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A Splash of Citrus

March 11, 2011 • 1 Comment

Supremely versatile, the bright flavors of citrus add zest to dishes sweet and savory. Here are 22 recipes to blast away the winter blahs.

Blood Orange Salad with Olives by amanda

Blood Orange Salad with Olives

 

Grilled Bread with Thyme Pesto and  Preserved Lemon Cream by fiveandspice

Grilled Bread with Thyme Pesto and Preserved Lemon Cream

 

The Best Lime Ice Cream by merrill

The Best Lime IceCream

 

Lazy Mary's Lemon Tart by dymnyno

Lazy Marry's Lemon Tart

 

Kentucky Hot Toddy by Table9

Kentucky Hot Toddy

 

Grilled (or Broiled) Oysters with a Sriracha Lime Butter by melissav

Grilled (or Broiled) Oysters with a Sriracha Lime Butter

 

Ricotta, Feta and Mint Layers with Honeyed Blood Oranges by mrslarkin

Ricotta, Feta and Mint Layers with Honeyed Blood Oranges

 

Leek, Lemon, and Feta Quiche by Feeding the Saints (A. C. Parker)

Leek, Lemon and Feta Quiche

 

Aunt Mariah's Lemon Sponge Cups by ENunn

Aunt Mariah's Lemon Sponge Cups

 

Deep Chocolate Cake with Orange Icing by merrill

Deep Chocolate Cake with Orange Icing

 

Caramelized Grapefruit Vinaigrette by amanda

Caramelized Grapefruit Vinaigrette

 

Israeli Couscous with Roasted Lemons & Capers topped with Seared Scallops by melissav

Israeli Couscous with Roasted Lemons & Capers topped with Seared Scallops

 

Airy Rosemary Citrus Pignole Bread Pudding by gabrielaskitchen

Airy Rosemary Citrus Pignole Bread Pudding

 

Lemon Posset by mrslarkin

Lemon Posset

 

Mint Limeade by vvvanessa

Mint Limeade

 

Lemony Cream Cheese Pancakes with Blueberries by ENunn

Lemony Cream Cheese Pancakes with Blueberries

 

Feta Frozen Yogurt with Blood Orange and Mint Granita! by Helenthenanny

Feta Frozen Yogurt with Blood Orange and Mint Granita!

 

Bruschetta with Ricotta, Honey and Lemon Zest by merrill

Bruschetta with Ricotta, Honey and Lemon Zest

 

Savory Grapefruit Sabayon by Berna

Savory Grapefruit Sabayon

 

Chicken That Fancies Itself Spanish with Lemons, Onions & Olives by MeghanVK

Chicken that Fancies Itself Spanish with

 

Clementine Pound Cake by SavvyJulie

Clementine Pound Cake

 

Meyer Lemon Macarons by DolcettoConfections

Meyer Lemon Macarons

 

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over 3 years ago ENunn

I'm so excited to be included in this roundup, especially since the lemon is my idol. And I'm looking forward to trying some of these recipes, now that I'm living in California, where the lemons, grapefruits, and oranges are practically jumping off the trees at me.