Creamy Decorative Frosting

Theresa Ford

By
@Tford64

A favorite frosting for Mom's Christmas cookies


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Rating:

Prep:

15 Min

Method:

Blend

Ingredients

1 c
crisco shortening
2 Tbsp
butter
4 c
powdered sugar
1/4 c
egg whites
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
pure vanilla extract
1/4 tsp
almond extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl, with an electric mixer at low speed, beat shortening and butter until smooth
2
At low speed, add 2 cups confectioners sugar, half a cup at a time
3
Add cornstarch, beat at medium speed until well combined
4
Add egg whites, salt, vanilla and almond extract, beat low speed until well blended
5
Beat in remaining confectioners sugar until mixture is smooth and stiff peaks form

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Cookies
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: American