecrusts, tempting tarts, colorful shakes, and fresh berries, these recipes for 4th of July desserts are sure to stand out at your patriotic celebration.

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Easy 4th of July Party Ideas

Gather your friends and use these patriotic decorating, entertaining, and recipe ideas for this year's 4th of July celebration. From festive star banners and refreshing watermelon coolers to raveworthy party favors and more, your 4th of July party is bound to be summer's biggest shindig.

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4th of July Cake Recipes

Headed to a 4th of July potluck? Cakes are a dreamy way to end the day (well, that and fireworks), and our collection of berry-topped cakes, lush chocolate cakes, swirled sprinkle cakes, and layered red velvet cakes are worth their own oohs and aahs.

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Coconut Cream Island Punch

Make our DIY party cocktail -- that includes just a few tasty ingredients -- for an adults-only drink everyone can agree on. Cut-up star fruit provides a gorgeous base inside your drink pitcher.

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Turkey Recipes

Gobble up our favorite turkey recipes and roast the perfect Thanksgiving turkey this year. From start to finish, we'll help you cook and serve everybody's favorite Thanksgiving main dish. First get tips for buying, handling, and thawing a turkey, then follow our foolproof instructions for stuffing and roasting a turkey. Try one of our top Thanksgiving turkey rubs, with flavors ranging from smoky-sweet to hot and spicy. Choose a complementary gravy recipe to bring out the flavors of the turkey. Looking for new ways to cook a turkey? Glazed, infused, crusted, grilled -- choose from our 12 mouthwatering ideas. Also check out our interactive roasting guide to cook the perfect turkey. Get turkey advice by consulting our compilation of thoughtful tips and clever ideas to guide you through the entire Thanksgiving Day process. Once the turkey is cooked, get step-by-step instructions for carving a turkey to ensure your turkey looks as good as it tastes. After Thanksgiving is over, we've got fresh ideas for ways to use leftover turkey.

Our Top 10 Thanksgiving Turkey Rubs

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Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving Feast

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How to Stuff & Roast a Turkey

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How to Brine a Turkey

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How to Cook a Turkey with Herbs

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Turkey: Stuffing 101

Everything about stuffing you'd want to know is here: How much stuffing do you...

How to Carve a Turkey

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How to Brine a Turkey

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Guide to a Perfect Roast Turkey

Pay attention to the little details for a dinner worthy of the season.

Roast Turkey Stuffing Recipes

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9 Make-Ahead Stuffing Recipes

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Fresh Ideas for Leftover Turkey

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8 Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes

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Turkey 101

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How to Make Turkey Gravy

No more lumpy gravy! Our homemade gravy tips ensure that everyone s favorite...

How to Deep-Fry a Turkey

Ever wondered how to deep-fry a turkey? We help you pick the right oil for...

Turkey Roasting & Carving 101

From purchasing the right pan through to carving a roast turkey, you'll find...

Turkey: Buying, Handling & Thawing

Tips for buying the size turkey you need, handling it safely, and guidelines...

How to Thaw a Frozen Turkey

Look no further for the best way to make your frozen turkey oven-ready.

Turkey Advice

Thoughtful tips and clever ideas to help you make Thanksgiving wonderful --...

How to Carve a Turkey

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Light Thanksgiving Menu

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How to Make Turkey Gravy

Make your bird holiday-ready with this savory gravy recipe.


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