Saturday, September 8, 2018

LEMON BLUEBERRY CUPCAKES #Christmas #Desserts

These cupcakes are caretaker unlobed to urinate. I signaling out by using my favourite Flavoring Cupcake recipe. I superimposed whatsoever unfermented citrus humor and yellow zest to allot these cupcakes their refreshing but not over powering yellowness savor.

I then add caller blueberries, but you could use icy blueberries, as intimately. I baked these cupcakes for active 18-20 minutes and let them caller before I topped them with the tasteful yellowness buttercream icing.

LEMON BLUEBERRY CUPCAKES

And don't lose to top apiece cupcake with SPRINKLES and an surplus bush to hit these cupcakes visage additional pretty!

Revel & Paradisiac Elasticity!

INGREDIENTS:
VANILLA CUPCAKES:
  • 1¼ cups all-purpose flour
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 large eggs
  • ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1½ teaspoons vanilla extract
  • zest of 1 lemon
  • ½ cup sour cream
  • 2 Tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 cup blueberries
LEMON BUTTERCREAM FROSTING:
  • 1 (2 sticks) cup unsalted butter, softened
  • ¼ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2½ cups powdered sugar
  • 1 Tablespoon heavy whipping cream
  • 1 Tablespoon lemon juice
  • yellow sprinkles
  • extra blueberries, for topping
INSTRUCTIONS:
  1. Preheat oven to 350F degrees. Line (1) muffin tins with 12 cupcake liners. Set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl, mix flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, using an electric or stand mixer on medium speed, beat eggs and sugar for about 2 minutes, or until light and creamy. Add the butter and vanilla extract and beat on low speed for about 1 minute, or until well blended. Beat in the dry ingredients on low speed until blended. DO NOT OVER MIX! Add the sour cream. lemon zest, and lemon juice and beat until smooth. Fold in blueberries.
  4. Fill each cupcake liner about ¾ the way full with cupcake batter. Bake 18 to 20 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Allow cupcakes to cool before frosting.
  5. MAKE THE FROSTING:
  6. Mix softened butter on medium speed with an electric or stand mixer. Beat for 30 seconds until smooth and creamy.
  7. Add powdered sugar, vanilla extract, lemon juice, and heavy whipping cream. Increase to high-speed and beat for 3 minutes. Add more cream if needed for spreading consistency.
  8. Frost cupcakes using a piping bag or knife. Top with SPRINKLES and blueberries.