When I think of Canada Day, I think of the sunshine, patriotism to a wonderful country and delicious food celebrating with my family. While I can’t guarantee the sunshine, I can help you out with some recipes that will make your celebrations extra special. Check out some of my favorite Canada Day recipes below to delight your inner Canadian. One recipe even includes optional maple syrup!
5 Sweet Canada Day Recipes To Make That Your Family Will Love
Strawberry Peach Pops
I totally expect that Canada Day this year will be blazing hot. So I know my family and friends will love to see these Strawberry Peach Pops make their entrance. These popsicles are incredibly refreshing for a hot day. The chunks of real fruit make them even more delicious. You could call them gourmet even. Shh, you’re friends and family won’t know just how simple they are to make. I love how patriotic these popsicles feel with their bright red strawberries. Most years Canada Day lines up with the Ontario peaches being in season, which will taste amazing in your popsicles!
Maple Leaf Crepes
I am in love with this Canada Day recipe for Maple Leaf Crepes. This crepes recipe has so many good things going for it. It’s creative, tasty and features real fruit! I know my family loves crepes, and the kiddo will love helping me cut out the maple leaf shape with cookie cutters. This recipe will make a tasty and impressive platter for your Canada Day celebration. Serve these with optional maple syrup!
Grilled Portobello Mushroom Stuffed with Goat Cheese & Mango Chutney
Maybe you want to add something that is a bit sweet, savory and more exotic feeling to your Canada Day celebration. You need to try making these super simple Grilled Portobello Mushroom Stuffed with Goat Cheese & Mango Chutney. These mushrooms feel so super special, and no one will know just how incredibly simple they are to make. Portobello mushrooms also tend to be a crowd pleaser. I like them even though I’m not fond of other mushrooms. The combo of creamy goat cheese, sweet mango, and savory mushroom just work together in such a lovely way!
Cherry Vanilla Cupcakes
I always like to make an extra special treat for Canada Day to surprise my family, and these Cherry Vanilla Cupcakes would be a fantastic surprise. This is my husband’s absolute favorite flavor of cupcake, so I know his eyes will light up. These bright red cupcakes are going to look delicious on my table, yum!
Lemonade Party Punch
A sweet and refreshing glass of lemonade is delicious on any old day. Take your lemonade up a notch for Canada Day with this super refreshing Lemonade Party Punch recipe. Not only will it be delicious, but guess what makes it bubbly? Everyone’s favorite ginger ale makes this an excellent idea for Canada Day.
So what do you have planned for Canada Day? Will any of our Canada Day recipes be on your family’s table? Tell me about your celebration in the comments!
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