Pioneer Woman Vanilla Cupcake Recipe

    18 Servings

Ingredients

Cupcake:
  • 1 cup Vegetable Shortening
  • 1 3/4 cups Sugar
  • 2 1/2 cups Cake Flour
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons Salt
  • 2 large Eggs
  • 1 cup Buttermilk
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons Vinegar
Icing:
  • 1 stick Butter, Softened
  • 8 ounces Cream Cheese, softened
  • 4 sifted cups Powdered Sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon Salt
  • 3 teaspoons Pure Vanilla Extract

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 and line 18 muffin cups with cupcake papers.
  2. Cream shortening and sugar until fluffy and set aside.
  3. Sift together flour and salt and set aside.
  4. In a bowl, mix eggs, buttermilk, vanilla, baking soda and vinegar.
  5. Alternate adding flour mixture and buttermilk mixture to the shortening mixture, mixing after each addition until fully combined.
  6. Pour batter into cupcake liners. Bake for around 20 minute.
  7. Remove from oven and then remove cupcakes from pan and let them cool completely. Ice when cooled and decorate with sugar sprinkles, berries, candied ginger, etc.

FOR THE ICING:

Mix all ingredients in a mixing bowl until fully combined.

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The Pioneer Woman
Cooking Method:
Baking
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Recipe Yields:
18 cupcakes
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Author: Matt R.
Source: The Pioneer Woman
Recipe Yields: 18 cupcakes
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 cupcake
Servings Per Recipe 18

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 172
Calories 424

% Daily Value*
33%
Total Fat 21g
42%
  Saturated Fat 8g
13%
Sodium 324mg
18%
Total Carbohydrate 54g
0%
  Dietary Fiber 0g
  Sugars 42g
4%
Protein 2g

* Percent Daily Value are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
** Nutrition Facts are estimated based on ingredients and data provided by Fat Secret. Please consult a doctor if you have special dietary needs.