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pastry tube decorative frosting

Recipe by
Krista Hiner
Circleville, WV

I love decorative frosting for cakes, cupcakes and cookie decorating; especially for events and bake sales. My mother is way better at decorating than I though.

yield serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For pastry tube decorative frosting

  • 1/2 c
    crisco shortening
  • 1 box
    powdered sugar
  • 1/4 c
    hot water
  • 1/2 - 1 tsp
    vanilla or other flavoring

How To Make pastry tube decorative frosting

  • 1
    Combine all ingredients in mixing bowl. Mix on SLOW speed with electric mixer. Do not beat or whip.
  • 2
    Mix in food coloring if desired.