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Memorial Day Recipe Round-up

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for Americans, but is also unofficially marks the beginning of summer. The day is usually filled with parades, picnics, swimming and outdoor fun, and fireworks.

Food is a large part of this holiday, as is the case with most American holidays. Our tables are usually laden with hotdogs and hamburgers (or other items from the grill), baked beans, an assortment of different salads, chips, drinks, and, of course, desserts.

How about something different? Check out these delicious cocktails and desserts containing low calorie sweeteners to help ensure your Memorial Day soirees, and all your festive occasions this summer, have just what is needed to quench your thirst and satisfy your sweet tooth without tipping the scale!


Drinks:

Berry Strawberry Punch
Easy Watermelon Summer Slushies
Tropical Milk Shake
Iced Tea Cocktails
Watermelon Agua Fresca
Cranberry Spritzer Punch
Sweet & Spicy Sun Tea
Thai Iced Tea

Desserts:
Low Sugar Patriotic Cheesecake
Fruit Trifle
Chocolate Chip Blondies
Low Sugar Strawberry Shortcake
White Chocolate Cherry Cookies
Rich and Fudgy Low-Cal Cocoa Brownies
Peanut Butter Thumbprint Cookies
S’mores

 

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