• prep: 25 min
  • cook: 20 min
  • total: 45 min
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  • Summary

    Made from simple everyday ingredients, these chocolate cupcakes with vanilla frosting will be your new favorite. For best results, use natural cocoa powder and buttermilk.

    Ingredients

    • 3/4 cup (95g) all-purpose flour (spoon & leveled)
    • 1/2 cup (45g) unsweetened natural cocoa powder
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 2 large eggs, at room temperature*
    • 1/2 cup (100g) granulated sugar
    • 1/2 cup (100g) packed light brown sugar
    • 1/3 cup (80ml) vegetable or canola oil (or melted coconut oil)
    • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup (120ml) buttermilk, at room temperature*
    • Chocolate Buttercream or Vanilla Buttercream
    • sprinkles (optional)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 165 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 7 g 10.49%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 4.05%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0.14%
    • Sodium: 159 mg 6.63%
    • Calcium: 32 mg 3.16%
    • Potassium: 92 mg 2.62%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 5.19%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 26 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 6.15%
    • Sugar: 18 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 0.1%
    • Vitamin C 0.17%
    • Vitamin D 0.03%
    • * 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 - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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