world's best tasting buttercream vanilla frosting
Recipe type: dessert
Cuisine: american
Serves: 2 c
An easy to make, delicious tasting, great for decorating cake and cupcake buttercream vanilla frosting based on Wilton's buttercream icing.
  • ½ c butter flavored shortening (it's the butter flavor that makes it so yummy!)
  • ½ c butter, softened
  • 1 t vanilla extract (optional)
  • 4 c powdered sugar, sifted
  • 1-2 T water
  1. Beat butter flavored shortening and butter until fluffy.
  2. Add powdered sugar, slowly.
  3. Mix until mixture comes together.
  4. Add vanilla, if using, and enough water to create desired consistency.
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