82 Zesty Lime Recipes

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Limes are one of my favorites. I love fresh-squeezed lime juice in my water and I love making homemade, simple Honey-Lime Garlic Chicken. I was so excited to find all these amazing recipes with lime. From breakfast to beverages to main dishes with salmon, pork and chicken to desserts – there is something for everyone! Most of these recipes don’t make lime the “star” of the dish, but they do highlight the flavor. Enjoy!

You can use limes in just about any type of recipe you can think of - from breakfast to beverages and main dishes to desserts. Check out the amazing ones I found! :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com


Blackberry Lime Scones | Baker by Nature

Key Lime Pie Scones | Julie Measures

Key Lime Coconut Donuts | Baker by Nature

Key Lime Pie Pancakes | Peas and Crayons


Beverages & Smoothies

Lemon, Lime & Mint Lemonade | Pastel and Macarons

Key Lime Pie Smoothie | Kate Horodyski

Old-Fashioned Fresh Squeezed Limeade Recipe | Through Her Looking Glass

Starbucks Lime Refresher CopyCat Recipe | Darling Tomboy

Homemade Strawberry Lemon Lime Lemonade | Will Cook for Smiles

Blueberry Mint Lime Water | Smarty Had a Party

Watermelon Strawberry Lime Smoothie | Brooklyn Farm Girl

Mango Lime Smoothie | Annie’s Noms

Lime Ice Cubes | Tech Talk


Salads & Dressings

Chicken Lime Lettuce Wrap | Six Sister’s Stuff

Ginger Lime Asian Slaw | Real Food Real Deals

Honey Lime Vinaigrette | The Yummy Life

Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette | Dessert Now Dinner Later

Avocado, Black Bean & Corn Salad | Vegan Huggs

Chili Lime Sweet Corn Salad | Lovely Little Kitchen

Homemade Cilantro Lime Ranch Dressing | Family Fresh Meals

Honey Lime and Garlic Vinaigrette | Aggie’s Kitchen

Cilantro Lime Cucumber Salad | The Food Charlatan


Main Dishes & Sides

Quick & Easy Garlic Lime Cashew Zoodles | Salt & Lavender

Grilled Lime Butter Salmon in Foil | The Recipe Critic

Grilled Lime Salmon with Avocado-Mango Salsa and Coconut Rice | Cooking Classy

Grilled Thai Coconut Lime Skirt Steak | Healthy Seasonal Recipes

Grilled Sesame Lime Chicken with Spicy Thai Peanut Sauce | Joyful Healthy Eats

Cilantro Lime Chicken with Avocado Salsa | Yummy Healthy Easy

Maple Lime Roasted Sweet Potatoes | Fried Dandelions

Abuelo’s Copycat Tomatillo Lime Salsa | The Chunky Chef

Chili Lime Sweet Potato Fries with Honey Chipotle Dipping Sauce | Recipe Runner

30 Minute Black Beans & Lime Rice | Where You Get Your Protein

Garlic Lime Shrimp with Cauliflower Puree | Paleo Paparazzi

Cajun Honey Lime Chicken Wings | Must Love Home

Baked Lime Chicken Bowls | Yummy Healthy Easy

Chili Lime Roasted Chickpeas | Willowbird Baking

Crispy Cilantro Lime Chicken | Cafe Delites

Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice | Wholesomelicious


Baked Honey Sriracha Lime Salmon | Creme de la Crumb

Grilled Spicy Lime Shrimp with Creamy Avocado Cilantro Sauce | The Recipe Critic

Cilantro Lime Potato Salad | Julia’s Album

Honey Lime Chicken Thighs | Julia’s Album

Coconut Lime Quinoa | Unsophisticook

Garlic Soy & Lime Chicken Marinade | Coco & Dash

Chili Lime Baked Potato Chips | Diethood

Slow Cooker Honey Lime Ginger Pork | The Recipe Critic

Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Honey Lime Chicken (Tacos) | Carlsbad Cravings

Basil Lime Grilled Chicken | Layers of Happiness

Easy Fish Tacos with Lime Crema | Ahead of Thyme

Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken Tacos | Belle of the Kitchen

One Pan Cilantro-Lime Chicken and Rice with Black Beans | Cooking Classy

Taco Lime Grilled Chicken | Closet Cooking

Coconut Lime Chicken | A Saucy Kitchen

Chipotle Cilantro-Lime Rice Copycat | Melanie Cooks


Sweets & Treats

Mango Coconut & Lime Pops | My Diary of Us

Raspberry Glazed Key Lime Cake | Lemons for Lulu

Lime Meltaways | Simply Kierste

No Bake Key Lime eclair | Crazy for Crust

Basil Lime Cookies | Bestylife

Key Lime Pie Lasagna | Oh My Goodness…Chocolate Desserts

Key Lime Cheesecake Truffles | Eat It and Say Yum

Lime Sheet Cake | Lil’ Luna

Coconut Cupcakes with Lime Buttercream Frosting | Just So Tasty

Key Lime Fudge | Recipe Girl

Vegan Key Lime Ice Cream | The Roasted Root

Creamy Key Lime Pudding | Baker by Nature

Key Lime Pie Dip | Shaken Together

Lime Shortbread Cookies | Pretty Plain Janes

Pistachio, Lime & Zucchini Loaf | Scrummy Lane

No Bake White Chocolate Lime Cheesecake | My Evil Twin’s Kitchen

Lime Sugar Cookies | Real Housemoms

4 Ingredient Lime Sorbet | Cincy Shopper

Coconut Lime Cupcakes | Dessert Now, Dinner Later

Lime Creamsicles | Girl Versus Dough

Homemade Lime Curd | Crazy for Crust

Lime Sherbert | Baked by Rachel

Coconut Lime Popsicles | The Charming Detroiter

Key Lime Pound Cake | Barbara Bakes

Key Lime Pie Bars | Little Spice Jar

Key Lime Cooler Cookies | Flavor the Moments

Coconut-Lime Bread | Floating Kitchen

Lime Bars | Rock Recipes

Find more recipes on my Lemon & Lime Pinterest Board!

Written by Annette Breedlove

Annette Breedlove

Annette has been married to her husband and best friend for 11 years. Together they are raising their four children to follow the Lord’s will, no matter what. Annette longs for the day when she will meet her 5 angel babies who have entered heaven before her. She enjoys creating UNIT STUDIES with FREE PRINTABLES (more coming soon) for homeschool families and she gets her scrapbooking fix in by making Subway Art for herself and her readers. You can follow her crazy life at In All You Do where she blogs about homeschooling, gluten- and grain-free recipes, homemaking, the occasional DIY projects and maintaining her sanity. You can also keep up with her via Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest.

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