Butter Frosting Recipe

Butter Frosting
submitted by bahuja2001 at ifood.tv


Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexJust Enjoy
MethodMain Ingredient


 Butter/Margarine1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Confectioners' sugar2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Vanilla1 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄8 Teaspoon
 Cream3 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1543 Calories from Fat 418

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 47 g72.6%

Saturated Fat 30.5 g152.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 124.1 mg

Sodium 331.4 mg13.8%

Total Carbohydrates 276 g91.9%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 248.5 g

Protein 2 g4.1%

Vitamin A 29.7% Vitamin C

Calcium 10.9% Iron 0.11%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Beat the butter or margarine until soft and creamy; gradually add 1 cup of the sugar, the vanilla and the salt.
2. Add the remaining sugar alternately with the cream, beating thoroughly after each addition; add only enough cream to make a smooth mixture of the proper consistency to spread. Frosting or icing for 24 cupcakes, or tops and sides of 2 8-inch layer cakes, or top of 2 9-inch square cakes.