Lemon Sauce

Lemon Sauce Recipe

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This sauce is simple and delicious. Very good drizzled over coffee cakes or as an icing for cupcakes. (then decorate). All kinds of uses. Just generally a nice sweet sauce recipe to have on hand.


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5 Min
5 Min
Stove Top


  • 1/2 c
  • 4 1/2 tsp
    corn starch
  • 1 tsp
    grated lemon peel
  • 1 c
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice, fresh or concentrate

How to Make Lemon Sauce


  1. In a sauce pan combine sugar, cornstarch, lemon peel
  2. Whisk in water gradually until blended and thickened. This takes about 2 minutes.
    Remove from heat.
  3. Stir in butter and lemon juice.
    Use warm or cool.

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About Lemon Sauce

Course/Dish: Fruit Sauces
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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