vanilla cup cakes

vanilla cup cakes

Ready in 1 hour

classic cup cakes!

"WOW! I love the cup cakes, they were easy to make, and fun The best bit was when I got them out they were lovely. As said, 'Highly recommended'"

- Mrchef77

Top-ranked recipe named "vanilla cup cakes"

4.2 avg, 9 review(s) 89% would make again


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3 Eggs
250 grams butter; softened
1 cup caster sugar
1/2 cup milk
1 1/2 cups self raising flour; sifted
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
1 Icing
1 cup icing sugar
1 teaspoon lemon essence
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
250 grams butter; room temperature

Original recipe makes 12



preheat oven 320f (160c). line cupcake pan with patty pans.

in a medium bowl lightly beat eggs, add butter and sugar, then mix till little and fluffy. add milk, flour and vanilla and stir to combine. beat with an electric mixer for 2 minutes, until light and creamy. divide among patty pans and bake for 18-20 minutes until risen and firm to touch. allow to cool for a few minutes then transfer to wire rack. allow to cool completely before icing.


meanwhile combine ingredients with a wooden spoon until well combined and beat until light and fluffy. decorate cakes.


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Ok but the icing was like water it just slide of the cup cakes and wasn't thick
Bannaking27 1 year ago
Made these for my sisters baby shower they were a big hit!! Have made them many times since :)
Hadjy 1 year ago
Yummy cup cakes. I received rave reviews from my workmates when I made these for our morning tea. Will definitely add these to my favorites :)
Cksnanny 2 years ago
Lovely light sponge. I filled them with a sweet bean paste mix. Very tasty
jeopardy58 2 years ago
WOW! I love the cup cakes, they were easy to make, and fun The best bit was when I got them out they were lovely. As said, 'Highly recommended'
Mrchef77 2 years ago
Really? 250g of butter??? I am in the middle of trying to cream all that butter. Is it a typo?
Bronny66 3 years ago
Delicious! I made them with buttercream icing and caramel curls - highly recommended!
LMF 3 years ago
Great recipe !! very easy to make and was very light and fluffy
foxys30 4 years ago
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znatap 4 years ago
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