When Life Hands You Lemons, Make Frosting!

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@Quinnn

I love this recipe so much, especially in the summer. Top your cakes and cupcakes with this "lick the bowl clean" frosting and then grate some fresh lemon and orange for a beautiful finishing touch to the top.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
Makes enough for a two layer cake.
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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1 tsp
fresh lemon peel
3 Tbsp
butter
3 c
confectioners' sugar
2 Tbsp
fresh lemon juice
1 Tbsp
water
1 dash(es)
salt

How to Make When Life Hands You Lemons, Make Frosting!

Step-by-Step

  • 1Add lemon peel to butter. Mix well.
  • 2Add half of sugar to creamed mixture gradually, blending well after each addition.
  • 3Combine lemon juice and water. Add to creamed mixture alternately with remaining sugar until it reaches desired consistency. Add salt.
  • 4Beat until smooth. Top with additional grated lemon peel to decorate.

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About When Life Hands You Lemons, Make Frosting!

Course/Dish: Cakes, Cookies, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




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