Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Key lime cupcakes

Here is the recipe, you can also go to this website to check it out.
We only alter it with 1 cup of sour cream to the base.


  • 1 (18.25 ounce) package lemon cake mix
  • 1 1/3 cups vegetable oil
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 (3 ounce) package lime flavored gelatin mix
  • 3/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 4 cups confectioners' sugar


  1. Combine cake mix, gelatin mix, oil, eggs and orange juice. Pour into three 8 inch cake pans. Bake according to instructions on box. Allow to cool, then frost.
  2. To make the frosting: In a large bowl, beat the butter and cream cheese until light and fluffy. Add lime juice and confectioners sugar. Mix well.

Posted by Hollie


  1. these look sooooooo yummy! thanks for the recipe!

  2. My husband LOVES key lime! Can't wait to surprise him with these! Thanks for sharing!