16 Lemon Recipes Just in Time for Summer

Easy to make recipes using lemons for yummy cookies, cupcakes, bread, bars, truffles and dessert recipes.   Delight your family with these refreshing summery lemon recipes.   There is nothing quite like fresh lemons with a twist, and these recipes will give you tons of ideas on how to make lemons spectacular.  {{knuckle bumps}} 

We’ve taken away all the guess work on how to make recipes with lemon with these incredible tutorials. For even more lemon recipes Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 54 tutorials.  You can always search there if you’’re looking for more tutorials with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

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Lemon Recipe

Warm Lemon Pudding Cake

1.  Warm Lemon Pudding Cake ~ Warm “souffle-like” cake with lemon pudding on the bottom.

Lemon Trifle

2.  Lemon Trifle ~ A refreshing lemon curd dessert perfect for spring or summer.  You can use a store bought angel food cake to save time.

Lemon Cake Roll

3.  Lemon Cake Roll ~ A lemon cake and lemon whipped cream filling rolled up into a perfectly luscious cake.

Sticky Lemon Rolls with Lemon Cream Cheese Glaze

4.  Sticky Lemon Rolls with Lemon Cream Cheese Glaze ~ Instead of the traditional cinnamon roll try this tangy and sweet summer version using lemon.

Lemon Marshmallow Meringue Pie

5.  Lemon Marshmallow Meringue Pie ~ This sweet and tart melt-in-your-mouth confection is easy to make and tastes just like its namesake with a secret ingredient, marshmallow!

Lemon Sour Cream Pound Cake

6.  Lemon Sour Cream Pound Cake ~ This rich and creamy Lemon Sour Cream Pound Cake is the perfect balance between tart and sweet. The flavors of this pound cake really gets your taste buds zinging!

Lemon Blueberry Muffins

7.  Lemon Blueberry Muffins ~ Lemon Blueberry Muffins are a delicious twist on classic blueberry muffins. These muffins are filled with blueberries and refreshing hints of lemon juice and zest. 

Lemon Cookies

Sugar Cookie Lemon Tarts

8.  Sugar Cookie Lemon Tarts ~ A buttery sugar cookie crust paired with a tangy lemon curd filling.  Sweet and delicious!

Lemon Curd Thumbprint Cookies

9.  Lemon Curd Thumbprint Cookies ~ Light, melt-in-your-mouth- sweet and tart. The perfect combination and the simple homemade lemon curd makes them even better.

Lemon Macarons

10.  Lemon Macarons  ~ If you are looking for something a little more advanced, try making delicious lemon macarons in the shape of lemons.  The perfect treat to enjoy with a glass of lemonade this summer.

Lemon Crinkle Cookies

11.  Lemon Crinkle Cookies ~ Sweet and tangy cookies with a crackled looking texture.  Chewy with a crunchy exterior.  

Lemon Desserts Recipes

Lemon Meringue Fudge

12.  Lemon Meringue Fudge ~ This sweet/tart melt-in-your-mouth confection is easy to make and tastes just like its namesake! 

How to Make Lemon Curd

13.  Lemon Shortbread Truffles ~ The sweet and tangy lemon curd/lemon zest combo in these Lemon Shortbread Truffles sound amazing!  There’s a candy coated shell, a soft creamy filling, and a hint of shortbread cookie crumbs.

Lemon Dessert Bars

Best Lemon Bars

14.  Best Lemon Bars ~ Who loves the flavor of lemons besides me? This lemon bar recipe was one that my grandma used to always make for us growing up. 

Healthy Lemon Dessert 

Lemon Curd Recipes

15.  Lemon Curd Frozen Yogurt ~ A refreshing tangy frozen treat made with greek yogurt, vanilla yogurt and lemon curd.  So delicious and so much better for you than ice cream. 

Skinny Lemon Blueberry Donuts with Lavender Glaze

16.  Skinny Lemon Blueberry Donuts with Lavender Glaze ~ Drop the calories and sugar, but still enjoy a decadent treat for breakfast.   These donuts are made using a lemon cake mix, greek yogurt and egg whites.

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