#Zest Recipes


LEMON MERINGUE PIE

By Tere Gill
Sweet and tart, this is a pie that everyone loves. You may substitute bottled juice, but...

CHOCOLATE CHIP CHAMP

By Sandi Sheppard
Of course, not many people don't like chocolate chip cookies, so I took a classic and...

Leila's Beginner Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake

By Leila Rockwell
Since this is my first cheesecake I decided to use a chocolate crumb crust and followed...

Lemon Slush with Orange Zest Refresher (HCG ok!)

By Misty Hefner
I love Lemonade! I'm on the HCG diet and was missing it. This recipe does the...

Apple~Pear~Cranberry Crostata

By Carol Junkins
Great centerpiece for Thanksgiving! Best served with Vanilla Ice Cream. Rustic looking and impressive. Doesn't require any...

Orecchiette Pasta Salad

By Monika Rosales
Simple flavor combinations that work very well together

Lemony Cream Cheese Buttermilk Loaf

By Eudocia Romulus
A friend said it was the best cake I've ever made! (She's had quite a few...

SEAFOOD FRITTERS WITH MARMALADE DIPPING SAUCE

By Barbara Miller
I love seafood fritters with marmalade dipping sauce because when ever I make them they go...

Grandma Katherine's Lemon bars

By Melissa Buchanan-Smith
Grandma Katherine was a self taught cook. She often created her own recipes by taste....

Smokey Orange Pinwheels

By Kim Biegacki
This was made for our first challenge for "The Power of Orange" group. An appetizer with...

Lemon Curd

By Annelise Friedman
Yummy lemon curd that my family likes to use as a spread!

Saucy Cranberry Sauce

By Georgane Vann
I've done this for years, just made it up a little different this year. It's cooking...

Lime in the Coconut Graniti

By Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal
I wanted to make graniti, so I decided on something green when I saw on line...

Lemon Alfredo

By Brandy Bender
Found in a magazine.

Reduced Calorie Lemon Blueberry Bread

By Amy Herald
According to Google, 1/2 a cup blueberries contains just 44 calories, has 2 grams of dietary...
10 From-Scratch Sugar Cookie Recipes

10 From-Scratch Sugar Cookie Recipes


Sugar cookies are timeless and always a favorite. The ingredients are basic – butter, eggs, flour, vanilla, baking soda or powder, and, of course, sugar. Where they become special is adding spices and decorating with icing, colored sugar crystals, or even chocolate. Buttery and sweet, sugar cookies can be soft or cut out into shapes […]

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast


Pumpkin pie, pecan pie, apple pie, give us all the pies at Thanksgiving! Is it Thanksgiving if you don’t finish your feast with a slice of pie? We don’t think so. If asked to bring a pie or hosting Thanksgiving and not sure what pie to make, try one of these 14 recipes. From pumpkin […]

Easy Homemade Gifts for the Holiday Season

Easy Homemade Gifts for the Holiday Season


How is the holiday season here? Typically I’m heading to a few parties, but this year I’m staying close to home. Just because I won’t be seeing all my friends, I want to show them I care. So, I plan to make treats for my friends. If you like this idea too, here are a […]