12 Luscious and Savory Lemon Recipes Perfect for Summer

In the heat of summer it’s nice to have meals with a nice, fresh flavor. Lemon is the perfect ingredient to do just that, and lemon is so versatile, complementing all kinds of flavors and meats. These savory lemon recipes will be perfect for your summer dinner table!

  • 12 Savory Lemon Recipes 1 of 13
    12 savory lemon recipes

    These luscious lemon recipes will leave you happy and satisfied on a nice summer night!

  • Light Spicy Lemon Chicken 2 of 13
    light spicy lemon chicken

    This recipe is nice and light for summertime, easy to prepare and perfect for eating on a warm summer day.

    Make Light Spicy Lemon Chicken

  • Lemon Chicken Panini 3 of 13
    lemon chicken panini

    Paninis are always a great meal option quick to prepare and oh-so-delicious! These lemon chicken paninis seem especially perfect for summer!

    Make Lemon Chicken Panini

  • Lemon Sunflower Pesto Pasta 4 of 13
    lemon sunflower pesto pasta

    I love the lemon twist on this pesto pasta recipe, and the addition of sunflowers makes it different and pretty!

    Make Lemon Sunflower Pesto Pasta

  • Grilled Mahi Mahi with Lemon Butter Sauce 5 of 13
    grilled mahi mahi with lemon butter sauce

    The lemon butter sauce for this mahi mahi recipe is inspired by Macaroni Grill and the entire dish pairs nicely with lemon risotto. You can go lemon crazy!

    Make Grilled Mahi Mahi with Lemon Butter Sauce

  • Lemon Roasted Cornish Game Hens 6 of 13
    lemon roasted cornish game hens

    The lemon in this recipe gives the buttery and tender Cornish game hens a light, fresh flavor for summer.

    Make Lemon Roasted Cornish Game Hens

  • Lemon Pepper Pappardalle with Chicken and Leeks 7 of 13
    lemon pepper pappardalle with chicken and leeks

    A great go-to lemon dinner for a lazy summer night.

    Make Lemon Pepper Pappardalle with Chieken and Leeks

  • Blueberry Shrimp Salad with Lemon Dressing 8 of 13
    blueberry shrimp salad with lemon dressing

    Lemon always goes great with shrimp toss in some seasonal summer blueberries and you have the prefect summer dinner salad!

    Make Blueberry Shrimp Salad with Lemon Dressing

  • Lemon Pepper Cali Pasta Salad 9 of 13
    lemon pepper cali pasta salad

    A light and zesty pasta salad for summer filled with lemon pepper flavor.

    Make Lemon Pepper Cali Pasta Salad

  • Lemon Dill Grilled Salmon 10 of 13
    lemon dill grilled salmon

    Simply prepared, this grilled salmon just needs a bit of lemon and dill to put it over the top.

    Make Lemon Dill Grilled Salmon

  • Vegan Lemon Garlic Herb Cashew Ricotta 11 of 13
    Lemon Garlic Herb Cashew Ricotta

    This recipe has nice bright flavors and is super healthy! It also makes for a great "sauce" for homemade pizza.

    Make Vegan Lemon Garlic Herb Cashew Ricotta

  • Lemon Pepper Tahini Broccoli 12 of 13
    lemon pepper tahini broccoli

    A simple side dish where the lemon complements the broccoli perfectly.

    Make Lemon Pepper Tahini Broccoli

  • Perfect Lemon Chicken 13 of 13
    perfect lemon chicken

    I always love finding recipes that people LOVE and this is a perfect example. I can't wait to try this perfect lemon chicken!

    Make Perfect Lemon Chicken

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