These cupcakes were inspired by a recent episode of Cupcake Wars. 🙂 My friend Kyra who owns Crave Bakeshop was on her fourth episode and created beautiful lemon basil cupcakes. I borrowed her idea and ran with it, altering it a bit. I knew that these cakes would be plenty sweet and flavorful and would not need frosting which is why I opted for a glaze instead. They were a hit!
Lemon Basil Cupcakes
- 2 tsp chia seeds
- 1/4 cup water
- 1 large lemon
- Several stalks of fresh basil: 12 leaves for cupcake toppers and enough to make about 1-2 ...