Meyer Lemon

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citrus butter bars

February 16, 2015

I blame Instagram for these bars. You see, I was scrolling through my feed last week when the sight of citrus butter bars stopped me mid-scroll; it took all my restraint not to start baking them immediately. When the bars were still on my mind ...

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meyer lemon poppy seed muffins

January 26, 2015

I once thought I was a morning person, but lately I’ve changed my mind. Perhaps I’m a mid-morning person? I don’t seem to hit my stride until after the coffee kicks in (this ecard may just be perfect for me). Because even the best mornings ...

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meyer lemon crinkle cookies

January 8, 2015

There’s no better antidote to winter’s chill than a bright burst of citrus. These Meyer lemon crinkle cookies are the answer to freezing days and nights, a welcome ray of warmth against the icy backdrop of the season. Pillowy soft and buttery, each bite tastes ...

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meyer lemon rolls

January 1, 2015

Happy 2015! After a few days away at the beach, I returned home to find the Meyer lemon tree laden with aromatic fruit. I couldn’t resist the call back to the kitchen (and the oven), so we’re ringing in the new year with Meyer lemon ...

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raspberry lemon doughnuts

May 15, 2014

I celebrated my birthday this week over a wonderful meal with good friends. As usual, I made dessert. Though I decided on doughnuts at the very last minute, I’m glad I did. Birthdays are the time for sprinkles and a touch of whimsy, and these ...

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meyer lemon-coconut bars

April 3, 2014

I’m giving my favorite Meyer lemon bars a tropical twist today. While the bright and tangy filling remains untouched, I changed up the crust, subbing in coconut oil for butter and adding toasted coconut to carry on the theme. Even if your spring plans don’t ...

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meyer lemon & poppy seed doughnuts

March 3, 2014

I whipped up these Meyer lemon and poppy seed doughnuts on Saturday afternoon for no real reason at all. Fortunately, no special occasion is needed for doughnuts, and sometimes it’s nice to bake simply for the joy of it. These baked doughnuts are bursting with ...

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meyer lemon meringue pie

February 24, 2014

This is the pie that almost wasn’t. In January, I decided to tackle lemon meringue pie. After throwing two entire pies in the garbage in as many days, I was feeling utterly defeated. In fact, I remember thinking that I would never bake again. I ...

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