Easy Firework Veggie Kabobs Recipe

easy veggie recipes for 4th of July or summer picnics + cute veggie skewers

This Recipe and giveaway was made possible by iConnect Influencer Management and Litehouse Foods. I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but all opinions are 100% mine.

Summer time means salad season. Fresh veggies, delicious fruits and warm nights, spent enjoying outdoor meals with family and friends. This recipe is so fun and so kid friendly. It’s perfect for picnics, outdoors, and it is perfect for the 4th of July!

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Here’s an easy recipe that we created called Firework Veggie Kabobs. They are simple and fun veggie skewers. They are healthy and you know any foods that come on a stick are extra fun to eat!

peeling veggies for easy veggie kabobs recipe

You can use lots of different veggies beyond the ones we used here. Try bell pepper, zucchini, and yellow squash.

punch shapes in the veggies for firework veggie skewers

The trick is using adorable cookie cutters to punch fun firecracker shapes like stars and diamonds! Kids need food that’s hands free and anything on a skewer is just so fun.

all of the shapes punched in veggies how to make firework vegetable skewers

To make your fresh meal burst with flavor, make something real, with something real.  Litehouse dressings. In the refrigerated produce section, where real dressing should be. These are so much more delicious than the dressings that aren’t refrigerated! I blended mine with fresh herbs. I just added a sprig of sage and thyme to a food processor.

veggie skewers recipe blend herbs in a food processor recipe post drip the herbs into the dressing

It’s as simple as that! Next, start twisting your shaped veggies onto the wooden skewers.

twist the veggies onto the skewer 4th of July firework veggie kabobs recipe

On those hot summer nights, a great way to cool down is with a refreshing salad or veggie dish filled with the best seasonal ingredients. To top off your dish, reach for another cool and delicious choice – refrigerated Litehouse dressing. Cold is where it’s sold.

dip your veggie skewer into litehouse homestyle ranch dressing

You can even win a free Litehouse product for yourself. Just check out the giveaway below. Happy Summer Salad Making!

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Get the Printable Firework Veggie Kabobs Recipe Here:

Easy Firework Veggie Kabobs

Serves 4
Prep time 30 minutes
Dietary Vegetarian
Meal type Appetizer
Misc Child Friendly, Pre-preparable, Serve Cold
Make these Fireworks Veggie Kabobs! They are a easy to prepare and require no cooking. They are perfect for summertime picnics, kids, and 4th of July celebrations!

Ingredients

  • 1 Carrot
  • 1 Cucumber
  • 1 bunch Radishes
  • 1 bottle Litehouse (Homestyle Ranch Dressing & Dip)
  • 1 sprig Fresh Sage
  • 1 sprig Fresh Thyme
  • Mini Star Shaped Cookie Cutters
  • Wooden Skewers

Directions

1. Peel the Carrots and Peel Part of the Cucumber.
2. Use your cookie cutters to punch the veggies into firework shapes like stars!
3. Twist the veggies onto a wooden skewer.
4. Blend your fresh herbs into the Litehouse Homestyle Ranch Dressing & Dip.
5. Now dip your firecracker in your dressed up ranch! Time for some crunch!

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