Vegan Cupcakes

Cupcakes should be enjoyed by a crowd. So tick all the boxes and make them vegan. They are super tasty and easy to make. The frosting will have you all reaching for second helpings, no doubt.

Five frosted cupcakes lined up next to eachother all in different coloured cases  infront of a white background.

Cupcakes Ingredients:

  • 330ml almond milk or use coconut or soy milk if you prefer
  • 250g plain flour
  • 200g caster sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 120ml coconut oil (melted)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Frosting Ingredients:

  • 4 cups Powdered sugar
  • 3 1/2 tablespoons Vegan butter
  • 4 tablespoons coconut Milk (or any other non-dairy milk)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract


  1. Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Line muffin tins with paper cases
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking powder, bicarb and salt.
  3. In another bowl, whisk the almond milk, coconut oil and vanilla together. Then carefully combine with the dry ingredients until completely mixed together. Divide evenly among 20 muffin cases in your muffin tray.
  4. Bake for around 18-20 minutes. The tops of the muffins should feel firm when pressed. Leave to cool completely.
  5. While cooling you can make your frosting.
  6. Combine all the ingredients in a large bowl and whizz together using a hand-held blender. Once your cupcakes are cool dollop liberally on each one!
  7. Enjoy!

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