Get inspired with this list of the best 51 lemon desserts ! From pies to ice cream to lemon bars and so much more, this list will help you figure out a new dessert on the spot. Whether you’re hosting a small family get-together, or a bigger event like a fundraiser these lemon dessert recipes will make sure you don’t run out of ideas.
Light, airy and bursting with citrusy flavor, Lemon Cream Puffs are the perfect springtime dessert or brunch treat. Each delicate pastry shell is filled with a luscious lemon cream filling, creating a dessert that’s both indulgent and refreshing.
Quick and easy to make, these Easy Lemon Bars feature a soft crust and a tangy, sweet filling topped with powdered sugar. With a buttery shortbread crust and tangy lemon filling, these bars are the perfect balance of sweet and tart.
Lemon Cheesecake with Fresh Fruit perfectly combines the tangy, zesty flavor of fresh lemons with the creamy, rich taste of cheesecake. The combination of sweet and sour, soft and creamy, and crunchy and crumbly makes this dessert a crowd-pleaser.
Lemon Raspberry Pie is a delightful dessert that combines two classic flavors to create a perfect balance of sweet and tangy. The flaky crust is filled with a rich and creamy lemon custard, and then topped with juicy, tart raspberries.
These easy lemon crinkle cookies with a bright, zesty lemon flavor and an amazing, rustic look are quick-to-make sweet treats that you can make for yourself, your family, and your friends. The cookies are made from simple ingredients and require no special equipment.
Whether you're serving it as part of a larger meal or as a stand-alone dessert, Lemon Chiffon Pie is sure to be a hit. With its bright flavor and fluffy texture, this pie is sure to put a smile on everyone's face.
Indulge in these healthy and delicious lemon bars that require minimal prep time! These sweet and tart lemon squares can be whipped up in just 20 minutes, allowing you to enjoy their mouthwatering flavors without spending hours in the kitchen. What's more, they're made even healthier by incorporating a few simple swaps, ensuring you can savor every bite guilt-free.
Lemon meltaway cookies are melt-in-your-mouth delights that offer a refreshing burst of lemony goodness. With their delicate texture and tangy lemon flavor, these cookies are a perfect treat to brighten up any day or gathering.
Lemon posset is a traditional British dessert made with cream, sugar, and lemon juice with no need for additional thickeners like gelatin or eggs! The acid from the lemon causes the cream to thicken and set into a velvety custard-like texture perfect for dinner parties and other special occasions.
Who said delicious has to be hard? Sometimes you want a delicious treat that doesn’t leave you counting down the hours until it is ready to enjoy. For me, Lemon Tartlets are the very best way to go when you want something easy and delicious.
Moist and delicious, and exploding with lemony flavor, my Italian lemon ricotta cake is a lemon lover’s dream. And it’s the perfect cake for any occasion, whether it’s a summertime picnic or a cozy evening at home.
Lavender-Lemon Shortbread Cookies are so aromatic and these two ingredients pair well with each other as well as with mint. They are buttery and rich in flavour and if you are a fan of lemony desserts, you will love them.
Here’s how to make a homemade Lemon Meringue Pie with a perfect tangy lemon pie filling topped with a lightly browned meringue cloud. Make this classic pie right from scratch using this easy to follow recipe.
This Lemon-Cardamom Olive Oil Cake is about to be your favorite citrus cake to make at a whim. Between the layer of sweet candied lemons, the savoury and moist lemon olive oil cake, and the scent of cardamom, this refined upside down cake is incredibly soft and pleasing to all the senses!
This Lemon Turmeric Tea Cake has a zesty citrus flavor, a super moist crumb, and a beautiful vibrant yellow color!
Did you find your new dessert obsession ? I sure hope so ! Lemon desserts are an easy crowd pleaser, and in this list there are so many options it’s hard not to find something for everyone. If you’d rather try something else but still fruit based, take a peek at this fruit-based desserts list too.
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