Creamy Decorative Frosting

Theresa Ford


A favorite frosting for Mom's Christmas cookies

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

How to Make Creamy Decorative Frosting


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

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About Creamy Decorative Frosting

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

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