Lemon Recipes

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Tart Lemon Triangles

Rating: 4.59 stars
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

Rating: 4.62 stars
Wonderfully tart, classic English lemon curd...perfect with scones and tea.

Shrimp Lemon Pepper Linguini

Rating: 4.55 stars
So easy to make, done in minutes, and absolutely delicious. Keeps well in the fridge, too!

Lemon Cooler Cream Cake

Rating: 4.57 stars
Incredibly easy and inexpensive to make. Great for the summer, perfect for all occasions. Can be made with low fat topping.

Chicken Piccata II

Rating: 4.41 stars
Lemony flavored chicken with a heavenly coating. Prepare this dish and get ready to have your tummy 'touched by an angel'!

Refreshing Cucumber Lemonade

Rating: 4.29 stars
Cucumber is the perfect complement to the traditional summer lemonade. Display it in the pitcher with cucumber and/or lemon slices.


Rating: 4.47 stars
Truly worth the time required to create this distinguished ice cold refreshing drink.

Easy Lemony-Dilly Cucumber Salad

Rating: 4.22 stars
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

Rating: 3.33 stars
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!

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.

Cornish Game Hens with Garlic and Rosemary

Rating: 4.52 stars
Crusty garlic bread and a nice light Chianti wine complement this meal very well.

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!

Inspiration and Ideas

10 Lemon Sugar Cookies That Are Full of Bright Flavor
If you like lemon, you're going to love this collection of easy-to-make lemon sugar cookies.
7 Sweet and Tart Cranberry-Lemon Recipes
No one at your table will be able to resist the incredible aroma when you bake one of these lemon and cranberry recipes

Tom Collins Cocktail

Rating: 4.89 stars

Created in the late 1800s, the Tom Collins is said to be named after a wide-spread practical joke that swept the country. This cocktail, however, is no joke.