Vegan Vanilla Cupcakes + Icing with DIY Food Coloring
Vegan Vanilla Cupcakes + Icing with DIY Food Coloring
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 40 min
  • total: 1 hr 10 min
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  • Summary

    The cupcake recipe comes from Chloe Coscarelli's cookbook Chloe's Vegan Desserts.

    Ingredients

    • 1½ cups unbleached all purpose flour or spelt flour
    • 1 tsp baking soda
    • ½ tsp salt
    • 1 cup sugar
    • ¾ cup unsweetened non-dairy milk (soy, almond, or rice)
    • ½ cup canola oil
    • 2 tbsp vinegar (white or apple cider vinegar)
    • 1 tbsp vanilla extract
    • colorful frosting (recipes below)
    • 1 cup vegan butter, Earth Balance
    • 3 cups powdered sugar
    • 1 tbsp soy milk (not necessary for the yellow or red coloring)
    • 1 beet, quartered
    • 3 cups water
    • ½ cup mango puree
    • 1 tsp turmeric powder
    • 2 tsp culinary matcha powder
    • ¼ cup frozen blueberries

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 573 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 36 g 55.31%
    • Saturated Fat: 12 g 59.28%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 43 mg 14.31%
    • Sodium: 452 mg 18.83%
    • Calcium: 30 mg 3.04%
    • Potassium: 79 mg 2.25%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 3.46%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 65 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 6.7%
    • Sugar: 53 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 13.72%
    • Vitamin C 8.88%
    • Vitamin D 0.16%
    • * 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 - Fat7
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • 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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