Easy Mix Cupcakes

The ultimate low effort cupcake recipe. From morning tea, to kid’s birthdays, to the school fete, there is never a bad time for a batch of these simple vanilla cupcakes!



  1. 2 cups self-raising flour
  2. 3/4 cup caster sugar
  3. 3/4 cup milk
  4. 125g butter, melted & cooled
  5. 2 eggs
  6. 1 tsp Queen Natural Vanilla Extract


  1. Step 1

    Sift flour and sugar into a large bowl. In a small bowl (or large jug), beat eggs with a fork. Add milk, vanilla and cooled butter, stir to combine.

  2. Step 2

    Add egg & milk mixture to the sifted flour and stir with a metal spoon.

  3. Step 3

    Spoon into muffin sized paper cases (or a greased muffin pan) and bake at 200 for 12-15 minutes.

  4. Step 4

    In a medium bowl, mix icing sugar, food colour and milk until smooth. Spread on cooled cupcakes and top with sprinkles.