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Strawbrry Yogurt Cupcakes


1 cup butter , softened
2 cups sugar
3 eggs
3 tablespoons lemon juice , divided
1 lemon , zested
2 ½ cups all-purpose flour , divided
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
8 ounces plain or vanilla yogurt
12 ounces fresh strawberries , diced
1 cup powdered sugar


Created on February 13th, 2012

Preheat oven to 325*.
Line cupcake pans with liners.

In a medium mixing bowl, sift together 2 ¼ cups of flour, baking soda and salt.

Mix in the lemon zest and set aside.

With an electric mixer, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
Beat in the eggs one at a time, then stir in 1 Tb. lemon juice.
Alternate beating in the flour mixture and the yogurt, mixing just until incorporated.

Toss the strawberries with the remaining ¼ cup of flour. Gently mix them into the batter.

Scoop the batter into the cupcake liners.

Bake in the preheated oven for 18-14 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.

Allow to cool 10 minutes in the pan, then remove and let them cool on a wire rack.

While cooling, whisk together the remaining 2 Tb. of lemon juice and the powdered sugar. Drizzle over the top of the cupcakes and enjoy!

*This recipe is originally for a bundt cake.
Grease and flour bundt pan. Bake at same temperature for 1 hour or until toothpick inserted in cake comes out clean. Let cake cool 15 minutes then turn out onto wire rack and let cool completely before drizzling with icing.

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