It’s that time of year again! Fireworks, barbeques, and countless patriotic celebrations are upon us – and what better treat to serve at your Fourth of July festivity than these adorable star-shaped sugar cookies? The delicious dessert is super easy to decorate, and the red, white, and blue icing is sure to dazzle even your most patriotic party guests. After all, you’re going to need something sweet after eating the savory Fourth of July foods like barbecue sandwiches, hot dogs, and hamburgers. Sugar cookies are a great choice for your outdoor Independence Day gatherings because they are super simple to serve and the clean up is easy. Plus, you can use premade sugar cookie dough to simplify your food prep. If you’re sitting in the backyard surrounded by friends and family while enjoying gorgeous fireworks, why not complement your evening with a sweet treat? Decorated with royal icing and polished off with our easy icing technique, you're well on your way to throwing the neighborhood's best bash.