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Cooking with Fresh Lime: 15 Summer-Ready Lime Recipes

All of my best summer dishes have a simple secret: fresh lime juice. From salads to meats to sweets, the pleasant tang of fresh lime is the perfect compliment to a range of fresh summer dishes. Try a little sour power yourself with one of these 15 fantastically fresh lime recipes!

  • 15 Fresh Ways to Cook with Lime! 1 of 15
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    Try a little lime in your favorite summer recipes! 

  • Chili Lime Deviled Eggs 2 of 15
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    For these deviled eggs, chili and lime team up with airy egg yolks for an irresistible summer appetizer. 

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Shaina Olmanson

  • Mango Lime Fruit Leather 3 of 15
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    Homemade fruit leather is surprisingly easy to make at home here's a simple mango lime fruit leather recipe to get you started!

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Jaime Richardson

  • Spicy Corn on the Cob with Lime Butter 4 of 15
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    A little bit of lime and a hint of spice makes this corn on the cob extraordinary!

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Brooklyn Supper

  • Pork Tostadas 5 of 15
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    Lime is the secret ingredient in these delicious pork tostadas. 

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Angie McGowan

  • Blackberry Lime Cheesecake Tart 6 of 15
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    This lighter cheesecake tart with blackberries and lime is a great way to get all the incredible flavors of real cheesecake without the monster portion size.

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Brooklyn Supper

  • Tropical Lime Fruit Salad 7 of 15
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    Tropical fruits and lime are a terrific combo. This easy fruit salad recipe is just right for summer picnics!

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Kathy Patalsky

  • Kale Salad with Golden Beets and Lime Vinaigrette 8 of 15
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    Dark leafy greens, golden beets, and flavorful green garlic get a big boost from a homemade vinaigrette that uses the whole lime!

    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe 

    Image: Brooklyn Supper

  • Vegan Blackberry Lime Pie 9 of 15
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    Blackberries and limes were meant to be together. Check them out with this scrumptious vegan pie recipe!

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Kathy Patalsky

  • Mint Lime Fruit Salad 10 of 15
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    Bracing mint and tangy sweet limes compliment each other beautifully in this offbeat fruit salad. 

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Kathy Patalsky

  • Strawberry Lime Cake 11 of 15
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    Everyone loves a homemade strawberry cake, and this fruity creation features perfectly ripe berries complimented by the bright flavors of fresh lime.

    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe 

    Image: Brooklyn Supper

  • Lime Watermelon Frosty 12 of 15
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    This refreshing watermelon and lime frosty can be your in minutes!

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Kathy Patalsky

  • Zesty Lime Salad Dressing 13 of 15
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    Give your greens a little tang with this amazingly zesty lime dressing!

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Kathy Patalsky

  • Peanut Lime Soba Noodles 14 of 15
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    Lime is the perfect counterpoint to peanuts in this satisfying soba noodle dish.

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Kathy Patalsky

  • Preserved Lime Bars 15 of 15
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    These bright and tangy preserved lime bars are a unique summertime treat!

    Babble Food has the recipe 

    Image: Brooklyn Supper

 

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