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How to make cherry limeade cupcakes

Make Cherry Limeade Cupcakes

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INGREDIENTS
Gather supplies

Gather supplies

Make cake batter according to instructions.

Make cake batter according to instructions.

Pour 1/2 of cherry juice.

Pour 1/2 of cherry juice.

Mix into cake batter! Add a little more if you want to really taste it.

Mix into cake batter! Add a little more if you want to really taste it.

Cut some cherries into quarters. Leave some for the topping!

Cut some cherries into quarters. Leave some for the topping!

Scoop batter into cupcake liners.

Scoop batter into cupcake liners.

Add some cherries. We only put them in some because not everyone wanted them. They better with the cherries though!

Add some cherries. We only put them in some because not everyone wanted them. They better with the cherries though!

Push them down so that they're covered by batter. We put them in the middle ones so that we knew which ones had them!

Push them down so that they're covered by batter. We put them in the middle ones so that we knew which ones had them!

Bake according to package directions.

Bake according to package directions.

Scoop white frosting into a bowl.

Scoop white frosting into a bowl.

Fold in two tablespoons of lime juice. Taste and add more if wanted. I ended up adding another two tablespoons, but I like sour things.

Fold in two tablespoons of lime juice. Taste and add more if wanted. I ended up adding another two tablespoons, but I like sour things.

Mix in some green and yellow food coloring until it reaches a nice color.

Mix in some green and yellow food coloring until it reaches a nice color.

With all the liquid,  the frosting might get to runny. Just sprinkle in some powdered sugar and stir until it is thicker.

With all the liquid, the frosting might get to runny. Just sprinkle in some powdered sugar and stir until it is thicker.

Let cupcakes cool completely.

Let cupcakes cool completely.

Decorate with a cherry, lime strip...

Decorate with a cherry, lime strip...

And a straw! We just cut up a plastic drinking straw. Enjoy!

  • White cake mix
  • White frosting
  • Green and yellow food coloring
  • Powdered sugar
  • Eggs, oil, butter
  • Lime juice
  • Maraschino cherries