Vanilla Cup Cakes

Colleen Williams


These are very tasty cup cakes! My husband requested these for his Birthday..


★★★★★ 1 vote

Makes 1-1/2 dozen
20 Min
20 Min


  • 3 c
    of all purpose flour
  • 1-1/2 tsp
    baking power
  • 3/4 tsp
  • 1-1/2 c
  • 4 large
  • 2 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 12 Tbsp
    1-1/2 sticks unsalted butter room temperature
  • 1-1/4 c

How to Make Vanilla Cup Cakes


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees line cup cake pans with liners; set a side. In medium bowl whisk together flour, baking power, and salt. In large mixing bowl, cream together butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, until incorporated; scrape down sides of bowl, and beat in vanilla.
  2. Add flour mixture and milk alternately, beginning and ending with flour. Scrape down sides of bowl and the bottom.
  3. Divide batter evenly among liners,filling each about 3/4 full. Bake until tops spring back when touched, 20 minutes, rotating pans once if needed. Transfer to a wire rack; let cool for 5 minutes. Remove cup cakes from pans, and let cool completely on a wire rack. Once cooled, frost with your favorite frosting..

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About Vanilla Cup Cakes

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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