Lime recipes

Give your cooking a citrus flavour-boost with these delicious lime recipes.

These savoury and sweet ideas include larder stalwarts like homemade lime pickle and zesty lime marmalade. There’s the  American favourite key lime pie, and a classic margarita cocktail. There’s plenty of lime desserts, bakes, savoury mains and sides to try, so make sure your fruit bowl is always stocked with citrus.

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Brazilian-style lemonade

Non-alcoholic drink recipes

Brazilian-style lemonade

Inspired by Brazilian lemonade, which is made by whizzing up limes with condensed milk, our take has a bit more...

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Salted pistachio and lime ice cream

Pistachio recipes

Salted pistachio and lime ice cream

Salted pistachio ice cream recipe is a simple upgrade on a holiday favourite. Adding salt opens up your palette so...

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Grilled miso, lime and ginger mussels

30-minute meal recipes

Grilled miso, lime and ginger mussels

Perfect for a starter or served with chips for a main, these crispy-zingy mussels come complete with their own mini...

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Lime marmalade

Marmalade recipes

Lime marmalade

During citrus season, instead of seville orange marmalade, why not try something a little more peppy such as this zingy...

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Smoky chilli and lime butter

Recipes that make the most of butter

Smoky chilli and lime butter

This zesty, smoky chilli butter with hints of chipotle, garlic and lime gives an easy flavour boost to beef, pork,...

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Chilli and lime tiger prawns with fried courgettes

Courgette recipes

Chilli and lime tiger prawns with fried courgettes

Serve these sizzling lime and chilli prawns with golden, pan-fried courgettes and mayo. This delicious dinner for one is ready...

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Lime pickle

Indian side dishes

Lime pickle

Chef Romy Gill shares her easy recipe for lime pickle. Serve this classic condiment alongside an array of Indian dishes....

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Peanut and lime fish goujons with Thai-style salad

Healthy fish recipes

Peanut and lime fish goujons with Thai-style salad

Pair crisp and golden fish goujons with a herby Thai-style salad in Rick Toogood’s quick recipe. Serve with peanuts and...

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Coconut pork curry with crispy lime crumbs

Pork recipes from around the world

Coconut pork curry with crispy lime crumbs

This quick pork curry recipe uses lime juice, coconut milk, soy sauce and sesame oil to bring south-east Asian flavours...

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Strawberry, lime and elderflower muddle

Cocktail recipes

Strawberry, lime and elderflower muddle

Introducing your new favourite summer cocktail: our strawberry, lime and elderflower muddle. It takes a matter of minutes to whip...

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Classic margarita cocktail

Cocktail recipes

Classic margarita cocktail

Learn how to make a perfect classic margarita cocktail with our easy recipe. Plus discover how to scale up this...

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Sesame and soy salmon with lime dressing

Salmon fillet recipes

Sesame and soy salmon with lime dressing

We’ve served steamed sesame and soy salmon with lots of greens, black beans and a fiery lime and wasabi dressing....

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Zesty lime and anchovy lamb steaks

Favourite lamb recipes

Zesty lime and anchovy lamb steaks

We’ve used anchovies and lime zest to really amp up the flavour in this easy lamb steak one-pot with new...

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Zesty lime, coriander and coconut chicken curry

Chicken curry recipes

Zesty lime, coriander and coconut chicken curry

This take on a Thai green chicken curry can be whipped up in just 30 minutes. It only requires one...

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Gin and lime custard tart

Sweet tart recipes

Gin and lime custard tart

We’ve taken the flavours of a gimlet cocktail – gin and lime – and magicked them into a creamy custard...

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Key lime pie

Make-ahead dessert recipes

Key lime pie

This American classic is the perfect combination of zesty and refreshing yet fabulously creamy. We’ve used gingernut biscuits in the...

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