Quick and Simple Fairy Cakes Recipe

Quick and Simple Fairy Cakes Recipe

How To Make Quick and Simple Fairy Cakes

Want a dessert that’s a little more fun and visual? Then cupcakes is the treat for you! Enjoy these cupcake recipes as a sweet dessert, or sneak them in as something to snack on when nobody’s looking. You deserve it!

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes
Total: 25 minutes



  • 125g unsalted butter
  • 125g caster sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 125g self-raising flour
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • Sprinkles for decoration (optional)


  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C (350°F) and line a muffin tin with paper cases.

  2. In a mixing bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy.

  3. Beat in the eggs, one at a time, until fully incorporated.

  4. Sift in the flour and gently fold it into the mixture.

  5. Stir in the vanilla extract and milk until the batter is smooth.

  6. Divide the batter equally between the paper cases, filling each one about two-thirds full.

  7. Bake in the preheated oven for 12-15 minutes, or until the cakes are golden and spring back when lightly touched.

  8. Remove from the oven and let them cool completely on a wire rack.

  9. Once cooled, you can decorate the cakes with sprinkles if desired.


  • Calories : 263kcal
  • Total Fat : 13g
  • Saturated Fat : 8g
  • Cholesterol : 82mg
  • Sodium : 33mg
  • Total Carbohydrates : 33g
  • Dietary Fiber : 1g
  • Sugar : 19g
  • Protein : 3g
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!