Lemon Recipes

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Tart Lemon Triangles

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This is a lovely conclusion to an elegant spring dinner! I garnish them with whipped cream, a strawberry fan and a sprig of mint.

Perfect Lemon Curd

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Wonderfully tart, classic English lemon curd...perfect with scones and tea.

Shrimp Lemon Pepper Linguini

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So easy to make, done in minutes, and absolutely delicious. Keeps well in the fridge, too!

Lemon Cooler Cream Cake

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Incredibly easy and inexpensive to make. Great for the summer, perfect for all occasions. Can be made with low fat topping.

Chicken Piccata II

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Lemony flavored chicken with a heavenly coating. Prepare this dish and get ready to have your tummy 'touched by an angel'!

Refreshing Cucumber Lemonade

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Cucumber is the perfect complement to the traditional summer lemonade. Display it in the pitcher with cucumber and/or lemon slices.


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Truly worth the time required to create this distinguished ice cold refreshing drink.

Easy Lemony-Dilly Cucumber Salad

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Zesty lemon zest, tasty dill, and a teensy bit of sugar all combine with cucumbers to make a super-duper tasty combo. The recipe says 4 servings, but I ate it all myself. Does not keep well, so only make as much as you will be eating right away.

Prize Winning Lemon Fluff Pie

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This is my Great-Grandmother Alice's award-winning pie! This is one of the pies she made for the restaurant she owned in Sebastopol, California. Enjoy!

The Best Lemon Bars

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

Grandma's Lemon Meringue Pie

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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.

Easy Garlic-Lemon Scallops

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

Inspiration and Ideas

Old-Fashioned Lemon Pound Cake

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This is an old recipe that my grandmother always made. It goes great with coffee and is quick and easy to make. Light lemon flavor that can be accompanied with a lemon glaze if desired.