Lemon Burst Cupcakes

Lemon Burst Cupcakes

Mmm! There's a surprise burst of creamy lemon filling inside these delicious cupcakes.

Prep Time

30

Minutes

Total Time

1:15

Hr:Mins

Makes

24

cupcakes

1
box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® white cake mix
Water, vegetable oil and egg whites called for on cake mix box
1
jar (10 to 12 oz) lemon curd
1
container (12 oz) Betty Crocker® Whipped fluffy white frosting
1/4
cup Betty Crocker® yellow candy sprinkles
1/4
cup Betty Crocker® white candy sprinkles
  1. Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Make, bake and cool cake mix as directed on box for 24 cupcakes.
  2. By slowly spinning end of round handle of wooden spoon back and forth, make deep, 3/4-inch-wide indentation in center of top of each cupcake, not quite to bottom (wiggle end of spoon in cupcake to make opening large enough).
  3. Spoon lemon curd into corner of resealable heavy-duty food-storage plastic bag. Cut about 1/4 inch off corner of bag. Gently push cut corner of bag into center of cupcake. Squeeze about 2 teaspoons lemon curd into center of each cupcake for filling, being careful not to split cupcake.
  4. Frost cupcakes with frosting. To decorate, roll edge of each cupcake in candy sprinkles. Store loosely covered.
Makes 24 cupcakes
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
If you have only one 12-cup muffin pan, cover and refrigerate the rest of the batter while baking the first batch. Then bake the rest of the batter in the cooled muffin pan, adding 1 or 2 minutes to the bake time.
Planning a wedding reception? Make your own cupcakes!

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Cupcake)
  • Calories 220
    • (Calories from Fat 80),
  • Total Fat 8g
    • (Saturated Fat 2g,
    • Trans Fat 1g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 160mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 34g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 25g),
  • Protein 1g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.