Betty's Flavorful Strawberry Cupcakes

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Jun. 01, 2013

In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Flavorful Strawberry Cupcakes. These cupcakes have an inviting pink color and are bursting with strawberry flavor. The next video will provide a Gorgeous Strawberry Frosting for these cupcakes.

Ingredients

Butter 1 Cup (16 tbs) , softened
Sugar 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Strawberry jello 3 Ounce (the kind that contains sugar)
Eggs 4
All purpose flour 2 3/4 Cup (44 tbs)
Baking powder 2 1/2 Teaspoon
Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Vanilla extarct 1 Tablespoon
Strawberry puree 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Cooking oil spray 1

Directions

GETTING READY

1. Prepare muffin tins with paper liners or cooking oil spray. Set aside.

2. Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

MAKING

3. In a large bowl, place butter, sugar, and strawberry Jello. Use a mixer on medium speed to beat until combined.

4. Add eggs, one at a time and beat well after each addition.

5. In a separate bowl, combine all-purpose flour and baking powder. Mix well.

6. Beat dry mixture into batter, alternately with milk.

7. Stir in vanilla and strawberry puree.

8. Fill each muffin cup about 2/3 full with batter.

9. Pop the tins in oven and bake for about 15 minutes or until a toothpick when inserted in the deepest part comes out clean.

10. Remove from oven and let cool for about 5 minutes in muffin tins. Transfer to wire rack to cool completely.

SERVING

11. Top cupcakes with strawberry frosting and enjoy!

TIPS

To make puree, mix 2 cups quartered fresh strawberries with ¼-½ cup sugar, and freeze until firm.

Place in a blender and pulse until pureed, with some flecks of strawberry visible. This will make about 1 cup of strawberry puree.

For strawberry frosting please check out this link - Betty's Gorgeous Strawberry Frosting

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 24

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 219Calories from Fat 79

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 9 g13.8%

Saturated Fat 5 g25%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 60 mg2.5%

Total Carbohydrates 32 g10.7%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 20 g

Protein 3 g6%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet