DIY Preserved Lemons

August 28, 2011

Ever wondered how to preserve lemons? Or how to use them? This Morrocan staple is relatively quick and easy to prepare and has such a wide variety of uses. Here's a super awesome video explaining the preservation process and a few of my favorite recipes!


Preserved Lemons from MJ Willis.

Roasted Bell Pepper Caponata
A tasty appetizer, perfect for entertaining.

Roasted Chicken with Preserved Lemons
With white wine, almonds and currants, this roast chicken recipe is tough to beat!

Braised Endive with Preserved Lemon Gremolata
Slightly bitter endive is braised in stock and white wine, oven roasted and served with a flavorful gremolata topping.

Braised Rabbit with Olives and Preserved Lemons
A delicious Mediterranean dish - equally tasty with chicken! Gluten free? Substitute gluten free AP flour in this recipe.

Preserved Lemon Sauce
Preserved lemons, dried fruit and a touch of sugar make this sweet-sour sauce the ideal condiment.

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deana sidney's picture

Thanks, so glad you liked the antique chicken recipe... preserved lemons are the best!