The Perfect Graduation Party Menu

Try these tasty recipes to send your grad off in style

You'll want to bake an extra batch of these delicious strawberry lemon bars.

Graduation is a bittersweet moment for everyone—it means your child is going off to college or moving away. But wipe away your sad tears because it’s time to think of the perfect graduation party menu! After all, graduations can often last for hours and your guests will have worked up quite an appetite.

Lindsay Ann Bakes

This recipe for gluten free jalapeno cornbread muffins is so easy and fun your guests won’t realize you used a mix! Start with Krusteaz Gluten Free (or regular) Cornbread Mix and grab some chopped jalapenos, bacon and cheese—yum!

Most colleges have two signature colors, so why not make colored cookies to rep the school? Prep Krusteaz Butter Vanilla Sugar Cookie Mix, divide the dough in two portions, dye each section, and then roll together!

Lindsay Ann Bakes

Mini corndogs are the perfect finger food and this recipe is ready in less than 20 minutes! Serve with an assortment of dipping sauces that both kids and adults will enjoy.

You’ll definitely need something citrusy and refreshing for dessert. These strawberry lemon bars are melt-in-your-mouth delicious. Guests will be going up for seconds, so make sure you bake an extra batch.


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