Lemon recipes

This tangy citrus fruit will perk up any dish, sweet or savoury. Choose from one of our zesty recipes including a chilled lemon soufflé, homemade lemonade, a zingy lemon tart and even a gorgeous risotto.

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Fiadone cheesecake

Cheesecake recipes

Fiadone cheesecake

Food writer Debora Robertson makes this easy Fiadone (a Corsican dessert) whenever she’s craving something...

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Baked lemon cheesecake with pineapple flowers

Baked cheesecake recipes

Baked lemon cheesecake with pineapple flowers

You could just make the baked lemon cheesecake (it would still go down a treat)...

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Torta della nonna (ricotta and lemon tart)

Italian dessert recipes

Torta della nonna (ricotta and lemon tart)

Angela Hartnett‘s elegant ricotta and lemon tart (torta della nonna) would make a fine dinner...

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Easy lemon drizzle loaf cake

Classic cake recipes

Easy lemon drizzle loaf cake

A zesty, syrup-drenched sponge with a sugar crust is our go-to teatime bake. This timeless...

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St Clement’s squares

Afternoon tea recipes

St Clement’s squares

Make your mum these lemony, flower-topped St Clement’s shortbreads to serve as afternoon tea on...

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Lemon fluff with limoncello cream

Italian dessert recipes

Lemon fluff with limoncello cream

This is Darina Allen’s family recipe for a lovely and light lemon pudding topped with...

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Sussex pond pudding

British puddings

Sussex pond pudding

This Sussex pond pudding is made with a crusty steamed suet pastry which encases a...

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Chilled lemon soufflé

Make-ahead dessert recipes

Chilled lemon soufflé

This make-ahead lemon soufflé recipe is easier than it looks but you don’t have to...

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Lemon curd cheesecake

Cheesecake recipes

Lemon curd cheesecake

Bring a little sunshine into your life with Simmone Logue’s lemon curd cheesecake recipe – crammed...

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Spicy lemon rice

Lemon recipes

Spicy lemon rice

This lemon rice is light, fresh and it’s quick to make. Enjoy it as part...

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Frozen lemon and blueberry mousse cake

Frozen dessert recipes

Frozen lemon and blueberry mousse cake

This blueberry mousse cake is a show-stopper – we’ve layered lemon sponge with sweet-tart lemon...

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Italian lemon pudding

Italian lemon pudding

In Italy this dessert is known as ‘sbriciolata alla crema di limoni’. The literal translation...

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Baked lemon curd syrup sponges with brandy custard

Make-ahead dessert recipes

Baked lemon curd syrup sponges with brandy custard

We’ve given these dainty sponges a little grown-up treatment with a slug of brandy, a...

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Lemon mousse with candied lemon

Make-ahead summer dessert recipes

Lemon mousse with candied lemon

Serve this citrusy, creamy light-as-air lemon mousse in stemmed glasses for an easy, yet impressive...

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Lemon curd meringue tarts

Sweet tart recipes

Lemon curd meringue tarts

Smooth, zesty filling encased in crisp pastry and topped with stiff meringue kisses – this...

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Lemon curd

Lemon curd

The perfect harmony of sweet and tart – serve this sunshine yellow curd for breakfast...

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Lemon sugar cube scones

Scone recipes

Lemon sugar cube scones

Take afternoon tea to the next level with Rebecca Sullivan’s lemon scones – they’re topped...

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James Martin’s classic lemon drizzle cake

Loaf cake recipes

James Martin’s classic lemon drizzle cake

James Martin’s easy lemon drizzle cake recipe, taken from his cookbook Sweet, is perfect for afternoon...

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Frozen yogurt with lemon and passion fruit curd

Frozen dessert recipes

Frozen yogurt with lemon and passion fruit curd

This tropical frozen yogurt recipe comes served with crispy shards of buttery biscuits – a...

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Lemon and strawberry viennese whirls

Biscuit recipes

Lemon and strawberry viennese whirls

Icing and strawberry jam are sandwiched between melt-in-the-mouth biscuits in this must-make afternoon tea recipe....

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