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Ice Cream Vanilla Cupcakes

The secret ingredient to these yummy vanilla cupcakes is ice cream! Vanilla ice cream makes these full of flavor and moisture. You'll love them!
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Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time20 minutes
Total Time35 minutes
Servings12 cupcakes


  • 1 ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup wheat or oat flour
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 vanilla bean split and seeds removed
  • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter melted
  • 1 ½ cups vanilla ice cream melted (not hot!)
  • egg room temperature


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Lightly grease a muffin pan, set aside.
  • In a large bowl sift together flours, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  • In another large bowl mix together vanilla bean, ice cream, butter, and egg. Mix well.
  • Add the flour mixture to the ice cream mixture and mix well.
  • Pour the batter into the muffin tin dividing equally amongst the tins.
  • Bake for 20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.
  • Remove from oven and let cool. Frost with your favorite frosting.