Fluffy Vanilla Birthday Cake with Sprinkles
Fluffy Vanilla Birthday Cake with Sprinkles
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 1 hr
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  • Summary

    A light, moist and delicious frosted vanilla cake with sprinkles - my favorite and perfect for a birthday or any celebration!

    Ingredients

    • Vanilla Cake
    • 3 cups cake flour, sifted (345 g)
    • 2 cups granulated sugar (400 g)
    • 4 teaspoons baking powder (17 g)
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt (2.5 g)
    • 5 large egg whites, at room temperature (150 g)
    • 1 whole egg, at room temperature
    • 1 cup whole milk or full fat buttermilk at room temperature (237 ml)
    • 2-1/4 teaspoons pure vanilla extract (12 ml)
    • 3/4 cup unsalted butter, cold and cut into 24 even pieces (170 g)
    • Vanilla Buttercream Frosting
    • 1 1/2 cups (3 sticks) of unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
    • 3 - 3 1/2 cups sifted confectioners' sugar
    • 1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract
    • Seeds scraped from one vanilla bean (or add 1 more teaspoon of pure vanilla extract)
    • 3-4 tablespoons of heavy cream
    • pinch of salt
    • Decorations
    • Sprinkles (I used about 1 cup of rainbow jimmies)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1274 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 42 g 64.73%
    • Saturated Fat: 20 g 98.4%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 98 mg 32.68%
    • Sodium: 808 mg 33.67%
    • Calcium: 140 mg 14.04%
    • Potassium: 100 mg 2.87%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 5 mg 28.34%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 220 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 4.64%
    • Sugar: 154 g
    • Protein: 7 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 21.43%
    • Vitamin C 0.08%
    • Vitamin D 1.18%
    • * 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 - Fat8
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs11
    • Exchange - Starch4
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total4 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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