Shirley Temple Cupcakes W/Lemon-Lime Cream Cheese Frosting

Total Time
35mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 20 mins

From the cupcake project blog. You can make a Roy Rogers cupcake by subbing the 7-up with coke, and the lemon and lime extract with cola extract. Top this cupcake with the frosting, then a cherry.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. For the cupcakes:.
  2. Combine soda, grenadine, and vinegar and let stand for a few minutes. Add sugar and oil and whisk vigorously until slightly frothy. In a separate bowl, mix flour, baking soda, and baking powder. Add flour mixture to the first bowl. Be careful not to over-mix.
  3. This should make 24 cupcakes. Fill cupcake liners about 1/2 way. They will rise a lot! Bake for 20 minutes at 350 degrees.
  4. For the frosting:.
  5. Make sure butter and cream cheese are at room temperature. Cream the butter and cream cheese. Sift in 4 C of powdered sugar. Add extracts.