When researching cake ideas for my grand daughters first birthday I came across this recipe. It is the “perfect crusting” frosting needed to decorate a birthday cake AND it tastes wonderful!
The Perfect Crusting Buttercream Frosting
This quick and easy frosting recipe is perfect for piping decorations onto your favorite cakes. AND, most importantly, it’s delicious!
- 2 lb powder sugar
- 1/2 C. unsalted butter room temperature
- 1/2 C. Crisco shortening room temperature
- 2 t. Vanilla extract
- 1/2 – 3/4 C Whole milk
- Place room temp. butter and shortening in mixer. Add powdered sugar, vanilla and 1/2 cup milk. Turn mixer on low speed and mix until all ingredients are incorporated. Turn mixer up to med-high and mix for 2-4 minutes.