50 ways with citrus
Go beyond a simple squeeze of lemon with these inventive dishes featuring oranges, grapefruits, and more zingy citrus varieties
This easy fruit salad looks especially striking made with multiple varieties and colors of blood oranges and grapefruit, but it’s just as delicious with a single kind of each. You’ll have enough syrup left over for flavoring sparkling water or lattes.
Recipe: Whole Orange Cake
Talk about a celebration-worthy dish. Meyer lemon’s gentle tang and floral quality couldn’t be a better partner for sweet Dungeness crab, and the sparkling wine brings it all together.
Attention, citrus lovers: This dish includes zest in the lemongrass-chile rub, juice in the refreshing dressing, and peeled segments in the crunchy cucumber and shallot topping.
If you’ve never had raw brussels sprouts before, this salad will be a revelation. To save time, use a handheld slicer for the sprouts and onion.
Recipe: Lemon-Lime Macaroon Bars
Our Test Kitchen tasters declared this might be their favorite scrambled egg recipe ever, thanks to the flavorful combination of three robust cheeses and a vibrant sauce, along with the smart cooking techniques for keeping the eggs moist.
The marvelous merger of orange and chocolate gets even better when you pair blood oranges’ raspberry nuances with dark chocolate and a little Campari for complexity. The herbal, slightly bitter liqueur also helps keep the sorbet from getting icy.
Recipe: Crab and Tangerine Salad
Update the classic dense, buttery upside-down cake with a bright, sweet-tart candied lemon topping and the fine crunch of cornmeal.
Recipe: Tangerine Sherbet
Recipe: Spiced Orange and Date Salad
Recipe: Grilled Albacore Citrus Salad
Recipe: Rangpur Lime Shooters
Recipe: Western Waldorf
Recipe: Tangerine Crème Brulee
Recipe: Sparkling Orangeade
Recipe: Tangerine Olive Oil Cake
Recipe: Orange and Basil Mussels
Recipe: Triple-decker Citrus Popsicles
Recipe: Grapefruit Brûlée
Recipe: Citrus Sidecar
Recipe: Cran-Tangerine Layered Gelatin
Recipe: Dandelion and Grapefruit Salad