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Sicilian Olive Oil Cake

Tweet This is a light, moist, slightly sweet cake that has been kissed by lemons. It is a delightful choice any time of the day. Serve a slice with a cup of  coffee or tea, with fresh fruit of the season, perhaps dressed with a dollop of whipped cream or enjoy as a late evening […]

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Sugared Lemon Slices

Tweet These sugared lemon slices are the perfect little garnish for that special dessert. I also like to use them for ice tea and Limonata providing an unexpected touch of “something extra”. You can use this method for oranges, limes and basically any type of citrus. Be certain to wash the fruit very well and […]

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When Life Gives You Lemons …

Tweet Give thanks to  Christopher Columbus for bringing lemon seeds to America! There’s a saying in Sicily that lemons are not real lemons unless they’re Sicilian, which I am quite certain that the folks from the Amalfi Coast would strongly disagree. Sicilian lemons thrive in the sun-drenched Mediterranean climate and are prized for their fragrant […]

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