Graham cracker cupcakes with key lime filling. Sounds tasty right? Let me add in one additional detail: lime cream cheese frosting. Okay. Stop licking your computer screen. It is time to make some of these treats! The batter consists of graham cracker crumbs, sugar, flour, and several other traditional ingredients. The filling is made of three things: key lime juice, egg yolks and sweetened condensed milk. Top with the lime cream cheese frosting (cream cheese, butter, lime extract and powdered sugar) and serve!
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If itís time for your friends to come over for a small afternoon party and you are thinking about serving them pastries that are easy on the calories and easy on the budget, then try these enticingly delicious Margarita Cupcakes! Itís perfect for bachelorette parties and other occasions where you can have a taste of your favorite margarita concoction without getting the hangover. Serve these, complete with all the trimmings like a slice of lime, and you will surely impress your friends.
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Once you have tried these fresh, zesty margarita cupcakes you will soon remind yourself that somewhere around the world it is five o’clock. The lime juice and zest that is contained in the cupcake tastes so refreshing that you will forget there was any another kind of margarita. The frosting not only has salt and lime juice but a few tablespoons of tequila that gives you a unique cupcake you won’t find in very many places.
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Fluffy Lime Cupcakes with the smooth, luxurious and fluffy Lime Swiss Meringue Buttercream bring a tangy and sweet surprise to the table when you serve them. The color is happy and bright and the light texture is refreshing. Whether pool side with a tropical drink, or at tea time this cupcake is just the right amount of yummy. The decoration and garnish possibilities are vast as well given the summery taste and their sunny vibe.
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With a punch of lime flavor, this cherry cupcake has intense flavor you normally wouldn’t expect from an innocent little cupcake. The sweet frosting is flavored with cherry perfectly balancing the concentrated zesty lime flavor. Perfect for a hot and humid summer day, this cupcake takes your mind away from the heat as you enjoy its cooling cherry-lime goodness. Grab one of these to taste the cherry and limey freshness.
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These key lime pie cupcakes are as close to the real thing as you can get, in cupcake form anyway. There is even have a “pie crust” at the bottom of each cupcake made from graham cracker crumbs, butter, sugar and lime zest. The cake part of these key lime cupcakes consists of standard cake batter, with the exception of key lime juice, yogurt and key lime zest. The frosting even contains key limes (and a traditional buttercream mix), which makes them taste even more authentic!
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Margarita Cupcakes are sure to be a hit at any party, not only for the novelty they bring but for the flavor as well. This tangy lime cupcake made from scratch is worth the extra time it takes to make it. Using fresh lime zest, real butter, and real vanilla in the mix ensures and fresh and tasty cupcake, and the tequila in the frosting adds that special little kick. Served in a margarita glass or on a plate, these tasty treats will leave you feeling satisfied and happy with your dessert choice.
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