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Patriotic Desserts To Sweeten The Fourth Of July

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Are you sick of that sheet cake that comes around every 4th of July? You know the one we're talking about, it's covered in whipped cream, strawberries and blueberries and is made to look like the American flag. While it's a classic patriotic dessert, it's also a little dated. Frankly, we think you can do way better than this cake when it comes to desserts for the 4th of July.

To help limit the number of flag cakes made this year, we found new renditions of patriotic desserts sporting the red, white and blue colors. Some of them still use the same blueberry and strawberry combo -- but all of them are delicious.

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