The Greatest Citrus Recipes to Brighten Your Day

The Greatest Citrus Recipes to Brighten Your Day
The Greatest Citrus Recipes to Brighten Your Day

In case you didn’t know by now YES I’m in love with all issues citrus. A bit of zest + recent orange or lemon juice in baked items is the right means so as to add a springy twist, and a squeeze of lime juice on actually every part is the right pop of taste and freshness.

My favourite half about cooking with citrus is that it’s scrumptious in each candy and savory recipes. On this large listing of the finest citrus recipes, you’ll discover every part from recent salads, sauces, and dressings to unbelievable principal meals and baked items.

Winter is the right time to top off in your favourite citrus fruits, and with spring *hopefully* across the nook it’s time to get these vivid, flavorful recipes in your menu.

fresh citrus fruits sliced on a round board

Our fav citrus hack

Considered one of our fav methods to make use of recent citrus this time of yr (particularly if in case you have a TON)? Making dried citrus spherical! They’re so lovely on desserts, in cocktails, and whilst decorations. Learn to make dried citrus right here and tell us how you employ it!

dried citrus on a plate

I broke these recipes down into oranges, lemons, limes, and grapefruit (sure, there’s just one grapefruit recipe). I then broke every fruit class down even additional into quite a lot of recipe varieties, comparable to breakfasts, appetizers, principal meals, and many others. as a way to discover precisely what you’re in search of.

Let’s get to it!

Orange Recipes

orange baked oatmeal in a baking dish


Orange Creamsicle Baked Oatmeal

Pistachio Poppyseed Orange Yogurt Bread

Upside-Down Orange Caramel Pecan French Toast Bake

Brown Butter Orange Pumpkin Muffins with Orange Glaze

Paleo Cranberry Orange Bread

Vitamin C Packed Strawberry Orange Banana Smoothie

Dreamy Orange Chocolate Chip Muffins

Paleo Orange-Kissed Loaf with Darkish Chocolate Glaze

Orange Creamsicle Smoothie

orange chicken stir fry in a skillet pan with a wooden spoon

Lunches & Dinners

Wholesome Sesame-Orange Ginger Chickpea Stir-Fry

Cranberry Pecan Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Orange Strawberry Avocado Salad with Citrus Poppyseed Dressing

two blood orange margaritas in glasses

Appetizers, Sides & Drinks

Spicy Blood Orange Margarita

Rebecca’s Mulled Wine

15-Minute Selfmade Orange Cranberry Sauce (naturally sweetened!)

sliced orange zucchini cake on parchment paper


Orange Zucchini Cake with Orange Frosting

Rainbow Fruit Skewers

Grain Free Chocolate Orange Pinwheels

Soften In Your Mouth Italian Iced Orange Cookies

Italian Chocolate Orange Cookies with Orange Icing

Spiced Zucchini Candy Potato Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Grain Free Snowball Cookies

Orange Carrot Zucchini Cake with Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting

Lemon recipes

stack of lemon blueberry pancakes on a plate


The Fluffiest Lemon Blueberry Poppy Seed Pancakes (excessive in protein, gluten free!)

Lemon Blueberry Smoothie

Recent Strawberry Shortcake Bread with Strawberry Glaze

Lemon Poppy Seed Blueberry Baked Oatmeal

Wholesome Lemon Poppy Seed Bread

Sunshine Tropical Turmeric Smoothie

Wholesome Lemon Poppyseed Muffins with Lemon Blueberry Glaze

Paleo Lemon Blueberry Bread

Lemon Blueberry Quinoa Pancakes

Honey-Lemon Ricotta Breakfast Toast with Figs + Pistachios

Chia, Lemon & Strawberry Zucchini Muffins

cauliflower quinoa salad on a plate


Roasted Carrot Cauliflower Quinoa Salad with Sunshine Dressing

California Roasted Candy Potato Kale Salad

The Best Chopped Greek Chickpea Salad

Wholesome Summer season Broccoli Salad

Avocado Peach Tomato Salad with Dilly Tahini Dressing

Vegan Curry Chickpea Salad Collard Wraps

Peach Brussels Sprouts Crunch Salad with Creamy Tahini Poppy Seed Dressing

Vegan Caesar Salad

Avocado & Tomato Chickpea Pasta Salad with Lemon Basil French dressing

Herby Olive Italian Orzo Salad

Grilled Carrot Arugula Salad with Fig, Goat Cheese & Avocado

Peach, Tomato & Corn Arugula Pasta Salad

Vegan Curried Broccoli Chickpea Salad

Avocado Tomato Chickpea Pasta Salad with Lemon Basil French dressing

Kale, Edamame & Quinoa Salad with Lemon French dressing

All the pieces Spring Inexperienced Salad with Basil Lemon French dressing

honey lemon garlic salmon on a baking sheet


Honey Lemon Garlic Salmon

Greek Turkey Meatballs with Lemon Orzo & Creamy Feta Yogurt Sauce

The Greatest Dal Ever

Jalapeño Curry Turkey Burgers

One Pan Tandoori Hen with Spiced Coconut Rice

Brown Butter Pistachio Pesto Pasta with Chickpeas

Butternut Squash, Chickpea & Lentil Moroccan-Spiced Stew

Sheet Pan Moroccan-Spiced Hen with Candy Potatoes & Cauliflower

Spatchcock Hen

Grilled Tahini Hen Caesar Sandwiches

spooning vegan caesar dressing out of a jar

Dressings & Sauces

Vegan Caesar Dressing

Bleu Cheese Yogurt Dip (or dressing!)

