Monday, April 28, 2014

Blue Raspberry Lemonade Cupcakes

blue raspberry cupcake
Okay, I know that Spring just started but I’m getting so excited for summer!!! I love to smell of fresh flowers blooming in the morning, softball games, swimming, camping and long summer nights with my family.
This is a fun cupcake that your kids will love!!!
1 butter, softened
2 cups sugar
3 eggs
2 teaspoons lemon zest
3 Tablespoons lemon juice, fresh
3 1/2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups sour cream
1/4 cup butter, softened
1 8 ounce cream cheese, softened
1 package blue raspberry Kool Aid packet
1 teaspoon vanilla
4 to 4 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • Cupcakes: Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line your muffin tins with cupcake liners.
  • Cream butter and sugar in a large bowl. Add the eggs and combine until light and fluffy.
  • Add the lemon zest and lemon juice. Then add the sour cream
  • Combine dry ingredients and add to the cream mixture. The batter will be thick but trust me, it will be so good!
  • Fill your cupcake liners 2/3 full with batter, and bake for 20 to 22 minutes, or they bounce back by a soft touch. Cool completely before you add the icing.
  • Icing: Cream the butter and cream cheese until fluffy. Add the Kool Aid packet and vanilla. Slowly add a cup of powdered sugar.
  • Beat well, until the frosting is creamy. Add the amount of powdered sugar depending on the consistency you want.


  1. Sounds and looks so tasty, maybe I will give it a try one of these days. Thanks!!!

  2. This cupcake looks DELICIOUS !!!

  3. WoW, this is an awesome looking cupcake. I'm so wanting one now.

  4. Oh wow, these look amazing :) love my cakes...

    Thanks for sharing over at Creative Mondays...

  5. These look delicious and easy! Would love for you to stop over by my blog, where I share many cupcake recipes also!

  6. Congratulations! You've been featured on Wicked Awesome Wednesday! These cupcakes look heavenly! Stop by the website to pick up your "I've Been Featured!" button!

    1. We are so excited! Thank you so much!

  7. I love cupcakes and these look delicious. Thanks for sharing them over at Foodie Friens Friday Linky Party and I hope that you will join us again this week with more awesome recipes.

  8. These cupcakes looks yummy! Thanks for sharing @ Monday handmade linkup party. Have a great week!:)

  9. nom nom nom looks delish! a bit of sunshine for your mouth!

  10. Ah! These cupcakes look amazing! I just had a blue and red raspberry birthday party for my daughter last Saturday. I wish I would have seen this recipe sooner...I would have made them for her party. Thanks for sharing at the Frugal Crafty Home Blog Hop!

  11. Ummmm, YUMMY! I am getting hungry just looking at those delicious cupcakes. I can't wait to give this recipe a try for my sweet family! Thanks for sharing! PINNED and PINNED again! :)