frosting

Coconut Lime Icing

Ingredients:1 cup confections’ sugar¾ cup sweetened, flaked coconut3 tablespoons butter, at room temperature2 tablespoons buttermilk1 tablespoon lime juicezest of one lime Directions: In a small bowl, combine butter,zest and sugar throughly. Add buttermilk and lime juice. Mix on high 1 minute until well mixed Spread over cooled cupcakes. Sprinkle each […]

Dark Chocolate Fudge Icing

Dark Chocolate Fudge FrostingIngredients: 6 oz unsweetened chocolate, melted and cooled1 cup butter, at room temperature2 cups confectioners’ sugar1 tablespoon vanilla Directions:In a large bowl, beat butter until creamy. Add confectioners’ sugar and continue to beat until fluffy, about 2 minutes. Add vanilla, beat 30 seconds. Add cooled chocolate and […]

Whipped Vanilla Buttercream Icing

Whipped Vanilla Buttercream IcingIngredients:3/4 cup butter, at room temperature1 1/4 lb confectioners’ sugar1 tablespoon vanilla4 tablespoons milk Directions:In a large bowl, cream together butter and sugar until fluffy. Add vanilla and milk and beat on high 3 minutes.

Cream Cheese Icing for Sweet Rolls

Cream Cheese Icing for Sweet RollsIngredients:3 ounces cream cheese, softened3 tablespoons butter, softened1 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar1/2 teaspoon vanilla1/8 teaspoon salt Directions:In a medium sized bowl, combine all ingredients thoroughly. Spread over warm sweet rolls. Excellent on cinnamon rolls. My thoughts:I love the cinnamon rolls with cream cheese icing found […]

Chocolate Fudge Frosting

Ingredients:1 1/3 cups confectioner’s sugar1/3 cup cocoa4 tablespoons milk3 tablespoons butter1 teaspoon vanilla Directions: In a medium saucepan, melt butter. Add cocoa and stir constantly, until it begins to boil. Cool completely. Add confectioner’s sugar alternately with milk to cocoa mixture, stirring with each new addition. Continue to stir until […]

Bailey’s Irish Cream Icing

Bailey’s Irish Cream IcingIngredients: 1 lb confectioner’s sugar1/4 cup Bailey’s Irish Cream3 tablespoons milk1/4 teaspoon salt Directions: In a large bowl, combine all ingredients together until smooth and throughly mixed. Spread on favorite cupcakes. Excellent on Chocolate Sour Cream Cupcakes

Cream Cheese Icing

Ingredients: 3 oz cream cheese, softened1/4 cup butter, softened2 cups powdered sugar1 teaspoon vanillafood coloring (optional) Directions: In a large bowl combine butter and cream cheese. Beat together until fluffy. Slowly beat in powdered sugar until smooth. Stir in food coloring and vanilla.

Dark Chocolate Icing

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups confectioners sugar1/4 cup butter (at room temperature)1/4 cup Hershey’s Special Dark cocoa (or other baking cocoa)3 tablespoons milk1/2 teaspoon vanilla Directions: In a large bowl, combine all ingredients and mix well. Excellent on Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

Buttercream Icing

Ingredients:1 lb. Confectioner’s sugar1/2 cup butter1 tsp. vanilla3 tblsps. milkA few drops of food coloring (optional) Directions:In a large bowl, beat together sugar, butter, vanilla, and milk until smooth. If necessary, add more milk until frosting is spreading consistency. Add food coloring and blend thoroughly. Makes enough to fill and […]