Temptingly Tart Frosted Cupcakes

Looking for a delicious dessert? Then check out this yummy cupcake topped with popping candies – perfect for any celebration.

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 1 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 24

Ingredients

1
(1-lb. 2.25-oz.) pkg. party rainbow chip cake mix
1 1/4
cups water
1/3
cup oil
3
eggs
1
(16-oz.) can vanilla frosting
1
(0.15-oz.) envelope any flavor unsweetened soft drink mix
3
(0.33-oz.) pkgs. any flavor popping candy
  • 1 Prepare cake mix as directed on package for 24 cupcakes, using water, oil and eggs. Cool 15 minutes. Remove from pan. Cool 20 minutes or until completely cooled.
  • 2 In small bowl, combine frosting and drink mix; stir until completely blended and no streaks remain. Frost cooled cupcakes. Sprinkle with popping candy.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Cupcake
    Calories
    210
    (
    Calories from Fat
    80),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    9g
    9%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    25mg
    25%;
    Sodium
    170mg
    170%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    32g
    32%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    24g
    24%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    4%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 1 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 1/2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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