Creamy Decorative Frosting

1
Theresa Ford

By
@Tford64

A favorite frosting for Mom's Christmas cookies

Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
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

Step-By-Step

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

About Creamy Decorative Frosting

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