Citrus Recipes

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Eggs Benedict

Rating: 4.03 stars
Hot buttered English muffins, Canadian-style bacon, and poached eggs are topped with a heavenly drizzle of hollandaise sauce. Wonderful for Easter, Mother's Day, or anytime you want to treat yourself to the best brunch in the world! Serve with roasted potatoes for mopping up the extra egg yolk and hollandaise. If you prefer, you can substitute ham for the Canadian bacon in this recipe.

Mama's Asian Chicken and Rice

Rating: 4.52 stars
A great orange chicken dish!

Broiled Grapefruit

Rating: 4.07 stars
Sweeten up your morning with this nifty way to prepare grapefruit! This is the only way my mother could convince me to eat my grapefruit, and I still eat it this way.

Margarita Cake

Rating: 4.6 stars
A margarita - tequila, lime juice, triple sec - is baked into a cake mix.

Vietnamese Style Vegetarian Curry Soup

Rating: 4.38 stars
Vietnamese style curry powder can be found in Asian markets - especially in cities that have a large Vietnamese population. If you can't find it, use Madras curry powder. This spicy soup can be made into a thick stew by reducing the vegetable stock and water by half. Serve with rice and French bread.

Easy Garlic-Lemon Scallops

Rating: 4.6 stars
Scallops sauteed in butter and garlic will melt in your mouth. Lemon juice gives it a nice kick.

Perfect Lemon Curd

Rating: 4.61 stars
Wonderfully tart, classic English lemon curd...perfect with scones and tea.

Grandma's Lemon Meringue Pie

Rating: 4.63 stars
This is a very fun recipe to follow, because Grandma makes it sweet and simple. This pie is thickened with cornstarch and flour in addition to egg yolks, and contains no milk.

Greek Lemon Chicken Soup

Rating: 4.49 stars
This soup is perfect as an introduction to a full Greek meal, or a hearty bowlful for a meal in itself. Serve with fresh pita triangles, and you'll be sure to please your guests!!

Easy Lemon Pepper Chicken Wings

Rating: 4.7 stars
My family and I love chicken wings, especially during football season. I just got tired of spending so much money on wings for our party that I decided to whip up my own version of Wing Stop's® lemon pepper chicken wings. The ending result was an empty platter and pleased bellies.

Greek-Style Lemon Roasted Potatoes

Rating: 4.78 stars
A great complement with souvlaki. I often cook this on the BBQ with the souvlaki. All you need is a great Greek salad for a full meal!

Air Fryer Lobster Tails with Lemon-Garlic Butter

Rating: 4.79 stars
Don't wait for your next Maine vacation to indulge in lobster tails! You can enjoy meaty lobster tails at home--cooked in your air fryer--with a lemon-garlic butter sauce.

Inspiration and Ideas

15 Meyer Lemon Recipes That Celebrate Citrus Season
There's a good reason why Meyer lemons have a devoted fan base: Meyer lemons have a distinctive flavor and aroma that can't be matched by ordinary lemons.

The Best Lemon Bars

Rating: 4.53 stars

Tart, rich and perfection, all rolled into one! Wow your friends with this simple recipe. Hint: No Substitutions!