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5 from 2 votes
Vanilla Cupcake with Creamcheese Frosting
Prep Time
20 mins
Cook Time
15 mins

Delicious cupcakes made with delicious cream cheese and whipped cream frosting

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
For Cupcakes
  • 1 1/4 cups cake flour
  • 1 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 large eggs room temperature
  • 3/4 cups sugar granulated white
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract pure
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil or canola oil
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
For Cream Cheese Frosting
  • 1 8 oz pkg cream cheese room temp
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered confectioners sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups whipping cream cold
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
Cupcake Preparation
  1. Pre-heat the oven to 350 deg F

  2. Line the cupcake pan with liners

  3. In a bowl, whisk the cake flour, baking soda , baking powder and salt

  4. Using an electric mixer, beat the eggs on medium speed for about 20 seconds

  5. Add the sugar and continue to beat on medium speed for 30 seconds

  6. Add vanilla and oil and beat for on medium speed for a minute

  7. Add half the flour mixture and beat on low speed until incorporated

  8. Add half the buttermilk and beat on low speed until incorporated

  9. Repeat for remaining half of flour mixture and buttermilk

  10. Fill the liner until half full with an ice cream scoop , the batter will be thin

  11. Bake for 12 to 14 minutes until a tooth pick inserted in the center comes out clean

Cream cheese frosting
  1. Freeze the whisk attachment and bowls until ready to use or atleast for 15 minutes

  2. Take the cold whippng cream and beat on high for about 2 minutes till it becomes thick and fluffy

  3. In another bowl beat the cream cheese and powdered sugar until its mixed well

  4. Add the vanilla to it and beat again

  5. Fold the whipped cream into the cream cheese mix to get the most delicious frosting

  6. Refrigerate the frosting if not using immediately . You are now ready to frost the cupcakes.

Recipe Notes

As you can see from the pictures , I used brown sugar in my recipe as I ran out of white sugar .The original recipe asks to use granulated white sugar .It turned out well for me .So feel free to use the sugar that you prefer.