Nibbles and Sips for a Fun 4th
Keep it simple this 4th of July with snacks fruity and refreshing, then savory, then sweet. Pair them up with wines that make the flavors sing. Please do try a frosty poptail, a sparkler and a frozen berry mimosa too. After all, it’s a weekend celebration. Here’s to you and the red, white and blue!
APPETIZERS & SNACKS
Blueberries are added to the classic caprese for a refreshing twist.
Blueberry Tomato Caprese
PAIRS WITH: Paquet Cadeau Semi-Seco Sparkling
*Recipe and image courtesy of freutcake.com.
Taste these fireworks! Old school red hots and Spanish peanuts make a killer snack.
Red Hots and Spanish Peanuts
PAIRS WITH: Adagio 2020 Cabernet Sauvignon
*Recipe and image courtesy of countryliving.com.
Show your colors with these fluffy deviled eggs, extra light since they’re made with yogurt instead of mayo.
Patriotic Deviled Eggs
PAIRS WITH: Joy Cellars Merriment
*Recipe and image courtesy of everydaymagic.com.
Salty, sweet and scrumptious little bites celebrate the red, white and blue.
Watermelon Feta Blackberry Skewers
PAIRS WITH: Table Rosé Wine
*Recipe and image courtesy of ahealthylifeforme.com.
Toast baguette slices, top with goat cheese and summer fruit and arrange in a flag motif. You’re so clever.
Patriotic Berry Crostini
PAIRS WITH: Lumière de Vie 2021 Sauvignon Blanc
*Recipe and image courtesy of bostonchicparty.com.
White chocolate and blue sprinkles on ripe red berries make a sweet and juicy treat.
Red White and Blue Dipped Strawberries
PAIRS WITH: Paquet Cadeau Rosé Sparkling
*Recipe and image courtesy of thespruceeats.com.
Four ingredients and no baking required. These mix together in a snap and disappear fast.
Patriotic Yogurt Bark
PAIRS WITH: Halcyon 2020 Chardonnay
*Recipe and image courtesy of chelseasmessyaprin.com.
They look fancy, yet they’re easy to make. Airy-light mousse stripes are heavenly and so much fun to eat.
Red White and Blue Mousse Parfaits
PAIRS WITH: Symbio 2021 Moscato
*Recipe and image courtesy of McCormick & Company, Inc.
These perfecto little pie bites will surely be the stars of your holiday weekend table.
Mini Blueberry Pies
PAIRS WITH: Talmage Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon
*Recipe and image courtesy of ifyougiveablondeakitchen.com.
Frosty and fruity, bubbly and boozy, these call for sparkling rosé and rum. Oh yeah.
Sparkling Raspberry Poptail
PAIRS WITH: Paquet Cadeau Rosé Sparkling Wine
*Recipe and image courtesy of tablefortwoblog.com.
Bright and breezy, fizzy and festive, these mix together in minutes.
4th Wine Sparklers
PAIRS WITH: Halcyon 2020 Chenin Blanc
*Recipe and image courtesy of thekitchn.com.
Make creamy sorbet in your ice cube tray, add sparkling and berries, and raise a toast.
PAIRS WITH: Paquet Cadeau Semi-Seco Sparkling Wine
*Recipe and image courtesy of bakingbeauty.net.
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