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My Clean Kitchen: Fourth of July Recipe Roundup

Perfect July 4th Summertime Recipes!

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As we prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, we are compiling a list of our favorite MCK (My Clean Kitchen) summertime recipes. These are the recipes we’ll be serving tomorrow as we celebrate with friends and family.

My Clean Kitchen Dogs say no to sochiOn a side note, don’t forget, fireworks are very stressful for our furry friends. Please be sure your dogs and cats are in a safe place before the evening booms gets started. The ASPCA has some excellent tips for keeping you pets safe during the July 4th Festivities, click here. 

Don’t forget we have a scrumptious dog treat recipe. Click here for the recipe.

Here are the MCK dogs patiently waiting for their homemade grain free dog treat!


So, back to the food. Here are our favorite summertime – perfect for July 4th recipes.

Maple Bacon Turkey Burgers

Turkey Burgers Awesome!!!

These yummy turkey burgers are perfect for the grill. We added a bit of maple syrup here to compliment the bacon. They’ll even please the beef lovers at your table.

Click here for the recipe.




Avocado Chicken Salad

avocado chicken salad

This is one of our absolute favorite recipes. It’s a go to recipe for both of us. You really can’t go wrong with this one.

Click here for the recipe. 





Grilled Pineapple Pork Kabobs

Kabobs on GrillThese kabobs are glazed with a tangy bourbon sauce but the pineapple and sweet potato are the star! The caramelzation is pure perfection.

Click here for the recipe. 




Tequila Lime Chicken

Tequilla Lime Chicken!!!

This is one of our most popular recipes, and for good reason. It’s the quintessential summer grill recipe. Perfect for a hot day.

Click here for the recipe. 




Grilled Balsamic Chicken with Spicy Fruit Salsa

Balsamic Chicken with Fruit SalsaAdd some spice to the festivities with this grill recipe. The summer peaches paired with the jalapeno is the perfect combination of sweet and spicy.

Click here for the recipe.




No Bun Balsamic Sliders

Sliders for Round Up

These sliders are a low carb treat for your July 4th guests.

Click here for the recipe. 




Roasted Corn and Bacon Guacamole

Roasted Corn and Bacon Guacamole Amazing!!!

Jazz up your guacamole with our roasted corn and bacon guacamole. You can’t go wrong with bacon!

Click here fro the recipe. 





Spicy Chipotle Bean Dip

Spicy Chipotle Bean Dip for Round UpThis bean dip is the perfect appetizer to get in the spirit!

 Click here for the recipe. 





Avocado Corn Salad

Avocado Corn Salsa!This is the perfect pot luck WOW recipe.

Click here for the recipe. 





Spicy Chicken Wings

Spicy Hot Wings Awesome!I love clean eating!!!Want to make an impression without a lot of effort? Try our absolutely delicious spicy chicken wings!

Click here for the recipe. 





Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

Buffalo Chicken Meatballs clean and healthyThese meatballs are spicy and delicious.

 Click here for the recipe.






Perfect 4th of July Real Food Menu!!!!



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