Flag Fruit Platter

Memorial Day is just around the corner and the 4th of July close behind. Patriotic holidays are my absolute favorite–celebrating our freedoms and country with friends, family, and yummy food–you just can’t get better than that! I’m always looking for healthy food options to add to the menu list, and this adorable Flag Fruit Platter is just as mouthwatering as it looks!

Flag Fruit Platter | 4th of July Food Ideas

SO cute! It’s not only light, fresh, and yummy, but it looks adorable on your table.


Yogurt pretzels are one of my favorite things ever, and they’re perfect as the white stripes on my fruit flag. I used blueberries for the “stars” section, but I think blackberries would work too.  For the red stripes, there are so many options!  Strawberries, cherries, raspberries–by themselves or any combination of the three work really well, and can be based on your personal preferences. I left the stems on the strawberries because I really like the

Best of all–it all came together in less than 5 minutes!

Flag Fruit Platter | 4th of July Food Ideas
Flag Fruit Platter | 4th of July Food Ideas

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I love love this red gingham platter, and it looks so cute as the base for my Flag Fruit Platter.  I found it years ago at my local grocery store of all places, along with dinner plates in both red gingham and blue gingham. I’m kicking myself now for not buying more!  You can find a somewhat similar one here on amazon--it’s paper, but would work great for a one time BBQ or party.

I’ve also had the polka dot bowl for a long time, and I can’t even remember where I got it!  But here are a few that are similar:  White with red polka dots, Set of 2 red and white polka dot bowls, and even these polka dot ice cream bowls would be cute!

Flag Fruit Platter | 4th of July Food Ideas

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