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Emoji cupcakes

  • Vegetarian Diet

    Diet based on cereals, pulses, nuts, seeds, vegetables, fruits and other animal foods such as honey and eggs. Excludes meat, fish, mollusks.

Emoji cupcakes


  • Preheat the oven to 180ο C (350ο F) set to fan.
  • In a mixer’s bowl add the flour, the sugar, the baking powder, the salt, the butter, and beat at medium speed for 2-3 minutes, until the ingredients are homogenized.
  • Add half of the milk in batches.
  • In a bowl mix the rest of the milk, the eggs, the lemon zest, the vanilla extract, and add them to the mixer. Keep beating at medium speed for 2-3 minutes, until the mixture is homogenized.
  • Put the special baking cups into two 6-cup muffin pans and fill them with the mixture, up to 2/3 of each cup.
  • Bake for 20-25 minutes.
  • Remove from the oven and let them cool well, for 15-20 minutes.

For the decoration

  • Knead the 200 g white sugar paste with the yellow food coloring paste.
  • With a fondant rolling pin, roll out the sugar paste and make it 0,5 cm thick.
  • With a round 8 cm cookie cutter, cut the yellow sugar paste into 12 circles.
  • Dip a pastry brush into a little water and spread the one side of each yellow circle.
  • Stick the yellow circles onto the cupcakes.
  • Create your favorite emojis by using the black sugar paste as the mouth, eyes and eyebrows, the eyeball sprinkles, and the heart sprinkles.
  • Stick them onto the yellow circles by spreading their one side with a little water.
  • Serve.
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Nutrition information per portion

Calories (kcal)
17 %


Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

Total Fat (g)
12 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

Saturated Fat (g)
25 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

Total Carbs (g)
23 %


The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

Sugars (g)
50 %


Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

Protein (g)
9 %


It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

Fibre (g)
4 %


They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

Sodium (g)
6 %


A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo

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