27 Lemon Desserts Perfect for Welcoming Warm Weather

Lemon desserts mean moist, sweet goodness and you’ll get that and more with every single recipe listed. Warm weather is on it’s way and it’s time for fresh lemon flavors!

I am so ready for warm weather that I am trying to make it come early with these lemony desserts! It’s lemon bars, puddings, cakes, and cookies galore. My mouth is watering just thinking about them. Let me know which ones are your favs!

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1. Lemon Gooey Butter Cookies – From Scratch


Deliciousness made with all-natural flavoring—triple lemon! Melt-in-your-mouth Lemon Gooey Butter Cookies at their finest and from scratch. The result is simply a sublime buttery, light and tender-crumbed cookie sweetened just right and full of lemon flavor including an enchanting tang from cream cheese.

From: Wicked Good Kitchen

2. Lemon Blueberry Swirl Cheesecake


Lemon Blueberry Swirl Cheesecake: two extremely complimentary flavors come together deliciously when a blueberry compote gets swirled through a creamy lemon cheesecake. This is perfect for any lemon lover.

From: Rock Recipes

3. Lemon Lasagna


This recipe for Lemon Lasagna will seriously knock your socks off. It’s one of those “layered” treats that has so many levels of delicious-ness. This has a Lemon Oreo base, cream cheese layer, pudding layer and cool whip layer. Top it with a fresh lemon and you’ll be getting rave reviews from everyone.

From: Lil’ Luna

4. Classic Lemon Bars


Is there anything more beautiful than a lemon bar coated with a dusting of powdered sugar? These Classic Lemon Bars feature an easy homemade shortbread crust and a sweet and tangy lemon filling.

From: Live Well Bake Often

5. Lemon Curd Stuffed Cupcakes with Lemon Buttercream


A recipe for perfect vanilla cupcakes stuffed with lemon curd and topped with lemon buttercream. Your new favorite dessert and heaven in every bite!

From: A Side of Sweet

6. Lemon Cream Cheese Puff Pastry Braid


This Lemon Cream Cheese braid is ready in under 30 minutes! Flaky pastry filled with lemon curd and cream cheese to create a sweet, yet tart dessert everyone will love!

From: Annie’s Noms

7. Lemon Rolls


Move over cinnamon rolls, there’s a new roll in town and it’s lemon rolls! Lemon is such a great flavor for spring, but I’ve never tried it in a breakfast type of food. Oh my, I have been missing out. Lemon Rolls rock – you need lemon sweet rolls in your life, trust me on that!

From: Love from the Oven

8. Lemon Velvet Cake


Lemon Velvet Cake: our most popular cake to date, for its real lemon flavor and incredible light, airy texture, while still staying moist and delicious. The creamy, tangy lemon buttercream frosting goes particularly well with this beautiful lemon cake too.

9. Lemon Tart with Shortbread Crust

Tart and tangy this lemon tart is deliciously sweet with a shortbread crust that is to die for. This is an impressive from-scratch dessert that is creamy, delicious and easy!

10. Little Lemonies – Yummy Lemon Brownies


The texture is everything soft and cakey and chewy and a little dense. The real lemon flavor comes through in the tart and sweet glaze and compliments that subtle lemon brownie layer in very magical ways.

From: Mel’s Kitchen Cafe

11. Easy Lemon Truffles


This quick and easy Lemon Truffle Recipe is a delicious dessert treat that also makes a lovely, semi-homemade hostess gift. This only takes 15 minutes which means it’s a great last-minute dessert.

From: Premeditated Leftovers

12. Lemon Cream Butter Cake


This Lemon Cream Butter Cake is the love child of a buttery lemon cake and a lemon cheesecake. A perfect marriage of the two textures and flavors. The buttery lemon cake forms a layer around the bottom and outside, while a creamy lemon cream cheese filling cooks up in the middle.

From: Seasons and Suppers

13. Lemon Drop Glazed Mini Cupcakes


Little Lemon Drop Glazed Mini Cupcakes are delicious bite-sized treats that start with a lemon cake mix! The easy lemon glaze soaks into the inverted mini cupcakes and is a simple, incredibly delicious lemon cake mix recipe!

