Today is cupcake day! I'm sharing with you my favourite cupcake recipe from Wilton.com- Butter Cupcakes!
- 1 1/2 cups butter room temperature
- 2 1/2 cups granulated sugar
- 5 eggs
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1 cup milk
- 3/4 tsp almond extract
- 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
Preheat oven to 350°F. In mixer bowl cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, mixing well after each addition. Mix in vanilla and almond flavor. Mix flour with baking powder and salt.Add flour mixture alternately with milk, starting with the flour.Pour into prepared pans.
Bake 20-25 minutes or until toothpick inserted comes out clean.Cool 10 minutes in pan on rack; remove and cool completely before decorating. Decorate with buttercream frosting.
For more cupcake recipes and ideas check out Wilton's Cupcakefun.