Picnic Watermelon Cupcakes

Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal


Next time your asked to bring a sweet or dessert to a picnic, try these easy semi-homemade cupcakes.
They are so darn cute and sure to be a hit.


★★★★★ 1 vote

20 Min
15 Min
Convection Oven



  • 1 box
    white cake mix
  • 1 box
    lime jello
  • 3
    egg whites
  • 1/3 c
    canola oil
  • 1 1/4 c

  • 8 oz
    vanilla or white chocolate chips melted
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 4 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    kool-aid powder (watermelon cherry flavor)
  • 1 c
    cut watermelon pureed (about 4tbls pureed)
  • 3/4 c
    chocolate chips

How to Make Picnic Watermelon Cupcakes


  1. Mix all cupcake ingredients in bowl and beat for about 2min. Fill cupcake lined pans about 3/4 way full.
    Bake 350 for 15-18min. Cool.
  2. Melt white chips and spread on cupcakes.
    Frosting-cream butter and sugar add puree and koolaid flavoring and beat til fluffy about three minutes.
    Frost cupcakes.
  3. Sprinkle cupcakes with chocolate chips.

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About Picnic Watermelon Cupcakes

Course/Dish: Cakes Candies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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