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Best Buttercream Icing Recipe

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Submitted by erienge

Makes 16 servings



I used this on my son's cake. I was curious how many calories and fat grams were in it

Recipe Ingredients for Best Buttercream Icing

6.5 oz Shortening Sticks
8 oz Unsalted Butter
6 cup Powdered Sugar
0.167 oz 100% Pure Vanilla Extract
1 tsp Almond Extract
0.5 tsp Salt
12 serving Heavy Whipping Cream

Recipe Directions for Best Buttercream Icing

Cream shortening and butter together until fluffy. Add powdered sugar in increments until blended completely. Add extracts and salt. Mix carefully, then slowly add heavy cream and blend until fluffy.
Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 146.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
427
Calories from Fat
239
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
26.6g
41%
Saturated Fat
13.7g
69%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
45mg
15%
Sodium
77mg
3%
Potassium
11mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
45.0g
15%
Sugars
43.5g
Protein
0.0g
Vitamin A 11% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 2% Iron 0%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
42% confidence
D-
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in sugar
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