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Fight Hunger in America with Cupcakes Cookies and Cakes

Join thousands of people across this great land by having a bake sale or just by buying some cookies.
The Great American Bake Sale, Starts May 19th.

READ MORE about The Great American Bake Sale and Share Our Strength

Make your own HUNGRR cupcakes:

Cup Cake Recipe
Basic Vanilla Cup Cake Recipe

5 oz (150g) Butter – softened
5 oz (150g) superfine (castor) sugar
6 oz (175g) self-raising flour
3 eggs
1 tsp vanilla extract
1. Pre-heat the oven to 350oF (180oC).
2. Line a 12 cup cake pan, with cup cake papers.
3. Crack the eggs into a cup and beat lightly with a fork.
4. Place all the ingredients in a large bowl.
5. Beat with an electric mixer for 2 minutes, until light and creamy.
6. Divide the mixture evenly between the cake cases.
7. Bake for 18-20 minutes until risen and firm to touch.
8. Allow to cool for a few minutes and then transfer to a wire rack.
9. Allow to cool fully before icing.
Makes 12 cakes.

Butter Cream Frosting

5 oz (150g) Butter – softened
8 oz (250g) confectioners (icing) sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 tsp hot water
1. Beat together the butter and sugar with an electric beater.
2. Once well combined, add the vanilla and water.
3. Mix in yellow and red food coloring to make the orange icing.
Beat until smooth and creamy.
Makes 12 cakes.

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