Coconut-Lime Cupcakes

Recipe by RecipeNut
READY IN: 50mins




  • Heat oven to 350°F.
  • Grease 12-cup muffin pan or line with baking cups.
  • In large bowl, beat butter and sugar at medium speed 5 to 6 minutes or until light and fluffy.
  • Beat in egg, 1 tablespoon lime peel and 1 teaspoon lime juice.
  • In medium bowl, stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  • At low speed, beat sour cream into butter mixture alternately with flour mixture.
  • Spoon batter into muffin pan, filling two-thirds full.
  • Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until golden brown and toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  • Cool on wire rack 10 minutes.
  • Remove from pan; cool completely.
  • In large bowl, beat all frosting ingredients at medium speed until stiff-peaks form.
  • Spread each cupcake with frosting; sprinkle with coconut.
  • Refrigerate until ready to serve.