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Cupcakes in Microwave Recipe

Easy microwave cupcakes
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 6 mins
Total Time 11 mins
Course cupcakes
Cuisine South African
Servings 12
Calories 60 kcal


  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 1 cup cake flour
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
  • 1 silicon cupcake pan


  • Mix together all ingredients with a blender.
  • Spoon into 12 cupcakes in your silicon pan.
  • Microwave on 100% for 3 minutes. Check.
  • Microwave for another 3 minutes and check if cakes are dry and done.
  • Microwave longer only if necessary.
  • Cool down completely before decorating them.


Calories: 60kcalCarbohydrates: 12gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 16mgSodium: 36mgPotassium: 13mgFiber: 1gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 22IUCalcium: 23mgIron: 1mg
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