Lemon Cream Delight

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. + chilling


2 servings

Updated: Feb. 10, 2022
Indulging in this creamy dessert is like eating cheesecake out of a bowl. Light and luscious, it's a pleasing finish to any meal. —Inge Schermerhorn, Kingston, New Hampshire
Lemon Cream Delight Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 large egg
  • 1/4 cup thawed lemonade concentrate
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 ounces cream cheese, softened


  1. In a small heavy saucepan, combine egg and lemonade concentrate. Cook and stir over low heat until mixture is thickened and reaches 160°, 8-10 minutes. Cool to room temperature. Stir in lemon peel and vanilla.
  2. In a small bowl, beat cream cheese and lemon mixture until blended. Spoon into 2 dessert dishes. Refrigerate until chilled.

Nutrition Facts

1/3 cup: 260 calories, 17g fat (9g saturated fat), 136mg cholesterol, 172mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (18g sugars, 0 fiber), 6g protein.