My Buttercream Frosting Recipe

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My Buttercream Frosting

Tammy Raynes


For added fun, color this frosting with pastel liquid food coloring. Follow package directions for mixing colors and be careful to use only a drop or two at a time until the desired color is reached.

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Frosts a 2 layer or 13"x9"x" pan


1/2 c
1/2 c
butter or margarine, softened
1 tsp
vanilla extract
4 c
confectioners' sugar (powdered sugar)
3 Tbsp

Directions Step-By-Step

In a mixing bowl, cream shortening and butter. Add vanilla. Gradually beat in sugar. Add milk; beat until light and fluffy.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Hashtags: #frosting, #Buttercream