Sunshine Dressing

Creamy Feta Yogurt Dressing (or dip!)

The Greatest Creamy Tahini Sauce Recipe

Creamy Tahini Poppy Seed Dressing

Wholesome Lemon Basil French dressing

healthy carrot dip in a bowl with herbs and feta

Appetizers, Drinks & Sides

Roasted Garlic Tahini Carrot Dip

Apple Cider Sizzling Toddy

Candy and Spicy Curry Hummus

White Cheddar Brussels Sprouts & Pistachio Crostini with Sizzling Honey

Roasted Candy Potato Hummus

Cilantro Pistachio Pesto Hummus

Grilled Crostini with Roasted Cherries, Goat Cheese & Basil

Roasted Beet Hummus

Ricotta and Pear Crostini with Salty Pumpkin Seed Pistachio Crunch

Roasted Garlic Hummus

Whipped Feta Yogurt Dip with Sizzling Honey, Basil & Toasted Almonds

Buffalo Hen Meatballs with Bleu Cheese Yogurt Dip

paleo lemon poppy seed cookies on a baking sheet


Paleo Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies

Lemon Cookies with Pretty Lemon Glaze

Almond Lemon Raspberry Poppy Seed Cake

Lemon Blueberry Zucchini Cake with Lemon Frosting

Delicate Brown Butter Ginger Cookies with Pretty Lemon Icing

Wholesome Lemon Bars (gluten free, dairy free & paleo!)

Lime Recipes

key lime pie smoothie in glass topped with whipped cream


Coconut Key Lime Pie Smoothie

curry chicken noodle soup in a bowl with chopsticks


Courtney’s Curry Hen Noodle Soup

Therapeutic Ginger Coconut Hen Brown Rice Soup

Butternut Squash Inexperienced Chile Hen Soup

Heat Brussels Sprouts Salad

Rattling Good BLT Pasta Salad with Creamy Jalapeño Cashew Dressing

Creamy White Bean Hen Enchilada Soup

Avenue Corn Pasta Salad with Cilantro Pesto + Goat Cheese

Summer season Glow Strawberry Kale Salad

Spicy Ranch Chopped Hen Cabbage Salad

Southwest Hen Corn Chowder

Avocado Blueberry Quinoa Salad

Nourishing Asian Hen Soup

Gradual Cooker Hen Tortilla Soup

Avenue Corn Pasta Salad with Cilantro Pesto & Goat Cheese

Fiesta Mango Black Bean Quinoa Salad

Well-known Crunchy Cashew Thai Quinoa Salad (Vegan & Gluten-Free)

vegetarian sweet potato black bean enchiladas on a plate


Candy Potato Black Bean Enchiladas with Avocado Lime Crema

30 Minute Chili Lime Salmon Bowls with Forbidden Rice

Inexperienced Chile Hen Pozole

Rattling Good Salmon Taco Bowls For Two

Vegan Mango Black Bean Inexperienced Rice Burrito Bowls

Wholesome White Hen Chili

One Pan Thai-Impressed Coconut Yellow Curry Hen & Rice

Shrimp Brochette Skillet with Poblano Rice

Kickin’ Vegan Taco Pasta with Candy Corn

Sheet Pan Roasted Veggie Tacos (with yummy sauce choices!)

Sticky, Candy & Spicy Grilled Ginger Hen

Date Night time In Cilantro Pistachio Pesto Shrimp Pasta

Therapeutic Lemongrass Chickpea Thai Inexperienced Curry with Toasted Coconut Brown Rice

Blackened Salmon Tacos with Forbidden Rice & Mango Guacamole

Pesto Hen Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Grilled Jalapeño Cilantro Hen

Loopy Good Avenue Corn Hen Tacos

Jalapeño Candy Potato Black Bean Tacos with Avocado-Lime Crema

Chipotle Lime Salmon Tacos with Corn Avocado Peach Salsa & Cilantro Yogurt Sauce

Chipotle Hen Tostadas with Pineapple Salsa

Cilantro Pesto Pasta with Roasted Pumpkin & Honey

Gaby’s Grilled Fish Tacos with Pineapple-Mango Salsa

Firecracker Salmon with Peach Avocado Salsa

cilantro lime dressing in a bottle

Dressings & Sauces

Cilantro Lime Dressing

Avocado Lime Sauce

Jalapeño Cashew Cream Sauce

Jalapeño Inexperienced Tahini Sauce

spicy green cashew dip on a platter with veggies and crackers

Appetizers & Sides

Spicy Inexperienced Cashew Dip

Caramelized Garlic Carrots with Spicy Cilantro Yogurt Sauce

Inexperienced Rice Recipe

Recent Mango Salsa Recipe

Avocado Peach Salsa

Spicy Cilantro Yogurt Sauce

Tony’s Ridiculously Simple Selfmade Salsa

Cilantro Pistachio Pesto (my favourite pesto ever!)

Avocado Strawberry Mango Salsa

The Greatest Guacamole You’ll Ever Eat

pomegranate margarita in a glass


Rebecca’s Pomegranate Margarita

Frozen Strawberry Margarita

Honey Lime Basil Peach Fruit Salad

Monique’s Naughty & Good Vacation Punch

Skinny Jalapeño Watermelon Margaritas

Palm Springs Cocktail

Grapefruit Recipe

Sure, I solely have one to date!

grapefruit margaritas in a glass

Grapefruit Margarita

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