Pecan Cream Cheese Frosting


Pecan Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe Ingredients 2 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 cup finely chopped toasted pecans 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 7 cups confectioners’ sugar Directions Beat cream cheese, butter, pecans, vanilla, cinnamon, and nutmeg at medium speed until creamy. Gradually beat in confectioners’ sugar until smooth. TIP: If piping: DON’T add pecans to the frosting. Sprinkle on top. This recipe is from the Southern Lady March/April 2012 Magazine. HUMMINGBIRD CUPCAKES … Continue reading

Cream Cheese Raspberry Frosting


Cream Cheese-Raspberry Frosting Recipe and Directions Allow 1- 8-ounce package cream cheese and 2/3 cup butter to stand at room temperature for 30 minutes. Beat cream cheese, butter, 1-1/2 tablespoons raspberry extract, 2-1/2 tablespoons milk and 2 teaspoons vanilla; beat until fluffy. Gradually beat in 8 cups powdered sugar. If necessary, beat in milk 1 teaspoon at a time until frosting reaches spreading or piping consistency. This recipe is from BHG Cupcakes June 2011. RASPBERRY RED VELVET CUPCAKES … Continue reading

Pistachio Cream Cheese Frosting


Pistachio Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe Ingredients 1 box instant pistachio pudding 8 ounce cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup butter, softened 2 teaspoons vanilla 5-1/2 to 6 cups powdered sugar Directions Whip together the cream cheese, butter and vanilla until creamy. If pipping on frosting sift pudding mix (the mix comes with pieces of pistachios) into the cream cheese mixture. If not then pour the dry pudding mix into the cream cheese mixture. Gradually beat in dry pudding mix and powdered sugar until frosting reaches spread or pipping consistency. Make about 3-1/2 cups. This is a LBC original! PISTACHIO CUPCAKES … Continue reading

Fluffy Vanilla Butter Frosting


Fluffy¬†Vanilla Butter¬†Frosting Recipe Ingredients 4 cups confectioners’ sugar 1/2 cup butter, softened 2 teaspoons vanilla 3 to 4 tablespoons milk food coloring (optional) Sprinkles (optional) Directions Combine confectioners’ sugar, butter and vanilla. Add enough milk to get a fluffy frosting. Add food coloring. Mix until well blended. Spread over cooked bars and decorate with sprinkles. Lift out of baking pan and cut into squares. FUNFETTI SUGAR COOKIE BARS … Continue reading

Marshmallow Frosting


Marshmallow Frosting Recipe Ingredients 1 pound butter, softened 2 cups confectioners sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 16 ounces marshmallow cream blue colored sugar Directions Beat butter until creamy. Beat in vanilla and sugar until well combined. Add marshmallow cream. Beat until fluffy. Spread on cupcakes to look like water and sprinkle with colored sugar. Add candy duck topper. This is a LBC original! RUBBER DUCKIE BABY SHOWER CUPCAKES … Continue reading

Snickerdoodle Cookie Dough Frosting


Sinckerdoodle Cookie Dough Frosting Recipe Ingredients 1-1/2 cups sugar 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup shortening 2-3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoon cinnamon up to 2/3 cup milk Directions Cream together the sugar, butter and shortening. In a separate bowl combine flour, salt and cinnamon. Add to the creamed mixture. Add milk until you get spreading or piping consistency. Pipe on cooled cupcakes and sprinkle with cinnamon. HOW TO TURN ANY COOKIE RECIPE INTO FROSTING: Take out eggs, baking soda, or cream of tarter. Add enough milk for a spreading or piping consistency. It’s that easy. Now you … Continue reading