Lemon Desserts To Turn a Bad Day Around

lemon desserts

When life hands you lemons, skip the lemonade and make a dessert. Tart, tangy, and sweet, they’re a scrumptious way to end a meal. We know dessert can turn a bad day around. When you add bright and refreshing lemon flavor to the recipe, we promise they’ll be smiles all around.

Limoncello Creme Cake

Limoncello Creme Cake

"Lemon heaven for lemon lovers. That's how we'd describe this cool and creamy limoncello cake. Each bite of this cake is bursting with lemon." - The Kitchen Crew
Lemony Doodles

Lemony Doodles

"This is a recipe that came about because of my love of all things lemon! My kids and grandkids love snickerdoodles (don't we all!). One night I was playing around and thought I want to make a lemon cookie. I couldn't find a recipe that I liked so decided that I would experiment and this is what I came up with!" - Mary
Lemon Icebox Cake

Lemon Icebox Cake

"Lemon Icebox Cake was inspired by the classic pie. This silky, refrigerated cake has the popular filling made with lemon juice and sweet condensed milk. It’s the perfect marriage of tangy, tart lemon filling and buttery cake and crowned with fluffy whipped cream." - Paula
Lemon Blueberry Zucchini Bread

Lemon Blueberry Zucchini Bread

"Oh man, this is an irresistible quick bread. Made with simple ingredients, it's filled with fresh blueberry and notes of lemon. Shredded zucchini helps to keep this flavorful bread very moist. It's kind of a cross between bread and cobbler." - The Kitchen Crew
Southern Lemon White Cake With Lemon Curd

Southern Lemon White Cake With Lemon Curd

"Wow, this lemon white cake is phenomenal. Dense and moist, the cake's not overly sweet. The tart lemon curd helps to balance out the sweetness of the buttercream frosting. This will be a show stopper on any dessert table." - The Kitchen Crew
Lemon Cream Pie

Lemon Cream Pie

"Unbelievably light and airy this Lemon Cream Pie is a lemon lovers dream. The buttery graham cracker crust serves as a base to a luscious lemon filling that has the perfect balance of sweet and tart. This pie tastes like pure sunshine and is the perfect no-bake pie anytime of year." - Debbie
Melt in Your Mouth Lemon Bars

Melt in Your Mouth Lemon Bars

"Lemon lover or not, these bars SO melt in your mouth you'll want to eat the whole pan." - The Kitchen Crew
Refreshing Lemon Icebox Cake

Refreshing Lemon Icebox Cake

"This cake is so refreshing and a crowd-pleaser. A great cake to take to a gathering, you will surely leave with a clean cake platter." - Kathy
Blueberry Swirl Lemon Cheesecake

Blueberry Swirl Lemon Cheesecake

"This cheesecake is really easy to make, it’s pretty much a basic cheesecake with lemon added to the cheesecake and a blueberry sauce is dolloped into the batter and swirled around, making beautiful blue ribbons, before baking." - Kevin
Lemony Summer Squash Bread

Lemony Summer Squash Bread

"My family loves the fresh, lemon flavor of this bread. One of my daughters eats hers with a little blackberry jam. I have also made it with a generous handful of blueberries added to the batter. My other daughter enjoyed that toasted." - Susan
Lemon Chia Muffins

Lemon Chia Muffins

"My little one loves anything lemon-flavored, so I made these vegan muffins specially for him. They are super-easy to make and the perfect after-school snack with a cup of tea or coffee for Mom. Sweetened with applesauce and maple syrup, they are wonderfully guilt-free and satisfying!" - Shikha
Tangy Lemon Sugar Cookies

Tangy Lemon Sugar Cookies

"These Lemon Sugar Cookies are delicious and tangy. You can vary your choice of citrus and use orange, lime, or even grapefruit in this recipe." - Nicole