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  • Butterfly buns

    Butterfly buns are a really cute way to surprise the little ones, especially if it's someone's special day! If you want to turn it into a fun activity, the kids are going to love making these butterfly buns with you. In just a few simple steps you can have these tasty butterfly cakes ready in 40 mins, so they’re quick to make as well as easy. This simple butterfly cake recipe is also a bake sale favourite, because they're so simple to make. This recipe makes 10 medium sized butterfly buns. Each bun is packed with buttercream and jam making them a delicious treat for kids. This recipe is so easy to make and get the kids involved. They can help measure ingredients, mix and pour the batter as well as make the cake 'wings' too. These butterfly buns would be ideal for kids’ parties or as a party favour in goody bags. This recipe shows you how to make your own buttercream too for 100% homemade butterfly cakes - so nobody can accuse you of copping out!

    • 4
    (449 ratings)
  • Chocolate cupcakes

    This classic chocolate cupcake recipe is easy to follow and makes delicious chocolate cupcakes every time. This recipe teaches you how to make soft, chocolate sponge cakes, and also shows you how to make a rich chocolate buttercream to pipe on top. This is the ultimate chocolate cupcake recipe and regularly voted into the top cake recipes on GoodtoKnow. This recipe makes 12 delicious cupcakes and takes 50 mins to prepare and bake. Tried, tested and guaranteed by you! Decorate with chocolate curls, sprinkles or your favourite sweets before serving. These cupcakes are great for sharing, and would be perfect for kids parties or family gatherings. They're the ideal cake choice for school or charity bake sales. Store in an airtight container for up to 3 days. After a few days, if the cupcakes seem a little dry, pop one in the microwave for 10-20 seconds. Serve with cream or ice cream for a warm pudding!

    • 4
    (517 ratings)
  • The Hummingbird Bakery vanilla cupcakes

    These vanilla cupcakes, topped with candy-coloured vanilla frosting and sprinkles, are what the Hummingbird Bakery is best known for. These professional vanilla cupcakes are so easy to make and really do look the part too. They're ideal for kids parties or family gatherings as you can make 12 in one batch. When you make these at home, don’t overcook them – they should be light golden and spring back when touched. This way you will ensure an airy, moist sponge with a subtle vanilla taste. This easy vanilla cupcakes recipe makes 12 cupcakes and will take around 1hr and 5 mins to make, bake and decorate your vanilla cupcakes. Store your cupcakes in a cake tin or airtight Tupperware on the kitchen side for up 3-4 days - of course, the sooner you eat them, the better they'll taste!

    • 4
    (525 ratings)
  • Basic cupcake recipe

    This cupcake recipe will show you how to make cupcakes from scratch that come out perfectly every time - and you can decorate them however you like! These easy cupcakes can be decorated with our perfect cupcake buttercream to create beautiful cupcakes for any occasion. With our handy step-by-step video, we show you how to make cupcakes from scratch in a very simple way, so even baking beginners will be able to make them easily. This is GoodtoKnow's most popular cupcake recipe and you’ll see why – this basic cupcake makes fluffy cakes that are versatile and can be decorated for birthdays or other special occasions, or even just for a special Sunday afternoon treat. We also have handy variations so you can pick which cupcake recipe you prefer, and you can see how to make cupcakes in other flavours – it’s easy to turn this basic cupcake recipe into chocolate cupcakes, rose cupcakes, lemon cupcakes or even coffee cupcakes; just check on the method below. This basic cupcake recipe makes a batch of 24 cupcakes, so you have plenty of cakes to decorate. To make your cupcakes even, use an ice cream scoop to fill the cupcake cases with mixture. This will make sure you have an even amount of mixture in each cupcake case and that they should rise to the same height. These cupcakes are ideal for making with children and can be decorated with icing, buttercream or drizzled in chocolate. They’ll love using their imagination to decorate these delicious cupcakes but beware, it might get messy!

