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30 Healthy Appetizers for Summer BBQs and July 4th

Whether you’re getting ready to host a fancy July 4th party or or a friend’s backyard summer barbecue, you’ll love these recipes in this collection. Healthy appetizers for Summer BBQs and July 4th are recipes that you can definitely afford to snack on before the meal – or make it the meal in itself! Don’t regret your choices the next day with heavy, fatty hors d’oeuvres. Make sure to offer your friends and family healthy recipes and keep everyone – and their bellies – happy!

30 Healthy Appetizers for Summer BBQs and July 4th

Healthy Appetizers for July 4th and Summer BBQs

Don’t you just love summer when everything happens outside and everyone is happy? Summer sun and warmth will do that for a person. Don’t risk feeling bloated and tired from fatty appetizers. These healthy appetizers for summer are fun to have for any occasion!

Summer Tomato Salad

Macaroni Egg Salad

Watermelon Salad

Carrot Raisin Pineapple Salad

Cauliflower Mock Potato Salad

Green Bean Walnut Feta Salad

Cali Spaghetti Salad

Leftover Bread Salad Cups

Red White and Blue Salad

Grilled Vegetable Kabobs

Texas Caviar Dip

Mango Salad

Grilled Caprese Zucchini Tomato Boats

Watermelon Basil Quinoa Salad

Deviled Avocado Eggs

Red White and Blue Appetizer

Peach Salsa with Golden Plums and Hatch Chilis

Harissa Potato Salad

Grilled Plantains

Herb Cream Cheese Cucumber Bites

5 Ingredient Fresh Fruit Salad

Mini Guacamole Boat Appetizer Recipe

Garlic Ranch and Veggie Appetizer

Tomato, Cucumber and Feta Appetizer

Figs with Walnuts and Honey

Potato and Chives Mini Waffle Appetizer

Fresh and Easy Bruschetta Recipe

Rosemary and Thyme Potatoes with Tzatziki Dip

Healthy Appetizers for Summer Fun!

Healthy Appetizers for Game Day


Sunday 17th of November 2019

I love egg salad (and potato salad!) and your recipe sounds great (not to mention it looks STUNNING). I’ve pinned it, and I'll be looking for an opportunity to try it out!

Jhuls | The Not So Creative Cook

Sunday 25th of June 2017

My heart is beating for these! Such a perfect round-up! Thanks for sharing at Fiesta Friday party!


Friday 23rd of June 2017

I love how most of these are vegetarian too!

Thanks for sharing at #bloggerspotlight


Wednesday 21st of June 2017

These look amazing. Thanks for sharing at What’d You Do This Weekend? Hope to see you again next week!

Wishes for tasty dishes, Linda

Helen at the Lazy Gastronome

Sunday 18th of June 2017

It all looks so good! Thanks for sharing at the What's for Dinner link up!