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Lemon curd recipes

28 Recipes

Whip up a pot of luscious lemon curd with our easy recipe, then make one of our favourite citrussy sweet treats. Try a fruity sponge, a rich fool or trifle. 

Lemon curd

4.697675

(43 ratings)

There’s nothing quite like a simple, zesty, homemade lemon curd. Perfect on toast, scones, hot buttered crumpets or rippled through ice cream...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lemon curd & yogurt fool

4.727275

(44 ratings)

Treat yourself to a delightfully easy family dessert - ready in just five minutes
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Almond & lemon curd buttons

4.166665

(30 ratings)

Hidden inside these crumbly biscuits lies a heart of lemon curd, giving an unexpected burst of flavour
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Rhubarb & lemon curd cake

4.76316

(38 ratings)

A lemon sponge cake dotted with tender pink pieces of rhubarb and topped with decadent cream frosting
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Lemon curd & orange cake

4.142855

(7 ratings)

Enjoy a slice of lemon curd and orange cake for elevenses or afternoon tea. Top with flaked almonds and lemon zest and serve with a cuppa
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lemon curd & blueberry loaf cake

4.46154

(117 ratings)

Kids can help make this simple springtime treat – delicious with extra lemon curd and yogurt as a pud, or serve with a cuppa...
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy

Raspberry, pistachio & lemon curd trifles

0

(0 ratings)

Enjoy these individual raspberry, pistachio & lemon trifles as part of a summer menu. They're easy to assemble and you can easily pack them up in tubs for picnics...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Almond & lemon meringue roulade

4.90909

(22 ratings)

This pudding from reader Elizabeth Clark is the perfect centrepiece, complete with chewy meringue, creamy lemon filling and retro decoration
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

Lemon & caraway roulade

4

(3 ratings)

With it's light, lemony taste, this is will become everyone's summer favourite in no time
  • 45 mins
  • More effort

Lemon kisses

4.24

(25 ratings)

Who could resist a kiss? These dainty melt-in-the-mouth biscuits make a scrumptious addition to an afternoon tea spread
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Hot cross bread & lemon pudding

4.391305

(23 ratings)

Use up your leftover fruit buns in this sumptuous spin on traditional bread and butter pudding - a great spring bake
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Lemon stars

4.5

(2 ratings)

Fill up the biscuit tin for the Christmas holidays with these gorgeous lemon star biscuits with a lemon curd filling. They make a lovely mid-morning treat
  • 35 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Lemon bars

4.208335

(24 ratings)

These slices of zesty lemony goodness are hard to resist
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Little iced lemon mousses

4.827585

(29 ratings)

Make these smart, simple desserts ahead of time for a relaxed Friday night supper with friends
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Lemon & rhubarb rice pudding

5

(2 ratings)

Infuse traditional rice pudding with lemon curd and rhubarb for a zesty yet comforting dessert. It's a real treat on a cold day...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lemon & raspberry doughnut pudding

5

(3 ratings)

Expect requests for second helpings of this decadent dessert! Bake raspberry doughnuts with fresh custard, lemon curd and raspberries
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lemon drizzle slices

4.72973

(74 ratings)

A classic British cake from the Bake Off judge, Paul Hollywood's lemon drizzle is a simple traybake, made extra special with feather icing...
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Lemon meringue ice cream cake

4.29412

(51 ratings)

This looks and tastes so good people will never believe it only takes 20 minutes to put together
  • 4 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy

Citrus & marzipan Bakewell tart

4.857145

(7 ratings)

Swap cherry for tangy lemon and lime for a zingy spin on this classic almond pie with sponge filling and layer of fruity curd
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • More effort

Lemon sherbet jammy dodgers

4.7

(10 ratings)

Everyone's favourite jam biscuit gets a zesty makeover - sandwich with lemon curd and sprinkle with sherbet for extra zing...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Lemon meringue cake

4.8

(5 ratings)

Take lemon meringue to a new level with this caramel-infused sponge filled with lemon curd and topped with Italian meringue
  • 3 hours
  • A challenge

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