Recipe: Vanilla Buttercream

Vanilla Buttercream

Vanilla Buttercream
Recipe type: Dessert
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Serves: 3 cups
Here's a simple recipe for vanilla buttercream that you can use in other dishes. Enjoy!
  • ½ cup butter, softened
  • 1 (3-oz.) package cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 (16-oz.) package powdered sugar
  • 3 to 4 Tbsp. milk
  1. Beat first 3 ingredients at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy.
  2. Gradually add powdered sugar alternately with 3 Tbsp. milk, beating at low speed until blended and smooth after each addition.
  3. If desired, beat in remaining 1 Tbsp. milk, 1 tsp. at a time, until desired consistency.

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