The Best Lemon Recipes (sweet & savory!)

Fun truth about AK readers: they're really lemon OBSESSED. Seriously, each and every time I publish a brand new lemon recipe on the weblog or share it on social everybody is going loopy for it. One of the most requested truffles is “anything else with lemon.”

Alright folks, I’ve heard your call for more and more lemon recipes so I made up our minds to place in combination this roundup of ALL of my recipes the usage of contemporary lemons. That’s right, you’ll find over 50 amazing, sweet and savory lemon recipes that you'll seriously experience for each meal.

Fall in love with lemons

As I began to position in combination this massive checklist of wholesome lemon recipes I noticed just how continuously I cook dinner and bake with lemons. Lemon juice (and zest) simply occur to sneak their method into everything from breads and desserts to dressings, main dishes, and naturally, muffins, cookies and bars. It adds freshness and acidity to such things as dressings & marinades, plus provides vibrant flavor to candy treats.

For ease, I broke those recipes down into:

If you’ve ever wondered “what can I do with excess lemons?” the resolution is to select a recipe from each of these categories and move have your self a lemon celebration.

lemon blueberry baked oatmeal in a baking dish with a slice cut out

Sweet breakfasts

Lemon Poppy Seed Blueberry Baked Oatmeal

Lemon Blueberry Smoothie

Healthy Lemon Poppy Seed Bread

Lemon Blueberry Quinoa Pancakes

Honey-Lemon Ricotta Breakfast Toast with Figs + Pistachios

Strawberry Lemonade Smoothie

Healthy Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins with Lemon Blueberry Glaze

Paleo Lemon Blueberry Bread

Chia, Lemon & Strawberry Zucchini Muffins

Vegan Lemon Blueberry Loaf

spring green salad with lemon vinaigrette in a bowl

Fruit & veggie salads

Everything Spring Green Salad with Basil Lemon Vinaigrette

Vegan Caesar Salad

Peach Brussels Sprouts Crunch Salad with Creamy Tahini Poppy Seed Dressing

Spicy Ranch Chopped Chicken Cabbage Salad

Healthy Summer Broccoli Salad

The Easiest Chopped Greek Chickpea Salad

Southwest Chicken Salad with Chipotle Greek Yogurt Dressing

Avocado Peach Tomato Salad with Dilly Tahini Dressing

Shredded Brussels Sprouts & Kale Salad with Apple, Gorgonzola & Candied Pecans

Easy Mediterranean Pesto Chickpea Salad

Vegan Potato Salad with Herbed Tahini Sauce

Summer Chicken Chopped Salad with Strawberries, Avocado + Feta

Warm Brussels Sprouts Salad

Winter Roasted Butternut Squash Black Lentil Salad with Grapes + Arugula

Vegan Potato Salad with Herbed Tahini Sauce

Kale and Brussels Sprout Salad with Cranberries & Toasted Almonds

vegan caesar pasta salad in a bowl

Quinoa & pasta salads

Vegan Caesar Pasta Salad

Roasted Carrot Cauliflower Quinoa Salad with Sunshine Dressing

Kale, Edamame & Quinoa Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Damn Good BLT Pasta Salad with Creamy Jalapeño Cashew Dressing

Roasted Veggie, Chickpea & Pesto Quinoa Salad

Peach, Tomato & Corn Arugula Pasta Salad

Green Goddess Tuna Quinoa Salad

Avocado & Tomato Chickpea Pasta Salad with Lemon Basil Vinaigrette

Sweet Potato Quinoa Salad with Cherries, Goat Cheese + Candied Walnuts

Fresh Strawberry Basil Quinoa Salad with Goat Cheese, Sunflower Seeds & Lemon Vinaigrette

curry chickpea salad wraps on a plate

Sandwiches & wraps

Vegan Curry Chickpea Salad Collard Wraps

High-Protein Black Bean Avocado Tuna Salad Sandwiches

Farmer’s Market Spicy Tuna Wraps with Homemade Chipotle Greek Yogurt Ranch

Smashed Chickpea Avocado Salad Sandwich with Cranberries + Lemon

spooning sunshine dressing out of a jar

Dressings & sauces

Healthy Lemon Basil Vinaigrette

Creamy Tahini Poppy Seed Dressing

Sunshine Dressing

Vegan Caesar Dressing

Healthy Curry Tahini Dressing

Creamy Feta Yogurt Dressing (or dip!)

Jalapeño Cashew Cream Sauce

The Best Creamy Tahini Sauce Recipe

five bowls of homemade hummus on a board

Snacks, apps & aspects

How to Make Super Creamy Hummus (+5 different flavor variations!)

Cilantro Pistachio Pesto Hummus

Sweet and Spicy Curry Hummus

Roasted Garlic Hummus

White Cheddar Brussels Sprouts & Pistachio Crostini with Hot Honey

Roasted Garlic Basil Pesto Potatoes with Arugula

Roasted Sweet Potato Hummus

Summer Berry Crostini with Lemon Ricotta + Honey

Roasted Beet Hummus

Garlic White Bean Basil Hummus

honey lemon garlic salmon on a baking sheet

Savory dinners

Honey Lemon Garlic Salmon

One Pan Tandoori Chicken with Spiced Coconut Rice

Jalapeño Curry Turkey Burgers

Sheet Pan Moroccan Chicken with Sweet Potatoes & Cauliflower

5-Ingredient Lemon Yogurt Marinated Grilled Chicken Breasts

Avocado Basil Pesto Zucchini Noodles

Paleo Turmeric Chicken Meatballs with Green Tahini Sauce

Butternut Squash, Chickpea & Lentil Moroccan Stew

Healthy Chicken Burgers with Spinach Basil Pesto & Mozzarella

Comforting & Healthy Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup (with a hint of lemon & rosemary)

paleo lemon poppy seed cookies on a baking sheet

Incredible truffles

Paleo Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies

Almond Lemon Raspberry Poppy Seed Cake

Soft Brown Butter Ginger Cookies with Lovely Lemon Icing

Lemon Blueberry Zucchini Cake with Lemon Frosting

Lemon Cookies with Lovely Lemon Glaze

Healthy Lemon Bars (gluten free, dairy free & paleo!)

Vegan & Gluten Free Lemon Blueberry Pistachio Cupcakes

If you're making any of those lemon recipes remember to leave a remark and a ranking on the recipe so I know the way you liked it!

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