How to Use Lemon Juice, Zest, and Peel
Illustration of juicing a lemon
Credit: Jamie Chung
Add the juice, zest, or peel of lemons to your favorite recipes for a citrusy kick. Here's how to do it.
How to Use Lemon Juice
How to Use Lemon Zest
Grated lemon gives zip to cake batters and depth to meatballs. (Fold it into the raw mixture.)
How to Use Lemon Peel
Lemon peel can be more than a cocktail twist. Roast with vegetables for a citrus kick, or add to broth to brighten a soup.