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The Most Amazing Vanilla Cupcakes

The Most Amazing Vanilla Cupcake Recipe is an easy to make one-bowl recipe. You'll never need another boxed mix again!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time18 mins
Total Time28 mins
Servings: 24 Cupcakes
Calories: 105kcal

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup salted butter softened
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk room temperature
  • 2 large eggs room temperature
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons of baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

Instructions

  • Line a muffin tin with cupcake liners. Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F.
  • In a large mixing bowl, use a hand mixer to cream the butter, vegetable oil, and sugar together until light and fluffy. Add in buttermilk, eggs, and vanilla extract and beat until combined.
  • Add in flour, baking powder, and salt, and mix until just combined. Be sure to scrape the sides and bottom of the bowl to make sure everything gets mixed in.
  • Fill each cupcake liner half full. Bake at 350 for 14 to 18 minutes, until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  • Remove cupcakes from pan and transfer to a wire rack to cool completely before frosting with your favorite frosting.

Nutrition

Calories: 105kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 19mg | Sodium: 54mg | Potassium: 58mg | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 1.8% | Calcium: 2.7% | Iron: 2.9%