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Lemon Cupcakes with Icing and Pearl Sprinkles Recipe
These lemon cupcakes are light and fluffy, with a strong lemon flavor. The tangy icing and delicate pearl icing complete the look.
- Prep Time: 20 minutes
- Cook Time: 20 minutes
- Total Time: 40 minutes
- Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (175 degrees Celsius).
- Prepare a cupcake pan by lining it with paper liners.
- In a medium mixing bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
- In a large mixing bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy, about 2-3 minutes.
- Beat in the eggs one at a time, beating thoroughly after each addition.
- Mix in the lemon juice and zest.
- Alternately add the flour mixture and the milk, beginning and ending with the flour mixture.
- Mix until everything is just combined.
- Distribute the batter evenly among the cupcake liners.
- 18-20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the centre comes out clean.
- Allow to cool for 5 minutes in the pan before transferring to a wire rack to cool completely.
- To make the icing, cream the butter until it is light and fluffy.
- Mix in the powdered sugar gradually, alternating with the lemon juice and milk, until the icing is smooth and creamy.
- Spread or pipe the icing onto the cooled cupcakes and sprinkle with pearl sprinkles to finish.
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