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Never-Fail Super Simple Cupcakes

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  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
    • Cook:
  • Easy
  • Makes 12 ish cupcakes
These yummy cupcakes are easily adaptable, so will work for simply a delicious treat or a fancy gift.


  • 4 oz self-raising flour
  • 4 oz caster sugar
  • 4 oz butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract


  • STEP 1
    First, preheat the oven to gas mark 4/180 C/ 350 F.
  • STEP 2
    Then get a mixing bowl and add in all of the ingredients, sieving the flour. Mix well with an electric hand whisk.
  • STEP 3
    Line a cupcake tray with cases and put around 3/4 of a teaspoon mixture in each.
  • STEP 4
    Bake in the oven for 10-12 mins before transferring to a wire rack.

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