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Vegan Independence Day Snack Recipes

Independence Day is right around the corner. So if you’re throwing a 4th of July event and have yet to plan your snack spread, we’re here to help. Of course, as a party host, you’ll want to prepare dishes that every guest can enjoy. That’s why vegan options make a great choice. Below, we’re sharing five vegan Independence Day snack recipes to make during this festive holiday weekend.

Simple Vegan Potato Salad

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Nothing says a summer barbecue quite like a hearty potato salad. This healthy twist on a typically dairy and egg-packed snack makes for the perfect vegan alternative. Plus, this tasty side dish only requires 10 ingredients!

American Flag Sheet Cake

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What’s a holiday without dessert? Whip up this patriotic sheet cake for a sweet treat that everyone at your party can enjoy under the fireworks. Your guests will love the moist chocolatey goodness of the cake under vegan buttercream frosting. Add strawberries and blueberries in the shape of the U.S. flag on top, and voila!

Vegan Buffalo “Chicken” Dip

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Dip, dip, hooray! Make the most of your July 4th celebration with a snack dip that everyone will remember. No one will be able to resist this flavor-packed vegan alternative to a fan-favorite dish. Buffalo dip goes great with both veggies and chips, so there’s no going wrong with this recipe.

Firecracker Popsicles

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Looking for a special treat that both the kids and adults can eat to cool off in the July heat? Make a batch of these festive firecracker popsicles. It only takes five simple ingredients and five minutes to prepare this tasty and vegan-friendly Independence Day snack. Just stick them in the freezer the night before and you’re good to go.

Carrot Hot Dogs

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What’s a barbecue without some delectable hot dogs on the grill? Instead of using real meat for the main course of the day, use carrots marinated in vinegar and spices. Trust us, it actually tastes just as good if not better.

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