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Thermomix Vanilla cupcake Recipe 

– Pre-heat the oven to 180C / 350F. Line a muffin tray with cupcake cases. – Add the butter and sugar to the Thermomix bowl. Cream together for 30 seconds / speed 5. – Add the sour cream, eggs, vanilla extract, flour, baking powder and salt. Mix together for 30 seconds, speed 4.


– Use a cookie / ice cream scoop to divide the mixture into the prepared muffin tin. – Bake in the oven for 20 minutes, or until a knife comes away clean. – Allow to cool for a couple of minutes before transferring to a cooling rack to completely cool before icing.

Buttercream Frosting

– Add the icing sugar to the Thermomix bowl and whizz for 10 seconds / speed 9 to remove any lumps. Set aside. – Add the butter to the Thermomix bowl and cream for 30 seconds / speed 5.

– Add the icing sugar, milk, vanilla extract and food coloring if using. Mix for 30 seconds speed 5. – Transfer to a piping bag for piping onto the cooled cupcakes.

I love how moist and fluffy these cupcakes are. You can add any frosting you like, but the vanilla buttercream works perfectly here. Add some color and sprinkles for fun!

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