Make these delicious Easter cupcakes!

If you’re on the hunt for something to do this Easter you have come to the right place! Create your own Easter themed cupcake, follow our easy steps and hit all the sweet spots!

Cup cups Baking Prep Time: 20 min
Icing Prep Time: 10 min
Decorating: 15-20 min

Skill Level: Easy-Moderate

Vanilla Cupcakes Recipe

You will need:
150g Butter, softened
1 1/2 cups of Caster Sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla essence
2 1/2 cups Self Raising Flour
1 1/4 Milk

Step 1: Preheat oven to 160°C fan-forced.
Step 2: Place cupcake cases into baking tray. (approx 24 cupcakes)
Step 3:Beat butter in a large bowl until smooth
Step 4: Add in the sugar and vanilla essence to your butter and beat until light and fluffy
Step 5: Add eggs, one at the and mix well
Step 6: Sift the flour into your mix and beat until smooth
Step 7: Pour the milk into the mixture and continue to beat until smooth
Step 8: Spoon the mixture into the cupcake cases. Fill the cases about 2/3 full
Step 9: Bake for approx 15-20 minutes or until lightly golden
Step 10: Take cupcakes and place onto rack to cool

Buttercream Icing Recipe

You Will need:
250 grams icing sugar
80 grams butter, softened
25 ml milk
1 tsp vanilla essence

Step 1: Place the butter into a bowl
Step 2: Sift the icing sugar into the butter and beat until light and fluffy
Step 3: Add in the vanilla essence and milk to the mixture
Step 4: Beat until the icing is light and fluffy (approx 5-7 minutes)

Once your cupcakes have cooled – get creating!

Watch our tutorial video below to create cute and fun Easter themed cupcakes

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