Celebration Cupcakes

Handmade Flour Tortillas

Celebration Cupcakes

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 18 minutes
Frosting: 30 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
Servings: 20 cupcakes
Author: ConAgra Mills
Get the party started with crowd-pleasing cupcakes. These treats feature fluffy vanilla cake topped with a classic buttercream. All that’s missing is your unique touch.
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Ingredients

Cupcakes

  • 2 cups Eagle Mills® All-Purpose Unbleached Flour with Ultragrain®
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup milk

Frosting

  • 2 tbsp Eagle Mills® All-Purpose Unbleached Flour with Ultragrain®
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

Instructions

Cupcakes

  • Preheat oven to 375°F. Line twenty 2 1/2-inch muffin cups with paper bake cups. Set aside.
  • Combine 2 cups flour, baking powder and salt in medium bowl. Place 1/2 cup butter in large mixing bowl. Beat with an electric mixer 30 seconds. Add 1 1/4 cups sugar and 1 teaspoon vanilla; beat until well combined. Add eggs, one at a time, beating 1 minute after each. Gradually add flour mixture alternately with the milk, beating on low speed after each addition just until blended.
  • Fill each cup half full. Bake 18 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center of cupcake comes out clean. Cool on wire rack.

Frosting

  • Place 2 tablespoons flour in small saucepan; whisk in 1/2 cup milk until blended. Heat over low heat until thickened. Remove from heat. Cover and cool.
  • Frost cupcakes with frosting. Decorate as desired.
  • Beat 1/2 cup butter in large mixing bowl with electric mixer until fluffy. Add 1/2 cup sugar; beat on high speed 4 minutes. Gradually add milk mixture and 1 teaspoon vanilla; beat on low speed until combined. Beat on high speed 7 minutes, or until light and fluffy.

Notes

Try this tasty recipe for Celebration Cupcakes, which are not only packed with grains but are also under 500 calories.