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By aohmc

Rate this recipe 4.6/5 (132 Votes)
Cake Mix: Caramel Apple Cupcakes 1 Picture
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Servings 24

  • For cupcakes:
  • 1 box Yellow Cake Mix
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/3 cup oil
  • 1/3 cup sour cream
  • 1-2 large Apple
  • 2 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • For cream cheese frosting:
  • 1 package (8 oz.) cream cheese, soften
  • 1 stick butter, soften
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 tsp. lemon juice

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