• prep: 20 min
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 35 min
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  • Summary

    Enjoy a pretty burst of lemon with these Lemon Blossom Cupcakes. Delicious, moist lemon cupcakes, topped with lemon cream cheese frosting! For frosting as shown, you will need a pastry piping bag and a large, round plain piping tip, such as Ateco 808

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1 1/4 tsp baking powder
    • 1/8 teaspoon salt (reduce to pinch if using salted butter)
    • 4 Tbsp unsalted butter (at room temperature)
    • 3/4 cup + 2 Tbsp white sugar
    • 1 large egg (at room temperature)
    • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup + 2 Tbsp whole milk (at room temperature)
    • Zest of one lemon
    • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
    • 6 oz cream cheese (at room temperature)
    • 4 cups icing/confectioners sugar
    • 1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract
    • Fresh lemon wedges (lemon slice, cut into quarters)
    • Fresh mint leaves

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 345 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 9 g 14.18%
    • Saturated Fat: 6 g 27.52%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 26 mg 8.62%
    • Sodium: 110 mg 4.59%
    • Calcium: 41 mg 4.06%
    • Potassium: 41 mg 1.17%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 3.58%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 64 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.52%
    • Sugar: 53 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 5.74%
    • Vitamin C 1.18%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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