Lemon Ladies Orchard – A Love Story! Review And Giveaway

 You know how it is when your in LOVE! You get all jittery, your palms sweat, and your heartbeat quickens. You just get giddy when encountering your love in close quarters, and depression sets in when circumstances force you to be apart from your beloved.  OK! OK! Let me see you take that first bite of a Meyer lemon from Lemon Ladies Orchard and not be totally impressed.
 
If you have not tasted a Meyer Lemon I advise you to! A 3000 year old delicious pairing of a mandarin orange and a lemon that delivers a sweet and floral taste all at once. There is no puckering with a Meyer Lemon (named after the man who discovered it in China in 1908) .
 
Karen Morss planted her orchard in 2004, cared and nurtured for three years, and was rewarded with the best known – most sought after Meyer lemons. Lemon Ladies Orchard is nestled in Emerald Hills, California. Each tree is named after a woman that Karen Morss admires. The ‘Ladies’ are treated like royal queens. From the organic fertilizer to the abundant sunshine and love, each ‘Lady” is pampered to produce the sweetest lemons.
 
The first thing we made was a lemon pie. Ahhh there is no comparison in the explosion of flavor that happened using Meyer Lemons in this family recipe. As for my husbands famous upside down pineapple cake… the lemons enhanced the flavor making it a mouth-watering experience. I can honestly say we will not make it again with that dull bottled lemon juice. Its Lemon Ladies Orchard and Meyer Lemons all the way. Karen’s lemons are picked on Sunday and shipped Priority Mail on Monday. Fresh from her orchard to your kitchen! How FRESH is that?
 
As remarkable as Lemon Ladies Orchard,  Karen Morss, the woman behind it is equally remarkable. Her first and foremost venture is her orchard, but her gifts and talents reach far beyond. Before starting Lemon Ladies Orchard, Karen owned her own software company and operated a flight school. Now she is the author of a children’s Christmas book, “Flying Poodles: A Christmas Story“. She then created the app version in iTunes which CNET selected as one of the five fabulous finds of the holidays.
As to more dreams and aspirations, she plans to write a screenplay for a 30 minute TV Christmas Special based on her Flying Poodles – A Christmas Story.
As to her goal for Lemon Ladies Orchard, Karen said, “the business continues to grow and thrive and my single goal is to provide the nicest possible lemons to people all over the country during the time of year when fresh fruit is most appreciated, winter!”
 
 You might also enjoy www.glasscritters.com Karen’s stained glass business where she creates about 12-15 pieces a year that gives her great pleasure to create these memories for people of their pets and their airplanes!
Such a remarkable woman. Maybe there should be a tree named after Her!
 
Do You want to fall in LOVE?
Lemon Ladies Orchard is giving one of my readers their Gift Bag with beautiful tasty Meyer lemons!
 
Here is what you do…

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Giveaway will close March 16 at 11:59pm central time. Winner will be notified and must respond within 48 hrs in order to meet the next shipment date for prize.

*I did not receive any financial compensation for this review, though I did recieve a samples of the product for evaluation purposes. The opinions are based only on my experiences with the product.*

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188 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. valancia
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 21:12:06

    I Follow Espacularaiesa on Twitter!

  2. Melanie
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 21:15:47

    They belong to Local Harvest

  3. Jennifer J
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 22:05:34

    I found a recipe for meyer lemon lace cookies.

  4. forreal
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 22:43:55

    The interesting thing I learned is that Each tree is named for a
    woman who inspired and
    helped the owner achieve her goals and
    dreams. And each lady painted a
    tile for her tree with her name.

  5. forreal
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 22:44:24

    email subscriber

  6. forreal
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 22:44:49

    voted on picket fences 1

  7. forreal
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 22:45:11

    voted on picket fences 2

  8. Gianna
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:04:18

    Our lemons are lovingly raised with
    organic citrus fertilizer, plenty of
    California sunshine and love. We pick
    lemons on Sunday and ship Priority Mail
    on Monday.

  9. Gianna
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:05:00

    I subscribed by email.

  10. Gianna
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:05:50

    I voted for you on Picket Fence Blogs.

  11. Gianna
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:06:37

    I voted for you on Picket Fence Blogs. 2

  12. Sand
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:10:13

    I found a yummy recipe for Meyer Lemon Lace Cookies.

  13. Charlene Kuser
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:17:41

    I learned their beautiful trees produced over 6000 pounds of
    lemons in a season that lasted from September till May

  14. Charlene Kuser
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:19:56

    I am a fan of Lemon Ladies Orchard on Facebook (Charlene Kuser)

  15. heather c
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:28:30

    I found recipes, guys! The top recipe for me? Meyer Lemon Lace Cookies!!

  16. Charlene Kuser
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:29:21

    I shared this post on Facebook (Charlene Kuser)
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  17. Veronica Garrett
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:31:16

    I learned that their beautiful trees produced over 6000 pounds of lemons in a season that lasts from September to May.

  18. heather c
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:32:06

    I like Lemon Ladies Orchard on Facebook

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    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:33:42

  20. heather c
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:34:07

    1 I voted for you on Picket Fence blogs.

  21. Charlene Kuser
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:34:24

    I am a subscriber to Espacularaiesa

  22. heather c
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:34:34

    2 I voted for you on Picket Fence blogs.

  23. Charlene Kuser
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:37:13

    I Like Espacularaiesa on Facebook (Charlene Kuser)

  24. Charlene Kuser
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:38:57

    I am following you on Twitter (@Swtlilchick)

  25. Charlene Kuser
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:40:29

    I voted for you On The Fence

  26. Charlene Kuser
    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:51:01

    I voted for your Facebook entry (Charlene Kuser)
    #1

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    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:51:32

    I voted for your Facebook entry (Charlene Kuser)
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    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:52:17

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    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:52:41

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    Mar 16, 2011 @ 23:53:04

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