Browned Butter Frosting

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Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

After requests for me to post the frosting I used on my cranberry cookies, to make it more accessible...here it is...you know who you are!...for a cake, I would probably triple or at least double the recipe...I'm posting the recipe that frosted 30 cookies.


Thanks for the emails...

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
frosts 30 medium sized cookies
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1/3 c
unsalted butter
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla
2 c
confectioners' sugar
2 - 4 Tbsp
hot water ( only took 2 for the consistency i wanted )

How to Make Browned Butter Frosting

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat the butter in a saucepan over low heat until golden brown, about 5 minutes.
  • 2Cool for 2 minutes; transfer to a small bowl. Add sugar and vanilla. Beat in water, 1 tablespoon at a time, until frosting reaches desired consistency.

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About Browned Butter Frosting

Course/Dish: Spreads
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy