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American recipes for the fourth of July

We're not American, but we'll take any excuse to whip up a Waldorf salad, banana cream pie or smoky Texas brisket with home-made slaw. And there's no better time to do that than on the Fourth of July.
American apple pie

A classic American apple pie.

Phillip Castleton

We’re not American, but we’ll take any excuse to whip up a Waldorf salad, banana cream pie or smoky Texas brisket with home-made slaw. And there’s no better time to do that than on the Fourth of July.

Photo: Chris Middleton

Southern fried chicken ribs & jalapeño mayo

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Cheat’s Texas brisket with coleslaw and barbecue sauce

Photo: Prue Roscoe

Popcorn shrimp po’ boys with hot sauce

Photo: Prue Roscoe

Grilled-corn grits with blackened prawns and lime butter

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Southern fried chicken with smoky maple caramel

Photo: William Meppem

Corndogs

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Compost Cookies

Photo: Chris Chen

Rattlesnake

Photo: Ella Brodie-Reed

Gumbo

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Banana cream pie

Photo: Chris Chen

New England-style clam chowder

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Pecan and maple pie

Photo: Chris Chen

Cheeseburgers

Photo: Anson Smart

Waldorf salad

Photo: William Meppem

Prawn cocktail

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Mississippi mud cakes

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Banana split

Photo: William Meppem

Matzo ball soup

Photo: William Meppem

Iced tea

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Oyster po boy with remoulade sauce

Photo: John Paul Urizar

Coriander and chipotle lamb rump with burnt carrots

Photo: Ben Dearnley

Apple-maple buttermilk hotcakes

American apple pie
Photo: Phillip Castleton

Apple pie

Photo: Will Horner

Chilli con carne

Photo: William Meppem

Milk chocolate-filled cinnamon doughnuts

Photo: Ian Wallace

Boston baked beans

Photo: William Meppem

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