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Buttercream Icing Recipe

Looking for an easy Buttercream Icing recipe? Learn how to make Buttercream Icing using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by parentch

Makes 24 servings



Sweet frosting that holds its shape well for decorating. Be careful to NOT overwhip or it will get runny.

Recipe Ingredients for Buttercream Icing

1 pound Powdered Sugar
1/2 cup Shortening
1/4 tsp Salt
1/2 tsp Vanilla Flavoring
1 Egg White
4 tbsp Hot Water

Recipe Directions for Buttercream Icing

Whip shortening, egg white, flavoring and salt. Stop mixer and add sugar and water. Whip at high speed until it holds a peak. It should be the consistency of cream or stiffer.
Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 27.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
112
Calories from Fat
39
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.3g
7%
Saturated Fat
1.3g
6%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
27mg
1%
Potassium
3mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
18.8g
6%
Sugars
18.5g
Protein
0.1g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 0% 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
96% confidence
D
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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