Easy plain cupcakes

    35 min

    This easy recipe is perfect for kids to decorate and make. You can add flavouring to the cupcake mixture, including 1 teaspoon vanilla or almond extract, or 1 tablespoon lemon zest. Get creative!


    West Midlands, England, UK
    614 people made this

    Serves: 12 

    • 170g unsalted butter
    • 170g cane sugar
    • 170g self raising flour
    • 3 eggs

    Prep:15min  ›  Cook:20min  ›  Ready in:35min 

    1. Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Line a tin or muffin tin with paper cases.
    2. Mix butter and sugar until creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating after each addition. Add flour, mix gently. Spoon into paper cases.
    3. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes, or until a skewer poked in the centre of a cake comes out clean.

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    Lovely! Family enjoyed it!  -  05 Dec 2015


    Very easy and fun to make🍓😝😊  -  12 Jun 2015