10 Ways to Celebrate Your Love of Lollipops

Celebrate National Lollipop Day with our favorite lollipop-inspired recipes and ideas.

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Lollipops may have paved the way for the now popular treats on sticks. Although cakes, pickles, pies and other treats are new to the stick game, lollipops have been around a long time. Some sources say they've been around in America since the early 1800s.

To celebrate the holiday, we gathered our favorite lollipop-inspired recipes and ideas, from our favorite foods on sticks to rainbow-colored everything.

Red Wine Lollipops

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Make This: Red Wine Lollipop

Pie Pops

Place Desserts in Basket

Place Desserts in Basket

Stick dessert into basket as desired, into floral foam if necessary. Enjoy at home or be the center star of your block party's dessert table.

Mini pies that are easy to eat? What's not to like?

Make This: Pie Pops

Drinks With Lollipops

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Create a splash of color at your next party with a sweet lollipop and champagne.

Lollipop or Cookie?

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It has the look of a lollipop but the flavor of your favorite sugar cookie. It's the best of both worlds.

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Looking for the perfect wedding favor? Add an edible image on a sweet treat! Use your save-the-date or engagement photo to make the personalized pops from LolliPics.

Savory Sucker

Salmon Lollipops

Salmon Lollipops

Three ingredients are all you need to make these party-perfect appetizers. Simply cover balls of cream cheese in salmon and sprinkle with chives to create irresistible and savory hand-held treats. Get the recipe.

Even though lollipops are usually sweet, these salmon cream cheese pops will be a huge hit at your next party.

Make This: Salmon Lollipops

Floral Lollipops

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Add edible flowers to make this sweet treat.

Make This: Flower Lollipop

Gumball Machine Pops

Fun Gumball Pop Cake

Fun Gumball Pop Cake

If you love lollipops, you most likely love gumballs.

Beer Pops

Chocolate Stout Cake Pops

Chocolate Stout Cake Pops

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Abigail Barnes

Stout beer, chocolate and cake mix make for a delicious treat on a stick.

Edible Centerpiece

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You only need a few materials to make this whimsical centerpiece, including a bunch of colorfully-wrapped lollipops.

Make This: Lollipop Topiary

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