Adorable Mini Cupcakes Recipe

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Adorable Mini Cupcakes 


These adorable vanilla mini cupcakes are the perfect bite of vanilla cake and sweet cream cheese frosting! Switch up the food coloring to make these cupcakes work for any holiday or festive gathering.


– 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour – 1/2 cup granulated sugar – 1 tsp. baking powder – 1/2 tsp. baking soda – 1/8 tsp. sea salt – 1/2 cup melted butter – 1/2 cup milk – 1/2 cup sour cream – 1 large egg – 2 tsp. vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting: – 1/4 cup softened butter – 4 oz. cream cheese – 2 cups powdered sugar – 2 tsp. vanilla – food coloring and sprinkles (optional)

How to Make Mini Cupcakes

Mix dry ingredients


In a large bowl, stir together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and sea salt. Mix wet ingredients. Melt the butter in a medium microwave-safe bowl. Whisk in milk. Whisk in sour cream and vanilla. Whisk in egg until smooth.

Mix mini cupcake batter

Stir wet and dry ingredients together, just until combined.


Fill mini cupcake liners

Divide mixture into the mini cupcake pan lined with mini liners, about 3/4 full.


Make frosting


Beat together butter, cream cheese, and vanilla. Sift in powdered sugar and beat until smooth and creamy. Add in food coloring, if using.