The Best Vanilla Cupcakes with Fresh Strawberry Buttercream Frosting
The Best Vanilla Cupcakes with Fresh Strawberry Buttercream Frosting
  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 20 min
  • total: 40 min
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  • Summary

    These are the best Vanilla Cupcakes! They're really easy to make from scratch and taste great with Fresh Strawberry Buttercream Frosting (also homemade!). This recipe makes moist and delicious cupcakes with the most light and fluffy frosting!

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups of sifted cake flour
    • 1 1/4 tsp. of baking soda
    • 1 tsp. of salt
    • 2/3 cup of vegetable oil
    • 1 cup of buttermilk (if you don't have this on hand, you can make it by whisking a little lemon juice into regular milk)
    • 2 tsp. of vanilla extract
    • 2 large eggs
    • 1 1/2 cups of sugar
    • Muffin cups
    • 2 sticks of butter, softened
    • 6 cups of confectioner's sugar
    • 2/3 cup of strawberry puree
    • 2 tsp. of vanilla or almond extract

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 20
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 421 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 18 g 28.13%
    • Saturated Fat: 7 g 36.76%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 43 mg 14.43%
    • Sodium: 341 mg 14.22%
    • Calcium: 40 mg 4.02%
    • Potassium: 48 mg 1.37%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 7.77%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 71 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.35%
    • Sugar: 57 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 6.78%
    • Vitamin C 7.78%
    • Vitamin D 2.03%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat4
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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