Later today we are posting an exclusive interview with Sophie and Katherine of Georgetown Cupcakes and the show DC Cupcakes. So we thought it appropriate to share a cupcake recipe today. I think you're going to love this low-calorie applesauce cupcake.
While these glorious treats can pack on the pounds, they don't have to. Here's our favorite low-calorie cupcake recipe.
Applesauce Cupcakes Ingredients
* 1/2 cup margarine
* 1 egg
* 1/4 cup sugar
* 1 1/2 cup sifted flour
* 1 tsp baking soda
* 1/4 tsp salt
* 1 tsp cinnamon
* 1 1/2 tsp nutmeg
* 1 cup unsweetened applesauce
* 1 tsp vanilla
* 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
Low-Calorie Applesauce Cupcakes Directions
- Preheat your oven to 375 degrees Fahrenheit (190.5 degrees Celsius)
- Blend the margarine with the beaten egg and sugar.
- Sift in all of your other dry ingredients.
- Add the applesauce, vanilla and nuts, and mix well.
- Spoon the yummy mix into a cupcake pan that you've sprayed with some vegetable oil to prevent sticking.
- Bake 15 minutes
Five Tips To For a Girl's First Leg Shave
Do you remember your first time shaving? Mine wasn’t pretty. I snuck my dad’s razor and shaved my legs dry. It wasn’t pretty. Get your daughter ready for this rite of passage with the right tools and a quick education. We've got five tips to help you navigate your daughter's ...read more
Why You Should Add Wild Blueberries to Your Diet
Do your New Year's goals involve healthier eating? Adding more fruits and vegetables to your diet? Or even adding tasty new recipes to your repertoire? We've got five reasons for you to add wild blueberries to your diet. Our friends from the Wild Blueberry Association have ...read more
Why Moms are Loving This Blueberry Couscous Salad
It's blueberry picking time. And while most blueberry recipes revolve around baked goods, we've got something different to share. First, a few sentences singing the praises of this lovely fruit. Blueberries are high in antioxidants, improve memory function and reduce the effects ...read more
After about 15 to 20 minutes, your cupcakes are out of the oven and ready to enjoy, no guilt allowed.
Ready for frosting?
Head to www.domesticgoddessadventures.com to find out about a tasty Meringue Buttercream Frosting recipe that might be worth the extra calories!
What have you been up to in the kitchen?
MORE BAKED GOODIES FROM MOMTRENDS?
Use Pinterest to save your favorite recipes ideas. Be sure to follow our Sweet Treats Board here.
Momtrends was not paid for this post. Photos from Domestic Goddess.