Pink Lemonade Cupcake

Preparation Time = 25 mins         Cooking Time = 20 - 25 mins

INGREDIENTS

pink-lemonade-cupcakeMakes 24 cupcakes

Cupcakes

  • 1 box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ natural vanilla cake mix  
  • 3/4 cup frozen (thawed) pink lemonade concentrate 
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil 
  • 1/4 cup water 
  • 3 eggs, large 
  • Pink food color; if desired 

Frosting and Garnish 

  • 2 containers Betty Crocker™ Whipped Fluffy White Frosting 
  • 6 tablespoons frozen (thawed) pink lemonade concentrate 
  • Pink food color; if desired 
  • Pink candy sprinkles or pink/yellow fan shaped soft sugar candy and a small bent straw; if desired 

DIRECTIONS

  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Place paper baking cup in each of 24 regular-size muffin cups. Make cake batter as directed on box, using cake mix, 3/4 cup lemonade concentrate, 1/2 cup oil, the water, eggs and food color. Divide batter evenly among muffin cups.
  2. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pans 10 minutes; remove from pans to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  3. In large bowl, beat frosting, 6 tablespoons lemonade concentrate and the food color with electric mixer on low speed until blended. Frost cooled cupcakes. Garnish tops with candy sprinkles and a straw; if desired.