Margarita Cupcakes

Rise Ruhl


All my cupcake recipes start with a cake mixing and a container of prepared frosting. Even though I work full time, I want to make fun treats for my family and co-workers. Using mixes allows me (and you!) to have great desserts in no time.


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10 Min
25 Min


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  • 1
    yellow cake mix
  • ·
    non-alcoholic margarita mix (liquid type)

  • 1
    (16-oz.size)ready made cream cheese frosting
  • 2 Tbsp
    lime juice

How to Make Margarita Cupcakes


  1. Mix cake mix according to package directions, EXCEPT substitute equal quantity of margarita mix for water.
  2. Filled lined cupcake tins about 1/3 full with batter. Bake as directed on box.
  3. Mix lime juice with prepared frosting. After cupcakes are cooled completely, frost. Decorate tops with yellow sugar and 1/4 of a lime jelly candy, if desired.

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About Margarita Cupcakes

Course/Dish: Desserts, Cakes, Other Desserts
Collection: Cupcake Collection
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #cupcake, #easy, #mix

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