Buttercream Icing Recipe

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Buttercream icing

Dotti Richards

By
@heart75

this recipeis from one of my moms old cake decorating classes


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Prep:

1 Hr

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter
1/2 c
solid vegetable shortening
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/8 tsp
salt
1 lb
(about 4 cups) confectioner's sugar
3 Tbsp
cool milk or cream

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream Butter and Shorttening togetherwith an electric mixer.
2
Add vanilla and salt>Beat in sugar, 1 cup at a time, bleanding well after addition.
3
Scrape sides and bottom of the bowloften with a spatula. Add milk and beat at high speed until light and fluffy.
4
keep icing covered with lid or damp cloth and store in refrigerator when not in use.
yield 3:cups

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #for, #cakes, #icing, #decorating