Rosanna Bowles' Entertaining Tips for Fourth of July Parties

America has a birthday that's just around the corner, and it's time to think about how we're going to celebrate. Here are some tips to help create a delightful and delicious 4th of July gathering (9 Photos)

Rosanna Bowles on Jul 2, 2012 at 10:05AM

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Rosanna Bowles' Entertaining Tips for Fourth of July Parties

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Serve an American Menu with a Twist

The United States is famous for its cultural and ethnic diversity, so take a truly American approach to the holiday by incorporating your family’s food heritage into traditional American dishes. Make hamburgers with the spices traditionally used in your ethnic background. The same thing goes for pies, ice cream toppings, and fruit salads. Prepare a traditional side dish unique to your family’s heritage. Better yet, ask your guests to showcase their heritage through a side dish they prepare.

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