15+ Yummy Naturally Blue Foods (Sweet + Savory)

Looking for the BEST blue foods for a baby shower, game day, Fourth of July, or a blue-themed party? I’ve got you covered with these delicious food options!

From well-known blue foods like blueberry muffins, to lesser known dishes like mermaid pasta, you’re guaranteed to find a little inspiration here! There are plenty of foods ranging from sky blue in color to a vibrant periwinkle!

PS – Don’t forget about these 25+ blue cocktails too!

The BEST Blue Food Recipes

Close up of blueberry breakfast cookies on cooling rack.
Blueberry Breakfast Cookies are perfect for on-the-go breakfasts. They're packed with fiber, protein and absolutely delicious!
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Everything in this pancake recipe is pretty standard, but there is one ingredient that will make them feel a lil’ more fancy. It’s called… blue spirulina.
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This is the best homemade Blueberry Pie Recipe you’ll ever make! It’s made from scratch with a fresh blueberry pie filling and NO cornstarch, and includes step-by-step instructions & photos + a video!
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Blue Sky Smoothie Bowls Aren’t they GORGEOUS 😍😍😍 These Blue Sky Smoothie Bowls are a total hit with kids and adults!
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Add some colour to your meals with this Mermaid Blue Pasta. This flavorful pasta is is seriously delicious too!
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Blue rice has a wonderful wow factor visually, but it’s also a pretty typical part of Southeast Asian cuisine.
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Blue Corn Piñon Pancakes Recipe
This Blue Corn Piñon Pancakes recipe gets its flavor from blue cornmeal, black cardamom, and blackberries. Get the recipe from Food & Wine.
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Fresh homemade Blue Corn Tortillas burst with corn flavor and are worlds better than store-bought. Learn to make these tortillas at home!
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This no-bake vegan dessert has the prettiest color. Naturally-colored with blue spirulina, this tart is both healthy and delicious!
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Rich and creamy cotton candy ice cream with the perfect ice cream texture. Easy to make at home with or without an ice cream machine!
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This Baby Yoda Cookie recipe is inspired by the teal blue macarons that were eaten by Grogu in the Disney Plus series, “The Mandalorian”.
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Enjoy this fun and delicious Sweet & Salty Blue Popcorn.
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Blue Velvet Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting | Adventures in Cooking
Blue Velvet Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting.
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Marbled Butterfly Pea Flower Sourdough Bread.
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These Cookie Monster Cookies are loaded with chocolate chips, chopped cookie pieces, and stuffed with a whole Oreo cookie inside! Fun to make for both kids and adults and there’s an option to make them like the tiktok viral cookies too.
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This no-bake vegan blue raspberry cheesecake is about to blow your mind. There’s nothing quite like a deliciously fresh and sour jelly on top of that creamy, blue cheesecake filling, balanced perfectly with a biscuit base.
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These Bakery Style Lemon Blueberry Streusel Muffins have a ton of big fat blueberries in them, the perfect amount of lemon flavor, and a sweet and crumbly streusel topping to bring it all together!
Get the RECIPE from Beyond the Butter
There’s nothing like fresh blue tortilla chips made from scratch. Fresh, from masa harina, tortilla chips. An air fryer recipe you’ll want to save!
Get the RECIPE from 24bite.com
Blue Butterfly Pea Flower Rice Krispie Treats have butter, mini marshmallows, all-natural blue butterfly pea flower powder, and crisp, puffed rice cereal. They are classic Rice Krispie treats with the same taste, in a pretty, all-natural blue color!
Get the RECIPE from Lifes Little Sweets
This delicious no bake blueberry cheesecake is a decadent yet easy to make dessert. It is rich and creamy and makes an amazing dessert for a special celebration or holiday. This fresh blueberry cheesecake forgoes traditional graham crackers and instead uses blueberry muffins to make a delicious crust.
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These vegan Nachos with Butternut Squash “Queso” and Walnut “Chorizo” Crumbles come from Danny Seo’s cookbook, Naturally, Delicious Dinners.
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With Independance Day coming up, these blue mashed potatoes will wow your guests, both with their creamy buttery flavor and their patriotic hue. Oh yea… and did I mention they're BLUE?
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These bright and vibrant blue cupcakes are perfect for spring, and the best thing about them, is they get their beautiful color naturally, by using butterfly pea flower.
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Blue raspberry and lemons come together for a fruity explosion of flavor and vibrant colors like you’ve never had before!
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Naturally Blue Bundt Cake with lemon.
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How to Make Blue Hawaiian Jello Shots - Entertaining Diva
This Blue Hawaiian jello shots recipe made with Malibu rum will make you feel like you’re sitting on a tropical beach with a fruity cocktail.
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An amazing full-bodied, refreshing, and blue-tiful way to treat yourself on this lovely hump day! Combines the stunning color of Blue Butterfly Pea Powder & Butterfly Pea Flowers with the bright floral flavor of Jasmine Flowers.
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Cosy up to a warm mug of this butterfly pea latte. It’s pretty and delicious, and you can make it with the dried butterfly pea flowers or powder.
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I absolutely love these vegan coconut balls for the holidays, a healthier sweet treat.
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These Blackberry Cookies are naturally blue from puréed blackberries! They have a sweet tangy flavor and are super easy to make. No artificial coloring or flavor.
Get the RECIPE from Veggie Desserts

How to Make Ahead and Store

Many of these blue food recipes can be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator for a few days or even in the freezer. Simply check the individual recipes for full storing instructions and details on how to make ahead. 

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25+ BEST Blue Foods (Sweet + Savory)

Looking for the BEST blue foods for a baby shower or blue-themed party? I’ve got you covered with these 30+ delicious blue food recipes! Try these Blueberry Breakfast Cookies. Perfect for brunch or dessert!
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Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 36 cookies

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 375°. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together flour, salt, and baking soda. Set aside. In the bowl of a stand mixer, cream together butter and brown sugar until smooth. Add in the eggs and vanilla extract. Add the applesauce and mix until combined.
  • Slowly add the dry ingredients into liquid ingredients and mix until combined. Add the oats and mix to combine. Gently fold in the quinoa, blueberries and white chocolate chips.
  • Spoon dough in 1-tablespoon portions onto prepared sheets, spacing 1” apart.
  • Bake cookies until golden, 12–15 minutes. Transfer cookies to a wire rack and let cool.

Notes

DO AHEAD: Store cooled cookies airtight at room temperature for 1 day, or freeze for up to 1 month.
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Nutrition

Calories: 132kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 16mg | Sodium: 105mg | Potassium: 81mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 95IU | Vitamin C: 0.5mg | Calcium: 23mg | Iron: 0.8mg

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