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Creamy Buttercream Frosting

Jeanette Owca Recipe shared by:
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This is enough frosting to frost an 8 inch layer cake. You will need more for decorating with flowers or ribbons.

  • Hands-On Time: 15 Minutes
  • Total Time: 2 Hours
  • Servings: 8 inch cake
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Ingredients

  • 4 cups confectioners sugar
  • 1 stick of butter softened
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup half and half
  • pinch of salt

Baking Instructions

  1. Cream butter and shortening until fluffy. Add confectioners sugar one cup at a time, beating well each time. Add vanilla and salt with half and half a little at a time. You may need to add more half and half depending on the consistancy you want. Beat on high until fluffy. Spread on cake.

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Yogurt supplement

Yogurt supplement

When making the yellow cake mix, I substitute vanilla yogurt for the liquid. The quality of the cake is really great and even more moist.. Try mixing Pina Colada flavored yogurt to a 2 - 3oz. packages whipped cream cheese and 1 cup of sour cream to make a yummy frosting for the cake.


Even-Textured Brownies

Even-Textured Brownies

To ensure your brownies have an even texture, use the pan size called for in the recipe. Using a different sized pan can give the brownies a different texture.





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