The 4th of July is just around the corner! Whether you celebrate with a backyard barbecue, a pool party, a fireworks display, or with another tradition, odds are high your festivities will involve at least a little bit of food. If you find yourself searching through dessert recipes for the right choice, we can help.
So you can enjoy a sweet holiday weekend, here is a tasty 4th of July recipe for fruit-tart flag.
- 4 dozen premade miniature tart shells or phyllo cups
- 8 ounces of mascarpone cheese
- 3 tablespoons of confectioners’ sugar
- ½ cup of freshly whipped cream
- 1 cup of blueberries
- 1 pint of strawberries, sliced in half, then sliced again to create half circles
In an electric mixer, beat together the mascarpone cheese and confectioners’ sugar until smooth. Then, gently fold in the whipped cream.
On a large serving platter, arrange the tart shells of phyllo cups into six rows of eight, in a rectangular shape. Fill them with the mascarpone mixture. Top the nine shells or cups in the top left corner with a few blueberries each. On the remaining cups or shells, arrange the strawberries to resemble red stripes, leaving half of the mascarpone exposed to reveal white stripes.
Take this dish to your holiday celebration to wow friends and family with a sweet and patriotic treat! Easy to make and easy to serve, this is sure to become a favorite.
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