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Lemony Zucchini Bread

"Flecks of zucchini give a third dimension to the popular lemon and poppy seed combination in this moist quick bread. My family loves this lemon zucchini bread at all times of the year." —Field Editor Carol Funk, Richard, Saskatchewan.

Grilled Salmon Fillet

"Growing up on a family-owned resort, I was expected to help around the kitchen. Grilling salmon became my specialty." —Paul...


Cherry Hand Pies

"There's nothing better than a sweet, from-scratch delight like traditional cherry pie. These precious little hand pies always go fast...


Amaretto Cherries with Dumplings

"You can't beat the combination of almond flavour with cherries. These light and fluffy dumplings are heavenly. Topped with the...


Cantaloupe Ice Pops

"Your reminders to 'eat your fruit' will finally stick once kids take a lick of these mmm-melony snacks. A perfect...

Garlic-Grilled Chicken with Pesto Zucchini Ribbons

"The first time I substituted zucchini noodles for regular pasta, it was because I was trying to reduce carbohydrates and...


Grilled Tilapia Piccata

"We aren’t big fish eaters, but a friend made this for us, and we couldn’t believe how wonderful it was!...

Lemon Curd-Filled Angel Food Cake

"For a sunny angel food cake, we make a filling of mascarpone, cream cheese and lemon curd, and then drizzle...


Triple Citrus Scones

"I love the bright and buttery flavour of these tender scones with glaze that soaks in. Serve them with a...


Tart & Tangy Lemon Tart

"Our family adores lemon desserts. I often make this cheery tart for brunch. For extra-special events, I bake it in...


Rosemary & Thyme Lemon Pudding Cakes

"These simple little cakes are absolutely divine and are perfect with hot tea. Think English tea party! Your guests will...

Lemon Pound Cake Loaves

"My family always asks for this love-me-tender lemon pound cake. Sometimes, I shake things up and make cupcakes with the...


Lemon Supreme Pie

"A friend and I often visit a local restaurant for pie and coffee. When they stopped carrying our favorite lemon...


New York Cheesecake with Shortbread Crust

"Light, creamy and smooth, this traditional New York cheesecake will melt in your mouth. I rely on a tender change-of-pace...


Mini Lemon Cheesecake Tarts

"Dainty and light, these tartlets feature two of my favourites —lemon and cheesecake —in one yummy morsel. They look lovely...


Lemon Curd Cheesecake

"This creamy lemon cheesecake has a lovely soft texture and cuts nicely. The curd adds a fresh, tangy flavour." —Becky...

Lemon Dream Cheesecake

"Light and creamy, this lemon cheesecake recipe is just the thing for a spring or summer day." —Bonnie Jost, Manitowoc,...


Rhubarb Tart with Shortbread Crust

"Here's a perfect ending to a grilled summer meal! Between the creamy texture, the pretty colour and the buttery crust,...


Simple Lemon Mousse

"This classic, simple lemon mousse recipe is the refreshing dessert you need. Serve it with fresh fruit or eat it...


Hawaiian Dream Cookies

"These cookies are lovely as they are, but I'll sometimes use a light-coloured sanding sugar for the top: First, lightly...


Sunny Citrus Cheesecake

"This beautiful layered cheesecake takes a bit longer to make, but the end result is so worth it! Citrus seems...


Lemon Ricotta Cake

"This recipe is a family gem that was passed down from my grandmother and mother. Garnished with shaved lemon zest,...


Old-Fashioned Buttermilk Doughnuts

"Guests will have a touch of nostalgia when they bite into one of these old-fashioned doughnuts. Accents of nutmeg and...


Mango Getaway Bars

"I’ve always enjoyed the flavour of mango, so I created this recipe to feature the sweet tropical fruit." —Patricia Harmon,...

Cod and Asparagus Bake

"In this bright and lively one-pan dish, green and red veggies back up tender fish, and lemon pulls everything together....


Spring-Thyme Chicken Stew

"During a long winter (and spring), my husband and I were in need of something warm, comforting and bright. This...


Mediterranean Chicken Orzo Soup

"My husband is Greek, so I'm always trying new Mediterranean recipes. This soup is his favourite dish that I make....


Grilled Lemon-Garlic Salmon

"A lot of people fish here on the shore of Lake Michigan, so I've developed quite a few recipes for...


Parsley-Crusted Cod

"Struggling to increase your family’s fish servings? You’ll appreciate this easy cod with staple ingredients. The flavours are mild and...


Slow-Cooked Gingered Pears

"My slow cooker allows me to serve a heartwarming dessert without much effort. Topped with caramel sauce, these tender pears...