Haiku My Heart ~ Lemons


lemons in a cloud
dancing on my tongue and spoon
delicious delight

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Lemons In A Cloud

recipe found by Kimberly Saward (with a few tweaks from me)

Serves 4 people


Please use organic!

1 cup heavy cream

4 oz cream cheese

1 lemon zest

1 lemon juiced (Meyer lemon if you can)

Sweetener to = 1 Tbls sugar (6 drops clear stevia)

1 tsp vanilla extract

extra lemon zest to sprinkle on each serving from another lemon

1 favorite memory of dessert with friends


In a large bowl with electric mixer on high speed beat the cream until stiff peaks form.

Set aside.

In a separate bowl mix the cream cheese, lemon peel and juice, sweetener, vanilla and your favorite memory of dessert with friends until well blended. Gently fold the reserved whipped cream into the cream cheese mixture until thoroughly combined.

Top each serving with extra lemon zest and serve immediately or chill until ready to serve.