Kimi Gaines Recipe

PUBLIX BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

By Kimi Gaines kimijo


Recipe Rating:
 6 Ratings
Prep Time:

Kimi's Story

PUBLIX IS THE BEST SUPERMARKET IN FLORIDA. THEY ARE KNOWN FOR THEIR INCREDIBLE BAKERY. EVERYTHING IN THE STORE IS TOP NOTCH.

Ingredients

1/2 lb
butter
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2 c
crisco vegetable shortening
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
butter flavoring
1/2 tsp
almond extract
2 lb
confectioners' sugar
1/4 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
meringue powder
1 Tbsp
milk, if needed
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Directions Step-By-Step

1
MIX BUTTER, CRISCO, AND SALT TOGETHER ON LOW SPEED FOR 5 MINUTES. ADD VANILLA, BUTTER FLAVOR, AND ALMOND EXTRACT. BEAT UNTIL WELL BLENDED. TURN MIXER ON TO THE LOWEST SPEED THE MIXER HAS, ADD SUGAR 1/2 CUP AT A TIME UNTIL SUGAR IS MIXED IN. TURN MIXER UP TO MEDIUM SPEED AND BEAT UNTIL SMOOTH AND CREAMY. THIS SHOULD TAKE 5 MINUTES.
2
SOME TIPS: SIFT SUGAR IT HELPS KEEP THE LUMPIES AWAY...
MERINGUE POWDER AND BUTTER FLAVORING CAN BE FOUND WHERE CAKE DECORATING SUPPLIES ARE SOLD.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Sauces


  • Comments

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    Helene Mulvihill WeBakeinTX - Feb 20, 2011
    Thanks Kimi :-)
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    Carole F BakersQueen - Feb 20, 2011
    I am so excited to have this recipe. When I vacation in Florida I always shop at publix.., I can't wait to try this frosting! THANKS, KIMI!
  • user
    Sea Sun Seasun - Feb 20, 2011
    Interesting. When I learned to decorate cakes, the buttercream I practiced with was all shortening, no butter. Does this leave a oily film on the roof of your mouth? I'm guessing not with the rave reviews. Still, a lot of the ingredients are the same in my practice buttercream.
  • user
    Colleen Sowa colleenlucky7 - Feb 20, 2011
    Great Post Kimi!!!!!!
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    Wendy Rusch snooksk9 - Feb 20, 2011
    super recipe to have Kimi! Thanks Hon!