Bring out some citrus zing with our Lemon-Cream Cheese Cupcakes. These cream cheese cupcakes are full of lemon flavor and are topped with a zesty frosting. You can grate some lemon skins and sprinkle it on top of your cupcakes to add more citrus flavor and color.
Beat first 5 ingredients in large bowl with mixer until blended. (Batter will be thick.) Spoon into 24 paper-lined muffin cups.
Bake 21 to 24 min. or until toothpick inserted in centers comes out clean. Cool in pans 10 min. Remove to wire racks; cool completely.
Beat cream cheese, butter and lemon juice in large bowl with mixer until blended. Gradually beat in sugar until blended. Spread onto cupcakes.
Prepare using PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese.
Blend 1 tsp. lemon zest into frosting before spreading onto cupcakes.
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Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g
Saturated Fat 3.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 39g
Dietary Fiber 0g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.