Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes

Raven Higheagle


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.


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Makes 12 Cupcakes
10 Min
20 Min


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  • 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
  • 1/3 c
    vegetable oil
  • 1/2 c
  • 3 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1/3 c
    sweetened lemonade mix (country time)
  • 2 Tbsp
  • ·
    chewy lemonheads candy, for garnish
  • ·
    sparkling sugar, for garnish

How to Make Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes


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

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