These blood orange margarita cupcakes are an adults-only treat that can be served on New Years’ Eve, after a nice dinner, or anytime that you want a slightly “boozy” snack. They consist of the zest and juice of a single blood orange, flour, butter, milk, sugar and eggs. The “margarita” factor is in the frosting: tequila, milk, candied ginger, butter and powder sugar are combined to make these into a sweet yet tart treat that your guests will enjoy!
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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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Not only are these adults-only treats tasty, but they are gluten free as well. The batter is made from various flours, including brown rice, sweet rice and white rice, plus soy milk, baking powder, xanthan gum and the kicker — pureed frozen strawberries! Once they are out of the oven, douse them with a mixture of tequila and lime juice before topping them with the margarita frosting, which also contains strawberries, lime and, yes, more tequila.
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Have you ever heard of Tequila in a cupcake? Unbelievable, isnít it? Well, this is absolutely real! You can indulge yourself with tequila in a subtle way by trying these Margarita Cupcakes. This cupcake is brushed with tequila and adorned with an amazing Tequila-Lime Frosting. It has also been made delicately to produce light and fluffy texture and awesome taste which will definitely be enjoyed by anyone and can be served on any occasion.
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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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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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Add a fun twist to any summer celebration with this adults-only treat! These Margarita cupcakes combine the best of both worlds, thanks to their sweet buttercream and tequila frosting, complete with a splash of lime juice for extra authenticity. The cupcake itself has tequila in the batter, so save these treats for child-free BBQís and parties.