Calories in Sprinkles Cupcakes

Cupcakes
Sprinkles Cupcakes serve as a sweet treat. (Image: RuthBlack/iStock/Getty Images)

Sprinkles Cupcakes is a cupcake bakery based in Beverly Hills, California which creates a variety of cupcakes. The calories in these cupcakes may contribute to your daily nutritional goals and help with your energy requirements.

Calories

One Sprinkles Cupcakes cupcake contains 459 to 497 calories, according to the Calorie King website. This accounts for 23 to 25 percent of the calories you may consume in a day based on a 2,000-calorie diet.

Nutrients

Many of the calories in a Sprinkles Cupcakes cupcake come from carbohydrates. One cupcake contains 53.2 to 62.9 g of this nutrient, or 41 to 48 percent of the 130 g recommended for daily consumption by the Institute of Medicine. A cupcake also contains 3.9 to 6 g of protein.

Considerations

One Sprinkles Cupcakes cupcake contains 24.4 to 26.9 g of fat. The Mayo Clinic recommends limiting your fat intake to 44 to 78 g of fat per day, so including one of these cupcakes in your diet may account for over half of the fat you should eat.

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