Ready in 50 minutes
Great to make with kids, especially as cupcakes. Very simple and easy.
"I love this cake! It's very easy, and tastes amazing! I have made it three or four times now and will continue making it because my whole family loves them and requests my 'special cupcakes' very often. Thanks for the great recipe!"- ToriZ13
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Top-ranked recipe named "Simple White Cake"
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 9x9 pan or line muffin pan with paper liners. In medium bowl, cream togehter the sugar and butter. Beat in the eggs, one at a time, then stir in the vanilla. Combine the flour and baking powder, add to the creamed mixture and mix well. Finally stir in the milk until batter is smooth. Pour or spoon batter into the prepared pan. Bake for 30 to 40 minutes in preheated oven. For cupcakes bake 20 to 25 minutes. Cake is done when it springs back to the touch.
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FluffyChefDMACC 3 months agoAdded half the vanilla and replaced the rest with strawberry syrup. Still working on it but tasted good with fresh homemade cream cheese frosting
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LisaJane78 3 months agoA very easy recipe with great results! One of my faves.
elizabethdeescobar6 3 months agomy first time with mini cupcakes, and i will prepare them again! my son loved to help me, they are VERY simple, easy and delicious! thanks!!!
hyoder88 5 months agoMake a frosting with 1/2 c softened butter (not melted!) And 1 1/2 c powdered sugar, 1/2 tsp vanilla extract and 2 Tbsp strawberry jam. FANTASTIC TOPPING! My kids LOVED them!
clga 6 months ago
qanita 7 months agonicely directed.good effort
ees55 7 months agoSuch an easy recipe! I made cupcakes with a fresh raspberry cream cheese filling topped with cream cheese frosting. Will definitely use this cake recipe again because everyone was happy with how they turned out.
tonii_baker 9 months agoNice simple recepie, i would add more vanilla, and sugar
rlaslo 10 months ago
Feliciaskitchen 10 months ago
sethconaway31 11 month agoGreat recipe. Added fresh bananas and used vanilla soy milk, and the cupcakes turned out great. Thanks!
mogriff1 12 months agoMade these cupcakes again for a St Patty's day party.....beautiful flavor and taste! But I baked for 24 min which made them a little hard on top when they cooled. Next time I will probably bake about 20-21 minutes. Note to self.
CYAG 1 year agoEasy classic white cake. Perfect every time.
mogriff1 1 year agoVery good! Easy to make! This will be my go to recipe for that simple white cake/cupcake.
Fastrak565 1 year agoPerfect white cake batter for beginners and kids! Used 1/2 teaspoon of food dye and made them rainbow, family loved it.
BillyBaroo 1 year agoSo few ingredients but great flavor and texture. I made them with my neise and nephew and they turned out wonderfully and the kids loved making them. Great recipe.
yummmmmygirl 1 year agoi ? this recipe i made it and it came out soooo yummmmy :)
steps24u 1 year agoThis recipe comes out perfect every time. It is the only one I use when I want a simple white cake.