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What’s Cooking at Allrecipes for the Fourth of July? 
Jul. 2, 2009 5:33 pm 
Updated: Jul. 7, 2009 10:59 am
Is your grill sizzling? Hamburgers prepped and ready? Potato salad in the fridge? The Fourth of July when All-American favorites rule the picnic table is coming fast—and this year we get a whole weekend to celebrate. Yay! This is Judith D. posting and I can’t wait! I love summer food, ripe berries and fresh salads, grilled chops and kabobs, shortcakes and pie. Are you planning your menu and looking forward to gathering outside on a lazy Saturday afternoon with family and friends? We’ve got ideas for you! Check the Allrecipes 4th of July recipe collection with more than 1,000 recipes, 630 Side Dishes and 610 Desserts. Plenty of people pleasers here! 
Our community loves this holiday! We’ve even got red, white and blue Patriotic Recipes! Check out Red, White and Blue Slaw Salad, or All-American Strawberry Pie. Have you tried Red, White and Blue Burgers? Delish! 
For pre-holiday fun, we thought we’d find out what our Allrecipes community is cooking and eating. We all love tried and true favorites, and July 4th is the perfect holiday to celebrate with traditional American recipes. Here’s what’s cooking as of 4PM on Thursday afternoon (West Coast time) based on the number of page views for each recipe. Does your family have a favorite on the list? Want to guess what will end up being the most popular?
TOP 10 Fourth of July Recipes
Check here on Monday to find out what recipes hit the top of the charts over the weekend. Until then, cook up a storm and have a fun Fourth!
Jul. 4, 2009 12:55 pm
I missed you guys so much yesterday! Welcome back! Internet, meet fire. Fire, meet internet.
Jul. 4, 2009 3:47 pm
Thanks for the tremendous job you and your coworkers do every day! Sorry you've had to deal with the fire and I'm hoping that you are all having a really great Independence Day. Enjoy your evening and don't think of us until Monday...unless it's your holiday to work.
Jul. 6, 2009 10:38 am
I just wanted to comment on the Old Boy's strawberry pie..Could not find a place to comment on the recipe site. Stawberries are very bland in a pie, so I used one cup of blackberries..with the strawberries, also one of the cups of strawberries, I crushed and mixed with the balance of the flour sugar mixture..to add some zip too it, I addes lemon zest. That is a real boost to this pie.
Jul. 6, 2009 3:37 pm
Hi, Everyone! Thank you for your concern and support last week. Having our site down on Friday reminded us about the importance planning for emergencies. Our tech team is moving full speed ahead!
Jul. 6, 2009 3:42 pm
This is especially for m.j. You can comment about recipes anytime once you sign up and become an Allrecipes member. Membership is free! Then you can write a recipe review and include your comments and suggestions.
Jul. 7, 2009 10:59 am
Hi, Everyone! Here's the list of what won as the Top 10 recipes for the Fourth. A few changes from the original list. Enjoy! 1. Classic Macaroni Salad 2. Rosemary Ranch Chicken Kabobs 3. Old-Fashioned Potato Salad 4. Grilled Corn on the Cob 5. Hot German Potato Salad 6. Grilled Salmon 7. Red, White and Blue Strawberry Shortcake 8. Southern Potato Salad 9. Red, White and Blue Slaw Salad 10. World's Best Potato Salad
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