Key Lime Buttercream Icing

Key Lime Buttercream Icing

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Patsy Fowler


this icing is a new recipe for me my best friend gave it to me it is really good on cakes


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2-3/4 cups
10 Min


  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    key lime zest
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/8 tsp
  • 1 pkg
    (16 oz) powdered sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    key lime juice
  • 1-2 Tbsp

How to Make Key Lime Buttercream Icing


  1. beat first 4 ingredients at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy.
  2. gradually add powdered sugar alternately with key lime juice, 1 tablespoon at a time and 1 tablespoon milk, beating at low speed until blended and smooth after each addition.
  3. beat in up to 1 tablespoon additional milk for desired consistency.

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About Key Lime Buttercream Icing

Course/Dish: Spreads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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