If you’ve never used soda to make cake or cupcakes you are missing out! Try out these easy Sprite cupcakes today for a fun and tasty treat!

Soda and boxed cake mixes are actually a pretty interesting combination that results in a flavorful and moist cake or in this case, cupcakes.

– Sprite – Lemon Cake Mix – Cream Cheese – Butter – Powdered Icing Sugar – Milk – Lemon Extract – Lemon – Yellow Sugar Crystals


In a large bowl, beat together the white cake mix and Sprite for 2 minutes.


Scoop the cupcake batter with a ⅓ cup measuring cup into the prepared cupcake liners.


Bake for 25-30 minutes, until an inserted toothpick comes out clean. Allow the cupcakes to cool completely before frosting.


In a large bowl, beat together the cream cheese, butter and powdered icing sugar for 2 minutes, then add the lemon extract and lemon zest.



Scoop the frosting into a piping bag fitted with a large star tip.