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Give bakes and savoury dishes a citrussy burst with our luscious lemon recipes. Choose from zingy tarts, traybakes, cheesecakes, risotto dishes and more.

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  • Lemon drizzle cake loaf on a pretty platter

    Lemon drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.2683 ratings

    It's difficult not to demolish this classic lemon drizzle in just one sitting, so why not make two at once?

  • Gregg's tangy lemon tart

    Gregg's tangy lemon tart

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.146 ratings

    Gregg Wallace fell in love with Michel Roux Snr's lemon tart at first bite. This is his version of the classic recipe

  • Luscious lemon baked cheesecake

    Luscious lemon baked cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.236 ratings

    A simple but very impressive pud, light enough to have a slice to finish a big meal

  • Lemon curd

    Lemon curd

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.137 ratings

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

  • Cheesecake on cake stand with knife

    Lemon cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.176 ratings

    Need a simple, zingy dessert you can make with minimal fuss? Try this creamy mascarpone lemon cheesecake, made with just a few basic storecupboard ingredients

  • Gluten-free lemon drizzle cake with a slice taken

    Gluten-free lemon drizzle cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.184 ratings

    With a special surprise ingredient, this gluten-free lemon cake stays beautifully moist. To everyone’s amazement it's mash potato!

  • Lemon & poppyseed cupcakes

    Lemon & poppyseed cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.325 ratings

    These zesty cupcakes look so gorgeous you won't want to eat them, but once you start you won't be able to stop

  • Lemon & elderflower traybake in squares

    Lemon & elderflower traybake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    This clever twist on the classic bakewell has a delicate floral flavour, making it ideal for serving at spring garden parties or bake sales

  • Lemon pudding on plate with ice cream

    Fastest ever lemon pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.131 ratings

    Being short of time needn't stop you making your own pudding. This microwave-friendly sponge is ready in 10 minutes and can easily be a chocolate pud too

  • A vegan lemon cake loaf cut into slices

    Vegan lemon cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.282 ratings

    Try baking a vegan version of lemon cake. Light and zingy, it also works well if you replace the flour and baking powder with gluten-free alternatives

  • Ultimate lemon meringue pie on a cake stand

    Ultimate lemon meringue pie

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.382 ratings

    You can't go wrong with a classic lemon meringue pie, and this easy recipe is particularly good

  • Courgette & lemon risotto

    Courgette & lemon risotto

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.121 ratings

    An easy vegetarian one-pot risotto - simply stir in your seasonal veg, simmer and enjoy

  • Elderflower & lemon celebration cake served on a cake stand and decorated with fresh flowers

    Lemon & elderflower celebration cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.79 ratings

    Decorate this simple elderflower and lemon cake with edible flowers for a showstopping celebration dessert. It's perfect for a wedding or birthday

  • Lemon drizzle slices

    Lemon drizzle slices

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.123 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

  • Three open wraps serving chicken & lemon skewers

    Chicken & lemon skewers

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.42 ratings

    These chicken skewers in flatbreads taste great as well as being healthy and an easy-to-make dinner for hectic weeknights

  • Lemon drizzle sponge pudding with a portion scooped out

    Lemon drizzle sponge pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.48 ratings

    Transform a classic lemon drizzle cake into a self-saucing pud for a cheap, comforting dessert. Serve with cream or custard

  • Pancakes with cream, lemon curd and zest on plate

    Lemon drizzle pancakes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.12 ratings

    Indulge in a stack of our ultra-indulgent lemon drizzle pancakes, inspired by our favourite classic bake. These are a guaranteed crowd-pleaser

  • Lemon curd & blueberry loaf cake

    Lemon curd & blueberry loaf cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.143 ratings

    Kids can help make this simple springtime treat – delicious with extra lemon curd and yogurt as a pud, or serve with a cuppa

  • Lemon marmalade

    Lemon marmalade

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.35 ratings

    Homemade marmalade needn't be hard work - this simple method cooks lemons whole to start, saving time and effort

  • Lemon layer cake with soft cheese icing on a cake stand

    Easy lemon layer cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.31 ratings

    Indulge in a slice of lemon cake for afternoon tea. With lovely light sponge layers, a citrus zing offsets the rich and creamy soft cheese icing

  • Sussex puddle pudding

    Sussex puddle pudding

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    This twist on a classic steamed pud has a sweet sponge topping with a puddle of sticky lemon sauce underneath. Finish with a splash of cream

  • Lemon sorbet

    Lemon sorbet

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.22 ratings

    A simple and refreshing lemon sorbet with just 4 ingredients, serve as a light dessert or in between courses at a dinner party

  • Two servings of Amalfi lemon, chilli & anchovy spaghetti

    Amalfi lemon, chilli & anchovy spaghetti

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.16 ratings

    Get a taste of Italy with this Amalfi Coast-inspired spaghetti dish flavoured with lemons, anchovies, chilli, garlic and parmesan

  • A lemon & buttermilk pound cake with the first slice cut

    Lemon & buttermilk pound cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.44 ratings

    This buttermilk pound cake has a dense, moist crumb and bags of lemon flavour to cut through the richness. Make it for afternoon tea or for a summer picnic

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