2.25 c. all purpose flour
1.333 c. H-E-B Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
3 tsp. baking powder
0.5 tsp. salt
0.5 c. shortening
1 c. milk
1 tsp. McCormick Vanilla Extract
2 large eggs
Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cupcake pans with paper liners.
Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt in a large mixing bowl. Add shortening, milk
, and vanilla. Beat 1 minute on medium speed. Scrape side of bowl with a spatula.
Add eggs and beat 1 minute on medium speed. Scrape bowl again. Beat on high speed 1 minute
30 seconds until well mixed.
Spoon cupcake batter into paper liners until 1/2 to 2/3 full.
Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
Cool 5 minutes in pans, then remove and place on wire racks to cool completely.
Once cupcakes are completely cooled, frost with your favorite frosting recipe or decorate
as you desire.
No Nutritional Information Available
My H-E-B Texas Life Magazine, May 2012