Three words: candied. edible. flowers. If you鈥檙e looking for an easy way to impress your guests this summer, try your hand at baking these simple聽lemon loaves with sugared flowers. Both beautiful and scrumptious, these treats will make everyone think you鈥檝e opened your own own patisserie!

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Lemon Loaf聽Ingredients:

鈥 1 box lemon cake mix

鈥 3 eggs

鈥 陆 cup聽vegetable oil

鈥 1 cup聽water

鈥 1 1/4 cup confectioner鈥檚 sugar

鈥 3 tbsp milk

鈥 1/2 tsp clear聽vanilla extract

Sugared Edible Flower Ingredients:

鈥 1 package edible flowers (buy from your local upscale grocery store)

鈥 1/2 cup granulated sugar

鈥 1 egg white

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Instructions:

1. Brush聽edible flowers on both sides with egg whites and set on cooling rack. Lightly dust sugar over flowers. Let sit in fridge for an hour until the flowers harden.

2. Mix and bake cake mix in mini loaf pans according to instructions. We recommend baking it at 325 degrees Fahrenheit for 25 minutes, or until the tops are lightly browned.

3. Make the frosting by beating together confectioner鈥檚 sugar, milk, and vanilla extract. If it鈥檚 too thick, slowly add milk until it reaches the consistency you want.

4. Drizzle over cooled lemon cakes.

5. Set and decorate with edible flowers.

Sugaring-Flowers

Lightly brush your flowers with egg whites and then set them on a cooling rack. Dust them with sugar and then let them sit in the fridge until they are hard.

Making-Cake

Follow the instructions on your cake mix package to make your lemon cakes. We recommend cooking them until they鈥檙e lightly brown on top.

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Just perfect!

Make the frosting by beating together confectioner鈥檚 sugar, milk and vanilla extract. Add milk until it reaches the consistency you want. You鈥檙e going to pour it on the cakes, so make sure it鈥檚 not too thick!

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Drizzle the frosting over the cakes.

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Set and decorate with edible flowers. If you鈥檇 like, add another dusting of confectioner鈥檚 sugar or lemon zest to prettify it even more!

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These bad boys are definitely instagram worthy.

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Are you making this project yourself? We鈥檇 love to see the results! Share photos with the hashtags #britstagram and #iamcreative so we can take a peek!