• prep: 35 min
  • cook: 22 min
  • total: 57 min
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  • Summary

    Strawberry, Nutella, and vanilla all in one! These Valentine's Day inspired cupcakes begin with my basic vanilla cupcake recipe. The two frosting flavors are made from 1 basic vanilla buttercream. These cupcakes are fun, festive, and definitely Cupid approved!!

    Ingredients

    • 1 and 3/4 cups (200g) cake flour* (spoon & leveled)
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1/2 cup (115g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
    • 1 cup (200g) granulated sugar
    • 3 large egg whites, at room temperature*
    • 1 and 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup (120g) sour cream or plain yogurt, at room temperature
    • 1/2 cup (120ml) whole milk, at room temperature
    • 1/3 cup (100g) Nutella
    • 1 cup (10-12g) freeze-dried strawberries*
    • 1 and 1/2 cups (345g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
    • 6 cups (720g) confectioners' sugar
    • 1/3 cup (80ml) heavy cream or milk
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1/8 teaspoon salt
    • 1/3 cup (100g) Nutella
    • optional for garnish: chocolate heart candies or strawberries

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 15
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 524 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 25 g 38.78%
    • Saturated Fat: 15 g 73.52%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 73 mg 24.39%
    • Sodium: 285 mg 11.87%
    • Calcium: 36 mg 3.56%
    • Potassium: 43 mg 1.22%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 5.76%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 74 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.91%
    • Sugar: 61 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 16.12%
    • Vitamin C 0.17%
    • Vitamin D 1.01%
    • * 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 - Fat5
    • 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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