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Dave's Garden Cookbook: Buttercream Icing

Buttercream Icing

By flowox

Category: Cakes, Cheesecakes and Icings


2/3 c Water
12 c Confectioners sugar
1 1/4 c Shortening
1/2 ts Clear vanilla extract
1/4 ts Butter extract


Start with 4 cups of sugar, alternately add shortening and remaining sugar until well blended. Add flavorings. Beat at low speed until smooth.

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