4th of July Watermelon Appetizer

4th of July Watermelon Appetizer is beautifully Patriotic!


Watermelon Appetizer

4th of July Watermelon Appetizer


AND a fun way to start off any 4th of July celebration!  It’s also a fun kitchen craft to let the kids help with… just cookie cutters and toothpicks!!  AND that’s just about as safe as it gets :)



4th of July Watermelon Appetizer4th of July Watermelon Appetizer


You’ll LOVE how easy and fun these 4th of July Watermelon Appetizers are to make AND they taste really amazing too!!   I’m a ‘cheese with fruit’ kinda gal though… I love apples with cheese too :)

I wanted to start sprinkling in some fun 4th of July recipes here and there just keep things interesting!!  SO, more to come…


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4th of July Watermelon Appetizer...
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Recipe type: Appetizer
Serves: 10
  • 2 slices of watermelon, cut as thick as the cookie cutter
  • 5 slices smoked provolone cheese
  • 20 blueberries
  • 10 decorated toothpicks
  • 1 large star cookie cutter
  • 1 small star cookie cutter
  1. Remove the rind form the sliced watermelon, set on cutting board.
  2. Using the large star cookie cutter, cut out star shaped pieces (I got 5 per slice).
  3. Using the small star cookie cutter, cut out cheese stars (I got 2 per slice). Arrange watermelon stars on serving platter, place cheese stars on top, thread 2 blueberries on each toothpick and pierce through the center of each appetizer.
  4. Keep refrigerated until serving!
  5. Enjoy!!






    • Ruth says

      Aimee, It looks like I missed your party… Dang! I’ll link up next week tho! Thanks for letting me know!

    • Ruth says

      Thanks Lindy… I linked up to your fun party!! Awesome ideas over there… thanks for the FB follow too!

    • Ruth says

      You won’t be disappointed with this cheese and fruit combo :) It’s a winner!! Have fun with the kiddos AND thanks for the comment!!

  1. says

    Delicious! Thanks for linking up to “Strut Your Stuff Saturday!” Hopefully we’ll see you tomorrow at 8pm MDT for this week’s party! :) -The Sisters