13 Fresh and Summery Lemon Desserts

Just because lemons are sour doesn’t mean they can’t be also sweet! And the fresh, tangy flavor of lemon is perfect for summer. These lemon desserts will have your lips puckering up and begging for more!

  • 13 Summery Sweet Lemon Treats! 1 of 14
    13 lemon desserts

    These fresh lemon desserts are perfect for a summer treat!

  • Iced Lemon Cups 2 of 14
    Iced Lemon Cups

    Does a dessert get any more lemony or perfect for summer than this? No!

    Make Iced Lemon Cups

  • Nana’s Lemon Meringue Pie 3 of 14
    lemon meringue pie

    Lemon meringue pie is perhaps the most classic lemon dessert, and I love that this is a family recipe.

    Make Nana's Lemon Meringue Pie

  • Luscious Lemon Gelato 4 of 14
    luscious lemon gelato

    Again, such a perfect lemon dessert for summer!

    Make Luscious Lemon Gelato

  • Lemon Cheesecake 5 of 14
    lemon cheesecake

    I could live and breathe this cheesecake. It's one of my favorite cheesecake recipes, with an amazing sour cream top layer. I can't get enough!

    Make Lemon Cheesecake

  • Summer Lemon Thins 6 of 14
    summer lemon thins

    These thin and crispy cookies are perfect for a summer picnic or trip to the beach.

    Make Summer Lemon Thins

  • Lemon Spritz Wreaths 7 of 14
    lemon spritz wreaths

    These lemon cookies are downright beautiful and I'm pretty sure I could put a few (several? many?) down without thinking twice!

    Make Lemon Spritz Wreaths

  • Blueberry Lemon Cream Scones 8 of 14
    blueberry lemon cream scones

    Grab those summer blueberries and lemons and get in the kitchen to make these scones!

    Make Blueberry Lemon Cream Scones

  • Lemon Yogurt Fritters 9 of 14
    lemon yogurt fritters

    These lemon yogurt fritters are like a gourmet version of a classic summer fair treat, only even more delicious!

    Make Lemon Yogurt Fritters

  • Lemon Yogurt Cake 10 of 14
    lemon yogurt cake

    I love lemon cakes and the addition of yogurt will give the cake even more tang!

    Make Lemon Yogurt Cake

  • Homemade Lemon Curd 11 of 14
    homemade lemon curd

    Start slathering this homemade lemon curd on all your favorite summer fruits!

    Make Homemade Lemon Curd

  • Lemon Squares 12 of 14
    lemon squares

    This is my favorite lemon square recipe, hands down. 

    Make Lemon Squares

  • Whole Wheat Lemon Yogurt Waffles 13 of 14
    whole wheat lemon yogurt waffles

    Another recipe pairing lemon with yogurt, these whole wheat waffles look and sound amazing.

    Make Whole Wheat Lemon Yogurt Waffles

  • Little Lemon Plum Cake Tarts 14 of 14
    little lemon plum cake tarts

    Have a plum tree filled to the brim? Make these little lemon plum cakes to help use those babies up!

    Make Little Lemon Plum Cake Tarts

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Article Posted 5 years Ago

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