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Classic Cream Cheese Frosting

Sheree Dawe: "I only used 1-1-4c icing sugar & it was PERFECT!!!" Read More
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  • 1/2 cup salted butter (softened)
  • 8 ounces cream cheese (softened)
  • 4 cups powdered sugar (depending on your desired consistency & sweetness of frosting)
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium19% DV460mg
    Fat86% DV56g
    Protein10% DV5g
    Carbs54% DV163g
    Calories1160Calories from Fat500
    Total Fat56g86%
    Saturated Fat34g170%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat500
    Total Carbohydrate163g54%
    Dietary Fiber
    Vitamin A40%
    Vitamin C

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Sheree Dawe a month ago
    I only used 1-1-4c icing sugar & it was PERFECT!!!
    Jessica DeWitt a month ago
    Fabulous. I think of myself as a kind of cream cheese connoisseur, and this recipe was top-notch. I used three cups of powdered sugar, and would consider going with less, because I prefer a stronger cream cheese taste.
    Cassidy Brydon 2 months ago
    So good! Ended up only using 2 cups of powdered sugar and it was delicious.
    Thalia Kurnia 2 months ago
    A really nice recipe. Definetly a best cheese cream i ever made
    Cindy 2 months ago
    The perfect Cream Cheese Frosting! This will be my go to!
    Paige Drehmann a year ago
    Really good ! I did less sugar as I prefer it less sweet
    Koreen Tolman a year ago
    yummy 😋 my family loved it.
    McIntosh a year ago
    This was amazing! Will use again
    Kathy a year ago
    Excellent! Didn't change a thing. Using for coconut cake.
    Hafsah Hameed a year ago
    Used 2 cups powdered sugar instead of 3, and used (sweetened) cocoa powder to make it chocolate frosting for a chocolate cake. Loved it!
    Adrian a year ago
    Great Good taste Good color
    Me vs. Cooking a year ago
    Tasty and simple to make.
    Jacob Ferguson a year ago
    Family loves it. My picky 4 year old wants to eat it out of the bowl
    Just fabulous - wouldn’t change a thing!
    It was really sweet, too sweet for me but great for kids. Consistency not as thick as I would have liked but overall great and easy to make!
    Misty Shay a year ago
    added another 8 0z. cteam cheese and a half cup powered sugar
    Patti House a year ago
    perfect, not too sweet
    Monica Burke a year ago
    So easy and delicious!
    Greetings Shosh a year ago
    Love it! My family absolutely loved this frosting. I will definitely make this frosting again.
    Lanza a year ago
    Just delicious! I will make that again, maybe with a touch of lemon zest.
    Jeanette R. a year ago
    Delicious! Family loved it.
    Gundrum a year ago
    Very good recipe!!! I would taste it after 3 cups of sugar and see how you like it and go from there because it is very sweet but over all a very good frosting. Will be making again!
    CleverHomeChef a year ago
    . a year ago
    I ended up having to put more cream cheese to help even it out and it was still extremely sweet,
    Muggill 2 years ago
    Yummy! Will make again!
    Cynthia Eades 2 years ago
    Yummy...super easy and I put it on my spice cale
    Nikia Brown 2 years ago
    delicious... made it just like the recipe
    RitaAppleBum 2 years ago
    Delicious! Will be using again!
    Major 2 years ago
    it turn out good. yes i would make it again and I did add on some ingredients
    Teresa Kraynick 2 years ago
    Very easy to make and perfect on a banana loaf.

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