Celebrate the Sunshine: 4 Easy Citrus Recipes for Summer Entertaining

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Add a sunny dessert to your tabletop with these citrusy recipes

Celebrate the Sunshine: 4 Easy Citrus Recipes for Summer Entertaining

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Nothing says summer like the crisp, refreshing taste of citrus. The flavor of lemons is especially seasonal, creating a light, palate-pleasing freshness for all recipes.

Coconut Lemon Dessert Waffles

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Did you know you can make breakfast staples for dessert? These coconut lemon dessert waffles are made with the Krusteaz Meyer lemon pound cake mix, coconut water, and coconut milk. Served in slices and topped with a decadent lemon glaze, these waffles will make it so you’ll never look at your waffle iron the same!

Lemon Berry Trifle Push Pops

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Push pops are another fun treat for summer. Perfect for kids or to impress guests when entertaining, these homemade layered pops are great for portion-controlled dessert. Simply layer your lemon pound cake in mini plastic trifle pop molds with lemon cream and fresh berries, then top with whipped cream to complete these DIY handheld trifles.

Meyer Lemon Pound Cake

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Made using Krusteaz Meyer lemon pound cake Mix, this recipe makes a moist and flavorful citrus loaf, which pairs perfectly with fresh whipped cream and a few berries.

Raspberry Lemon Cream Cheese Loaf

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Fresh, tart raspberries are a complementary pairing for lemon recipes. Crush and mix into the batter for this raspberry lemon cream cheese loaf to create a fruit-filled, rich and decadent option for breakfast or dessert.