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1/2 teaspoon lemon extract,orange extract,or almond extract
4 1/2 cups sifted powdered sugar
Beat shortening,vanilla,and extract with an electric mixer on medium speed for 30 seconds.
Slowly add half of the powdered sugar,beating well.Add 2 tablespoons of the milk.Gradually beat in remaining powdered sugar and enough remaining milk to reach spreading consistency.
This frosts the tops and sides of two 8-or 9-inch cake layers.