Simplest Vanilla cupcake recipe

This is the simplest cupcake recipe that i’ve ever made and it is delish. You may add sourcream to add moisture to it. Enjoy!


  • 1 c. sugar
  • 1 1/2 self rising flour
  • 1 1/2 stick butter (3/4 c)
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tsp water


  1. Cream sugar and butter. Add flour, eggs, vanilla extract and water. Bake for 20 mins or less @ 350 deg.

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Hello tried making cupcakes but they have a big peak on top which i wanted to decorate with can i have a nice flattish top??? Also when you say 1 cup big is the cup meant to be...sorry to be a pain...x