Original Fluffy Frosting for 'Red Cake'

L Tribolet

By
@Tribly

Using Wondra flour, and mixing thoroughly after each addition, makes this a success.
I use a few crumbs from the cake pans for a decorative topping.


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Serves:
Frosts a 2 layer cake
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

FAUX WHIPPED CREAM FROSTING FOR 2 LAYER CAKE

5 Tbsp
wondra flour
1 c
milk
1 stick
butter, room temperature
1/2 c
crisco
1 c
white sugar
2 tsp
vanilla extract
dash(es)
salt

Step-By-Step

1With an electric mixer: Cream butter, Crisco and vanilla for 5 minutes. While this is mixing go to step 2.
2Mix Wondra, dash of salt and milk in small saucepan. With a whisk, stir constantly, cook over low heat until thick (do not boil). Remove from heat & cover with waxed paper or plastic wrap, refrigerate until cool.
Go to step 3.
3Add sugar and beat 5 more minutes. Add cooled flour paste about 1 Tablespoon at a time and beat 5 more minutes. Frost your cake.
4If you are making a 3 layer cake use: 7 T Wondra, 1 & 1/2C milk, 3/4C butter, 3/4C Crisco 1 & 1/2C sugar and 3t. vanilla.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #frosting, #whipped