Nutritional Facts of Vanilla Cupcakes

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Vanilla Cupcakes

How many calories does one Vanilla Cupcakes have?

One Vanilla Cupcakes gives 187 calories. Out of which carbohydrates comprise 80 calories, proteins account for 14 calories and remaining calories come from fat which is 91 calories.  One Vanilla Cupcakes provides about 9 percent of the total daily calorie requirement of a standard adult diet of 2,000 calories.

Click here to view. Vanilla Cupcakes Recipe. Somehow, the word ‘vanilla’ has been misused in the English language as an expression that means plain or ordinary, but ask any cake lover and they will swear by the versatility of vanilla!

Indeed, be it a sponge or a cupcake, the vanilla flavoured one is the most exciting and useful of all, because its nice soothing taste and mouth-feel complement any flavour beautifully.

This Vanilla Cupcake is testimony of this fact. These cupcakes are really tasty and easy to make. They just melt in the mouth, and play host effectively to any type of icing or butter cream. Let your imagination run wild, and decorate these amazing cupcakes in your favourite way.

You can also try other recipes like the Gooey Chocolate Muffins or Chocolate Chip and Mango Muffin .

Is Vanilla Cupcakes healthy?

No, this is not healthy. Let's see why.

Let's understand the Ingredients.

What's good.

1. Milk and Low Fat Milk : 1 cup of milk provides 70% of the Recommended Daily Allowance of Calcium. Milk promotes strong bones. The Calcium in Milk helps to protect your teeth against gum disease and keeps your jaw bone strong and healthy. Milk is low in carbs and therefore does not raise blood glucose levels. However diabetics must consider including low fat milk as advised by their dietitian only so as to avoid any fluctuations in blood sugar levels. Protein is another key nutrient which milk is rich in - 8.6 g from a cup. So all those looking to build protein stores can add milk and its products like curd and paneer to their diet. One cup of Milk gives 10 grams of carbs.  Low fat milk has lower fat and the same benefits of milk

2. Butter : Butter contains 80% fats and it comprises of many types of fatty acids. Butter has short chain fatty acids and medium chain fatty acids which are broken down and absorbed into the body directly and go straight to the liver and get converted to fuel to be used by the muscles. Due to this anti-inflammatory effect, it is said to have a positive effect in treating Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).

Recent research shows that small amounts of butter has positive effects on heart health. So diabetics too can have small quantity of butter and balance it with other types of fats they consume. A tbsp. of butter fulfils 8% of your days requirement of vitamin A. This Vitamin A is a powerful antioxidant which is essential for glowing skin health and immune function. We suggest you read about butter the super food

What's the problem?

1. Plain flour (maida) : This recipe uses plain flour or maida which is refined carb not suitable for healthy lifestyle. Maida consumption in any food should be totally avoided or just a little bit of usage as any consumption of this will cause a larger spike in blood levels which is not good for diabeticsheart patientsThe development of prediabetes comes from uncontrolled eating sugar and refined food products for many years and the classic symptom is if you have excess belly fat. This leads to diabetes and further onwards to heart attack, high blood pressure, strokes, impotence and kidney damage.  Read is maida good for you to understand fully.

2. Sugar : Sugar used in the recipe is also called white poison. It is a simple carbohydrate with zero nutritional value. On intake, sugar will cause inflammation of the body which will last for many hours. It will spike your blood sugar level and shut down the fat burning process. This also causes high blood sugar levels in your body. The development of prediabetes comes from uncontrolled eating sugar and refined food products for many years and the classic symptom is if you have excess belly fat. This leads to diabetes and further onwards to heart attack, high blood pressure, strokes, impotence and kidney damage. To live a healthy life, try and cut sugar which from your diet. It requires a slow and deliberate attempt to do it. Find hidden sugar in packaged foods and drinks and stop having those products. Did you know that a can of your favourite soft drink is estimated to have 1/2 cup of sugar. Refinded carbohydrates like maida, sugar, bread, pasta, noodles and sugar on consumption get stored as unhealthy fat in the body. 

Can diabetics, heart patients and over weight individuals have Vanilla Cupcakes?

No, this recipe is not good for diabetics, heart and weight loss. This recipe uses plain flour or maida which is refined carb not suitable for healthy lifestyle. Maida consumption in any food should be totally avoided or just a little bit of usage as any consumption of this will cause a larger spike in blood levels which is not good for diabeticsheart patients

Can healthy individuals have Vanilla Cupcakes?

No. Sugar used in the recipe is also called white poison. It is a simple carbohydrate with zero nutritional value. On intake, sugar will cause inflammation of the body which will last for many hours. It will spike your blood sugar level and shut down the fat burning process.

How to burn 187 calories that come from Vanilla Cupcakes?

Walking (6 kmph) = 56 mins

Running (11 kmph) = 19 mins

Cycling (30 kmph) = 25 mins          

Swimming (2 kmph) = 32 mins

Note: These values are approximate and calorie burning differs in each individual.

Click here to view Vanilla Cupcakes recipe
Value per per cupcake% Daily Values
Energy187 cal9%
Protein3.4 g6%
Carbohydrates20 g7%
Fiber0 g0%
Fat10.1 g15%
Cholesterol25.4 mg6%
VITAMINS
Vitamin A408.6 mcg9%
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)0 mg0%
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)0.1 mg9%
Vitamin B3 (Niacin)0.4 mg3%
Vitamin C0.4 mg1%
Vitamin E0.2 mg1%
Folic Acid (Vitamin B9)0.6 mcg0%
MINERALS
Calcium84.2 mg14%
Iron0.4 mg2%
Magnesium8.7 mg2%
Phosphorus75.6 mg13%
Sodium81.3 mg4%
Potassium28.3 mg1%
Zinc0.1 mg1%
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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