Mountain Dew Cupcakes

MOUNTAIN DEW CUPCAKES
Recipe Rating:
 2 Ratings
Serves: 10
Prep Time:
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Ingredients

1 c butter, melted
2 c sugar
3 eggs
3/4 c mountain dew
lemon juice, fresh from one lemon
lime juice from one lime
lemon zest, grated and lime zest from one lemon and lime
2 3/4 c flour
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt

The Cook

Rhonda Wheeler Recipe
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Warren, MI (pop. 134,056)
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Member Since Sep 2011
Rhonda's notes for this recipe:
My husband drinks mountain dew so I always have this on hand.If you don't want alot of lemon and lime omit the juice and zest.I enclosed a frosting but you can use any that you wish.
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Directions

1
Beat butter and sugar.
2
Add 1/2 of lemon juice and 1/2 of lime zest and mix till fluffy.
3
Add eggs one at a time. Mix together.
4
mix together flour,baking powder and salt and add to sugar mixture. Mix well.
5
Add in mountain dew and 1/2 lemon and 1/2 lime juice.Mix till blended.
6
Fill greased muffin cups 2/3 full. Bake at 350 degrees for 18-20 minutes or until golden brown.
7
ICING: 1 cup butter, 4 cups powdered sugar, 2 tablespoons of mountain dew, half of lemon and lime juice from cupcake recipe, half of lemon and lime zest from cupcake recipe. RECIPE: Beat butter and half of the sugar. Add mountain dew,zests and lemon and lime juice and mix well. Add remaining sugar till the sweatness you desire. Frost when cool .Keep regrigerated.

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user gaynel mohler gaynel - Apr 7, 2012
this may make me "HYPER" LOL
user Bob Wakeman Bigcatfish - Apr 8, 2012
Ill give this to the better half. She will love these. Mine would come out like rocks. Thats a given.

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