Saturday, 19 March 2011

The Best Lemon Meringue Cupcake Recipe !!

This has to be the nicest cupcake ever!! If you like lemon meringue pie you will love this...
The recipe is Simon Rimmers (so thank you )
What you need:
100g butter
100g sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 free range eggs
100g self raising flour
1 lemon zest only
75g lemon curd

for the meringue :
2 free range egg whites
100 g sugar

1, preheat the oven at 180 o
2, cream the butter, sugar,and vanilla
3, add the eggs and then flour and lemon zest.
4, fill tin with 12 cake cases. put spoon of mixture in each one
5, before they go into the oven put a spoonful of lemon curd on top of each one!
6, pop in the oven for about 15 - 20 minutes until golden brown and spring back
7, once out the oven pre heat the grill.
8, whisk the egg whites and sugar together until they form peaks
9, pop a swirl of meringue mix onto of each cupcake and put under the grill for about 2-3 minutes until they start browning slightly
10, enjoy!!!


  1. Thank you Kelly for adding this recipe I made it earlier with my sister and it was beautiful x

  2. I know its so gorgeous keep a look out i'll be adding more recipes soon xxx Thanks for the comment xx