Delightful Raspberry Lemonade Cupcakes

If you’re looking for a burst of sunshine in every bite, these Delightful Raspberry Lemonade Cupcakes are the perfect treat. With the zesty tang of lemons and the sweetness of ripe raspberries, they’re a delightful fusion of flavors that will transport your taste buds to a sunny paradise.

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 ½ tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • Zest of 2 lemons
  • 1 tsp lemon extract
  • ½ cup whole milk
  • 1 cup fresh raspberries

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a cupcake tin with paper liners.
  2. In a bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.
  3. In another bowl, cream together the softened butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  4. Beat in the eggs one at a time, then stir in the lemon zest and lemon extract.
  5. Gradually add the dry ingredients, alternating with the milk, beginning and ending with the dry mixture.
  6. Gently fold in the fresh raspberries.
  7. Fill each cupcake liner about two-thirds full with the batter.
  8. Bake for 18-20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  9. Allow the cupcakes to cool in the tin for a few minutes, then transfer them to a wire rack to cool completely.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 12 cupcakes

These Delightful Raspberry Lemonade Cupcakes are a taste of summer in every bite. The tartness of lemon and the sweetness of raspberries combine to create a delightful treat that’s perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re hosting a summer picnic or simply craving something sweet, these cupcakes will brighten your day.

Nutrition Information: (per cupcake)

Calories: 210 | Fat: 9g | Carbohydrates: 30g | Sugar: 18g | Protein: 3g

Indulge in these delightful cupcakes and let the vibrant flavors whisk you away to a sunny afternoon. Share them with friends and family, and watch their faces light up with joy as they savor the combination of raspberry and lemonade. These cupcakes are a true summer sensation, and you’ll find yourself making them again and again to spread happiness, one bite at a time.

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