Citrus Avocado Cupcakes Zoom

Citrus Avocado Cupcakes Recipe

Makes: Makes 24 cupcakes.
Skill Level: None

Product Actions

Additional Information

Step 1

Preheat oven to 350°F. Place baking cups in standard muffin pan.

Step 2

In large bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking soda, salt and baking powder.

Step 3

In second large bowl, whisk eggs and pureed avocado until combined; whisk in oil, milk, lemon juice, lime juice, orange juice, 1 tablespoon orange zest and lemon zest; stir into flour mixture, just until combined. Pour batter into prepared pan.

Step 4

Bake 18-20 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center of cupcake comes out clean. Cool in pan 5 minutes. Remove to cooling grid and cool completely.

Step 5

For icing, combine buttercream with remaining 2 tablespoons orange zest. Ice cupcakes; top with avocado and orange zest.

Do you have everything you need to get started?
Supply List Techniques Used
Viewing Options
Detailed List Simple List


all purpose flour

2 1/2 cups all purpose flour

granulated sugar

2 1/3 cups granulated sugar

baking soda

1 teaspoon baking soda


1 teaspoon salt

baking powder

3/4 teaspoon baking powder


2 eggs

avocado, peeled and pureed

1 large avocado, peeled and pureed

vegetable oil

1/3 cup vegetable oil


1/3 cup milk

lemon juice

2 tablespoons lemon juice

lime juice

2 tablespoons lime juice

orange juice

2 tablespoons orange juice

grated orange zest

3 tablespoons grated orange zest (divided)

grated lemon zest

1 teaspoon grated lemon zest

Slivers of peeled avocado

Slivers of peeled avocado (for garnish)

orange zest

orange zest (for garnish)

Vegetable oil spray

Vegetable oil spray




In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)


In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)


In Stock (ships in 1-2 business days)

$9.99 $8.99

This item is currently not available.


large bowl

large bowl

Standard muffin pan

Standard muffin pan

Rubber Spatula

Rubber Spatula



Your homemade cupcakes will be even more tempting when you add a pretty peak of icing on top! We used tip 2A here, but any large round tip will work.

Item(s) added to the shopping cart!

View Shopping Cart Continue Shopping

Item(s) added to your Favorites!

View Favorites Continue Shopping