Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes

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Raven Higheagle

By
@ravenhigheagle

These cupcakes are perfect for a summer get-together or BBQ. They are strawberry lemonade flavored and the inside is a homemade strawberry mix. I love making these all year long but they are really good on a hot summer day.

Rating:
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Serves:
Makes 12 Cupcakes
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 box
white cake mix
1 box
strawberry jell-o
2 Tbsp
sweetened lemonade mix (i ues country time)
16 oz pkg
frozen strawberries in sugar, thawed
3 large
eggs
1/3 c
vegetable oil
1/2 c
butter
3 c
powdered sugar
1/3 c
sweetened lemonade mix (country time)
2 Tbsp
water
chewy lemonheads candy, for garnish
sparkling sugar, for garnish

How to Make Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • 2Stir together Cake mix, dry Jell-O and 2 tablespoons lemonade mix.
  • 3Puree strawberries.
  • 4Add strawberries, eggs and vegetable oil to dry ingredients.
  • 5Mix until smooth and blended
  • 6Place liners in cupcake pan and fill 2/3 full.
  • 7Bake about 20 minutes or until tooth pick stuck in center comes out clean.
  • 8Allow to cool completely.
  • 9Cream butter in a medium bowl.
  • 10Slowly add in the powdered sugar and 1/3 cup lemonade mix.
  • 11Add water as needed, until everything is incorporated and frosting is right consistency.
  • 12Transfer icing to piping bag or zippered bag and clip corner to pipe.
  • 13Ice tops of each cupcake and optionally dust with sparkling sugar and lemonhead.

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