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Most popular frosting recipes, Nutella Frosting, Peanut butter butter cream frosting,
Peppermint Cream frosting, Cream cheese icing for Guinness chocolate cake


Cream cheese frosting for cinnamon rolls (recipe below)
Homemade cinnamon rolls with cream cheese frosting

Cream Cheese Frosting for cinnamon rolls recipe

1 stick of butter, softened to room temp
8oz cream cheese, softened to room temp
2-3 cups powdered sugar
1tsp vanilla extract (optional)
1tsp almond extract (optional)
milk if needed


Cream the butter and cream cheese together with an electric mixer
,
scrape down the sides, add the extracts, then add the powdered sugar 1/2 cup at a time, mixing well and scraping
down the sides after each addition. More or less of the powdered sugar can be used depending on
desired consistancy.
Ingredients for frosting
Ingredients for frosting

Ingredients for frosting

Ingredients for frosting
Ingredients for frosting

Perfect cream cheese frosting
Perfect cream cheese frosting
spatula with frosting


Pile it high with a spatula!
Homemade cinnamon rolls with cream cheese frosting


Nutella Frosting recipe
1/3 cup butter, soft
1/2 cup Nutella, soft
4 cups powdered sugar
almond milk as needed

Cream the butter and Nutella together, add sugar and almond milk to thin as needed.
Beat on medium speed until it is the
consistency you desire.
You may need to refrigerate the frosting for 10-15 minutes before using if it is too soft.

Nutella and butter in bowl together

Nutella and butter for Nutella frosting

Nutella Frosting

Bowl of Nutella frosting
Bowl of Nutella frosting

Nutella frosting on a vanilla cupcake
Vanilla cupcake with Nutella frosting


Cream cheese icing
8 oz cream cheese
1-2 cups confectioners sugar, sifted twice
½ cup heavy cream


Beat heavy cream just until it becomes frothy.
Beat cream cheese in a separate bowl until fluffy then combine with the heavy cream.
Beat together then add confectioners sugar in segments until combined completely.


Chocolate Guinness birthday cake with cream cheese icing

Peppermint Cream Frosting
1 cup (2 sticks) butter, soft
6 to 8 cups confectioners’ sugar, sifted twice
1/2 cup heavy cream
2 tsp pure peppermint extract
1 tsp vanilla extract

Cream butter in a large mixing bowl, add 4 cups of the sugar and then the cream, peppermint, vanilla.
On the medium speed of an electric mixer, beat until smooth and creamy, about 3 to 5 minutes.
Gradually add the remaining sugar, 1 cup at a time, beating well after each addition (about 2 minutes.)
You may not need all of the sugar.
Chill for about 15 minutes in the refrigerator before using.


Peppermint Ice Cream Cupcakes (recipe here)
with Peppermint cream icing

Fondant pigs sculpted by me.
More fondant cake and cupcake toppers can be found by clicking here
Peppermint Pig Cupcake- Fondant Pig sculpted by Lacey

Vanilla Frosting
1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, soft
6 to 8 cups confectioners' sugar, sifted twice
1/2 cup cream
2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Cream butter in a large mixing bowl.
Add 4 cups of the sugar and then the milk and vanilla.
On medium speed, beat until smooth and creamy, about 3 to 5 minutes.
Gradually add the remaining sugar, 1 cup at a time, beating well after each addition (about 2 minutes), until
the icing is thick enough to be of good spreading consistency.
You may not need to use all of the sugar.
Use and store the icing at room temperature.


*Optional
Swirl frosting with 1M Wilton tip and place a large, fresh strawberry on top.

Magnolia vanilla cupcake with strawberry and strawberry jam. Birthday cupcakes.Recipe PointyKitty.Org

Chocolate Olive Oil cupcake with Wilton's vanilla butter cream frosting
It actually tastes like an Oreo cookie in cupcake form!

Chocolate Olive Oil cupcake with Wilton's vanilla butter cream frosting


Lime glaze
4 tsp fresh lime juice
1 cup confectioners sugar, sifted


Combine sugar and juice.
Whisk until smooth. Pour glaze all over cake.

Lemon Lime Cream Cheese Pound Cake. Recipe PointyKitty.Org.

Whipped Cream Frosting recipe
2/3 c
vegetable shortening
1 stick butter, softened
1 lb icing sugar, sifted
1/4-1/2 c heavy whipping cream
1tsp vanilla

Cream butter and shortening, slowly add sugar. Combine completely.
Slowly add cream, then vanilla.
Beat on high for 5 minutes.


whipped cream frosting
whipped cream frosting

first homemade frosting


Pineapple cupcake with whipped cream frosting
pineapple cupcake with whipped cream frosting