We’ve got a sweet Fourth of July recipe for you to enjoy with your friends and family.

In this article, you’ll learn how to make beautiful and patriotic cheesecake with a few simple ingredients.

These red, white and blue cheesecake bars are so easy, you don’t even have to bake them!

Just grab the ingredients and follow the instructions below for a festive dessert that’s sure to impress your tastebuds.

Have a happy Fourth of July from all of us here at Pure Greens AZ!

Ingredients

  • 7 ounces graham crackers, broken into large pieces
  • ½ cup toasted pecans
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ⅓ cup canola oil
  • 2 8-ounce packages of reduced-fat cream cheese, softened
  • 2 cups of nonfat plain Greek yogurt
  • ⅔ cup confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 5 cups fresh blueberries, blackberries and raspberries

Instructions

  1. Pulse the graham crackers, pecans and salt in a food processor until finely ground.
  2. Drizzle the oil in, then pulse to combine.
  3. Press the mixture into a 9-by-13-inch baking dish.
  4. Add the cream cheese, yogurt, confectioners’ sugar, lemon zest and lemon juice to the food processor.
  5. Puree until smooth. It should take about 1 minute.
  6. Scoop the mixture over the crust, and carefully spread it into an even layer.
  7. Cover the bars and refrigerate for 2 hours.
  8. Then, top the bars with the blueberries and raspberries.
  9. Cut into 16 squares.

Enjoy this Fourth of July recipe, and have a great weekend!

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