Lemon is one of our favorite flavors here at Kitchn. We love how it can be sweet or savory; how you can drink it or salt it or make it it into a curd. Here are 20 of our most important lemon recipes, from classic lemon spritz cookies to limoncello and all the tasty things in between.
These are the desserts that will make your lips pucker up with pleasure. You'll find cookies, cakes, and lemon rolls with a cream cheese glaze.
- Lemon Curd Sandwich Cookies
- Lemon Spritz Cookies
- Meyer Lemon-Olive Oil Chiffon Cake
- Buttery Lemon Angel Biscuits
- Sticky Lemon Rolls with Lemon Cream Cheese Glaze
- Lemon Poppyseed Bundt Cake
- Blueberry-Lemon Skillet Cake
- Lemon Supreme Layer Cake
Harness the flavor of lemon to bring dimension and intrigue to your savory dishes. Amp it up a bit and let it be the star flavor with satisfying results.
- Triple Lemon Fettucine Alfredo
- Spinach and Lemon Soup with Orzo
- Slow-Cooker Lemon Dal
- Skillet Cod with Lemon and Capers
- Lemon and Sea Salt Focaccia
- Stir-Fried Chile-Lemon Shrimp and Rice Noodles
Classic lemonade and a boozy rendition to add to your must-make list.
- Bryant Terry's Gunpowder Lemonade
- How To Make Limoncello
- Salted, Smoked & Frozen: 10 Tasty Variations on Lemonade
Get familiar with classic lemon recipes so you can add a spot of brightness to whatever you're preparing.