Who doesn’t enjoy drinking strawberry lemonade on a hot summer day?

The sweet flavor can also be incorporated into baked goods and other recipes.

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This recipe from Crumb de la Crumb for strawberry lemonade donuts uses cake mix as its base — it doesn’t get much easier than that. Top your finished donuts with a homemade lemon glaze.

You will need:


  • 1 box strawberry cake mix
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup water
  • ¼ cup vegetable oil

Lemon icing

  • 1½ cups powdered sugar
  • 2 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 1½-2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice

Tip: A donut baking pan makes this recipe a snap.

Get the full recipe from Crumb de la Crumb.

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She mixes cake mix with just a few more ingredients to make these gorgeous strawberry lemonade donuts Crumb de la Crumb
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