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4th of July Southern Dessert Must-Haves

4th of July will be here in a few days. Between cooking out and getting fireworks ready, there are so many ways to celebrate the holiday. No matter what, we encourage you to make it sweet. To help you get some inspiration, we have 4th of July Southern Dessert Must Haves. With help from Caress Hudson, Pastry Chef for Henny Penny’s Patisserie in Pensacola, Florida.   Caress shared her favorite southern-inspired desserts that are perfect to recreate for 4th of July.  She is a trained pastry chef doing what she loves and elevating the experience of southern desserts for all of her Gulf Coast patrons to enjoy. Be sure to share your favorites with the hashtag #blacksouthernbelle

4th of July Southern Dessert Must-Haves

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Southern Peach Cobbler picture with a yummy butter crust: This is a classic southern dish and perfect for the 4th of July especially with a large scoop of fresh vanilla or butter pecan ice cream.

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Dipped Patriotic Oreos: Who doesn’t love Oreos? Why not add Oreos to your 4th of July party menu with a simple coating of color chocolate to showcase your patriotic spirit and love of sweets!


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A fabulous Mint & BlackBerry vanilla cake: This case is so beautiful. It is a beautiful addition to any dessert table for 4th of July. Paired with fresh summer fruit, this is dish your guests won’t be able to get enough of.


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Cute light & easy skewered apricot appetizer: Want to add something light and sweet to your menu? Grilled fruit is the perfect addition and apricot is the perfect pop of color to add to your dessert station.


We hope you enjoy the holiday season and utilize these desserts as inspiration? Share your favorite summer dessert recipes with us on social media or by email at michiel@blacksouthernbelle. Happy hosting and entertaining!




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Michiel Perry

Michiel is a Black Southern Belle living a lowcountry life. I love all things fashion, home decor and southern! When I am not running around doing fun stuff for Black Southern Belle, I live in antique stores and have a minor obsession with historic homes 🙂

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