    • 4
    (925 ratings)
  • Easy rainbow cupcakes

    This easy rainbow cupcakes recipe is so simple to make and takes only 25 mins to make and bake. Get a little creative with your cupcake making skills by whipping up these amazing rainbow cupcakes. Follow this simple recipe to see how it's done - they're not as hard as they look! This recipe makes 16 rainbow cupcakes in total and is perfect for making with kids or for kids parties as this recipe uses ready made cake mixture saving you plenty of time. Select your favourite rainbow colours including red, green and yellow. You could also try other colours too like pastel colours including lemon, lime or baby pink. These cupcakes would also make a great food gift for loved ones. Pop into a cupcake box or cellophane bag and tie with a ribbon.

    • 4
    (165 ratings)
  • Gluten-free cupcakes

    These easy gluten-free cupcakes are a delicious option if you're on a gluten-free diet. They're so easy to make and taste just like the real deal. Simple to bake, these pretty, gluten-free cupcakes are perfect for kids' parties or to enjoy with a steaming cup of tea. This recipe makes 12 cupcakes and will take around 40 mins to prepare and bake. Top your cupcakes with tasty buttercream and serve immediately. Any leftovers can be stored in an airtight container or cake tin of the kitchen side for up to 3 days - if they last that long!

    • 4
    (308 ratings)
  • Lemon cupcakes

    Lemon cupcakes

    Looking for a new flavour for your cupcakes? Give this tasty recipe for lemon cupcakes a go - they come complete with a tangy lemon centre and sweet lemon icing

    • 4
    (9 ratings)
  • Mary Berry's iced fairy cakes

    Mary Berry's iced fairy cakes are so easy to make using store cupboard ingredients and they area ready in 30 minutes! This easy recipe shows you how to make a batch of 12 simple fairy cakes and how to decorate them with a simple icing and sweets. Get the kids to help you make these tasty fairy cakes; they can learn how to crack eggs and make smooth icing to drizzle on top of your mini sponges. This recipe couldn't be easier, but comes out perfectly every time - and everyone loves a fairy cake! These fairy cakes make the perfect birthday treat, party food or food gift for friends, family and little ones. Mary Berry's iced fairy cakes recipe is taken from one of her most famous books, Mary Berry's Baking Bible.

    • 3
    (1195 ratings)
  • Orange and elderflower cupcakes

    Orange and elderflower cupcakes

    Bring the taste of summer to your baking by making these delicious orange and elderflower cupcakes. Light sponges with a creamy, tangy buttercream, these cupcakes taste as good as they look

    • 4
    (14 ratings)
  • Rhubarb & Custard Cupcake

    Rhubarb and custard cupcakes

    The classic British pudding, rhubarb and custard, gets the cupcake treatment. These delicious cupcakes are perfect for any occasion, such as Easter or birthdays, or just for a special treat for the whole family.

    • 0
    (0 ratings)
  • Daffodil cupcakes

    Daffodil cupcakes

    These bright and vibrant daffodil cupcakes are perfect for celebrating the start of spring. With a soft carrot cake sponge and a cream cheese buttercream topping, these cupcake not only look good, they taste good too! The daffodil toppers are so easy to make, once you’ve perfected the technique you could try other flowers like roses and tulips. The daffodils can also be used on larger cakes too. These cupcakes would be ideal for afternoon tea with family and friends or as a special food gift or birthday treat. Give them a spring twist by using lemon cupcakes and buttercream.

    • 4
    (13 ratings)
  • Chocolate Marshmallow Cupcakes

    Chocolate marshmallow cupcakes

    If you're after the ultimate treat then you have to try these chocolate marshmallow cupcakes. The decadent chocolate sponge and gooey marshmallow frosting is just delicious. These cupcakes are perfect for Easter, birthdays or any other special occasion when you want an indulgent treat.

    • 3
    (7 ratings)

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