Orange Cream Cheese Frosting

Orange Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

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Kathy Boodry


I got this recipe from a website featuring Country Living magazine. It is really good icing to put on halloween cakes or cupcakes. I hope you enjoy.

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1 pkg
8oz. cream cheese (softened)
1/4 c
unsalted butter
1 Tbsp
fresh orange juice
1 tsp
orange grated zest
1/2 tsp
pure vanilla extract
4 c
confectioners' sugar
1/4 tsp
orange food coloring

How to Make Orange Cream Cheese Frosting


  • 1Blend the cream cheese, butter, orange juice, orange zest, and vanilla in a large bowl, using an electric mixer set at medium speed, until smooth.
  • 2Add the sugar and continue to beat until light and creamy -- about 3 more minutes
  • 3Add the food coloring and gently stir until the color is uniform.
  • 4Chill the frosting until ready to ice your cupcakes or cake.

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About Orange Cream Cheese Frosting

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #Cupcakes, #halloween