Citrus can be easily incorporated into a variety of recipes all year round. The acids in oranges, limes, grapefruit, and lemon work to make meat tender, while adding a brightness to any dish. These 10 recipes all feature citrus as a main flavor and run the gamut from spicy, to sweet, to fresh and crisp. Check out our favorites below!
Chicken And Onion Tagine
This North African chicken dish is filled with olives, caramelized onions, sliced lemons, and is spiced with turmeric, paprika, and cumin.
Find the recipe at: Saveur
Spicy Orange-Ginger Chicken
This sweet and sour chicken gets a hot and spicy punch from sriracha sauce.
Find the recipe at: Food52
Crispy Orange Beef
Strips of beef are marinated in soy, fried to crispy perfection, and coated in a spicy and sweet orange, garlic, and ginger sauce.
Find the recipe at: Fifteen Spatulas
Grilled Fish With Citrus
This simple, yet delicious recipe infuses salmon with the flavors of orange, lemon, and fresh herbs.
Find the recipe at: Martha Stewart
Chipotle Lime Grilled Shrimp
Shrimp is marinated in a blend of lime, chipotle, cumin, and garlic and then grilled to perfection.
Find the recipe at: Closet Cooking
Grapefruit And Honey Glazed Cod
Delicate cod gets a sweet and tangy honey grapefruit glaze and is topped with a bright grapefruit and mint salsa.
Find the recipe at: Wonky Wonderful
Lemon Garlic Parmesan Linguine
Fresh lemon juice brightens up this creamy, parmesan cheese filled pasta dish.
Find the recipe at: Savory Simple
Citrus Caprese Salad With Honey Vinaigrette
Assorted citrus fruits replace tomatoes in this fresh basil and mozzarella salad.
Find the recipe at: The View From Great Island
Honey Lime Chicken
Chicken is coated in a sweet and spicy sauce made with fresh lime, honey, and cayenne, and then roasted to perfection.
Find the recipe at: Rasa Malaysia
Grilled Pineapple Pork Sandwiches
Tender pulled pork cooked with jalapeño, pineapple juice, and garlic is topped with grilled pineapple rings, and stuffed inside a soft roll.
Find the recipe at: Pinch Of Yum