From: Butter with a Side of Bread

14. A Lemon Cake to Die For


I love using lemon in desserts and cakes. It’s has a unique flavor. This lemon cake is amazing and doesn’t involve a complicated recipe. It’s made with store bought mixes, but tastes like it’s homemade!

From: Skinny Points

15. Lemon Cheesecake Cupcakes


These precious miniature cheesecakes are not only cute, but they’re also amazingly tasty! Try this Lemon Cheesecake Cupcake recipe this weekend. Your whole family will love it!

From: The Flying Couponer

16. Lemon Cheesecake Bars


Lemon Cheesecake Bars: layers of cookie crust, lemon cheesecake and lemon cookie bars! One of the most delicious desserts ever, you won’t be able to stop eating these!

From: Shugary Sweets

17. Lemon Meltaways


Light and buttery, these lemon bite-sized cookies are a real treat! Easy to make and the perfect little bite of lemon! These truly do melt in your mouth and are similar in texture to a buttery shortbread cookie. The lemon brightens the cookie and gives it an irresistible freshness.

From: Saving Room for Dessert

18. No Bake Lemon Cheesecake Cream Pie


Lemon Cheesecake Cream Pie is a no bake dessert that is so creamy and bursting with fresh and sweet lemon flavor! Lemon pudding cheesecake is layered into a Nilla wafer pie crust and topped with whipped cream. Perfect for a weeknight dessert, picnic, or even Thanksgiving.

From: Together as Family

19. Lemon Pudding Cake


This delicious homemade lemon pudding cake makes the perfect dessert, no need for frosting, it makes its own topping. It’s creamy, soft, and such a wonderful way to celebrate warm weather.

From: An Italian in my Kitchen

20. Perfect Lemon Bars


Smooth, tangy lemon filling baked on a shortbread crust and dusted with powdered sugar. My favorite lemon dessert would be simple, ordinary lemon bars. The smooth, slightly tart filling pairs with the sweet, crisp shortbread so well.

From: Chocolate with Grace

21. Cake Mix Lemon Sweet Rolls


These super soft sweet rolls start with a lemon cake mix for great citrus flavor. It’s perfect for any spring breakfast or brunch! Let’s just say they’re pretty irresistible.

From: Let’s Dish

22. No Bake Triple Layer Lemon Pudding Pie


This easy & simple no bake triple layer lemon pudding pie is the perfect summertime dessert! You only need 5 ingredients for a sweet and creamy lemon pudding pie that is no bake and so simple to make.

From: Together as Family

23. Lemon Sugar Cookie Bars


These easy lemon bars have a sweet sugar cookie crust topped with a tangy lemon cheesecake filling and then topped with more sugar cookie crumble. The perfect balance of sweet and tangy.

From: The Salty Marshmallow

24. Tablespoon Italian Lemon Cake


Lemon Cake a delicious moist Italian Cake, and all you need is a tablespoon for measurement. Fast and Easy and so good. The perfect Breakfast, Snack or Dessert Cake Recipe.

From: An Italian in my Kitchen

25. Better than Starbucks Lemon Loaf


If you like Starbucks Lemon Loaf, then you’ll love this moist, delicious Lemon cake! This easy to make recipe is loaded with delicious lemon flavor, and topped with an amazing lemon frosting. It’s even BETTER than Starbucks!

From: Lil’ Luna

26. The Lemon Bars that Win Every Bake Sale


Easy, fast, and totally delicious. This is the recipe for tangy, sweet lemon bars you need in your life. These are purely homemade and will wow all of your guests.

From: Taste of Home

27. Italian Lemon Pound Cake


Italian Lemon Pound Cake is the only lemon cake recipe you will ever need! You are going to love the super moist texture and the rich citrus flavor. It is sure to have you hooked after just one bite.

From: My Recipe Confessions

I hope these helped you get into the joyous Springtime feeling! If you’re looking for more delicious dessert recipes, try these out:

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