4th of July: 10 best American foods

It’s Independence Day across the pond. We’ve tried a range of sauces, sweet treats and snacks to bring you the best US-inspired goodies available in the UK

As Americans fire up the grill for 4 of July celebrations, we’ve got in on the action and found some of the tastiest US-made and inspired condiments, spreads, snacks and sweet treats you can buy over here.

From the famous Bone Suckin’ Sauce for your meat to Oreo Ice Cream Sandwiches to round off your meal, we hope you find something that takes your fancy.

Click on the gallery below to see the IndyBest buys

Verdict

If you want to give your BBQ the stars and stripes treatment, opt for Frank’s Red Hot Original sauce to slather on chicken wings. Anyone after something (super) sweet should pick up a jar of Marshmallow Fluff.  

Buy now

1. Oreo Ice Cream Sandwich, £2, waitrose.com

2. Bone Suckin’ Sauce, £4.99, lakeland.co.uk

3. Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, £1.29 americansoda.co.uk

4. Tabasco Chipotle and Cola Sauce, £2.30, sainsburys.co.uk

5. Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bar, 70p, tesco.com

6. French’s Classic Yellow Mustard, £1.79, ocado.com

7. Udi’s Cinnamon & Sugar Bagel Chips, tesco.com

8. Strawberry Marshmallow Fluff, £3, amazon.co.uk

9. Frank’s Red Hot Original, £1.50, sainsburys.com

10. Clarks Original Maple Syrup, £1.98, ocado.com

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