Buttercream Frosting

by Todd Leonard CEC on August 19, 2014
Todd Leonard CEC
Overall Rating: 5/5 | Kids Rating: 0/5


Frost your THRIVE sugar cookies with this delicious buttercream.

Serves: 20

Prep Time: 5 min

Cook Time: 0 min

Total Time: 5 min

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  • 1/2 c. butter, softened
  • 4 1/2 c. Powdered Sugar
  • 1 tbsp. THRIVE Instant MilkTHRIVE Instant Milk + 1/4 cup water
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract

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  1. In a mixing bowl, beat butter until fluffy. Gradually add 2 cups powdered sugar, beating well.
  2. Slowly beat in milk powder, water, and vanilla. Slowly beat in remaining powdered sugar.
  3. Beat in additional milk if necessary to reach desired spreading consistency.

Yield: 4 1/2 cups (will frost two 8-inch round cakes)