Butter Cream Decorating Frosting Recipe


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 All purpose shortening1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Butter/Margarine1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Lemon extract1 Teaspoon
 Sifted confectioners sugar3 Cup (48 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2762 Calories from Fat 1315

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 149 g229.3%

Saturated Fat 54.8 g274.1%

Trans Fat 13.5 g

Cholesterol 121 mg40.3%

Sodium 25.6 mg1.1%

Total Carbohydrates 361 g120.3%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 347.2 g

Protein 0.64 g1.3%

Vitamin A 28.1% Vitamin C

Calcium 1.5% Iron 1.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


In an electric mixer bowl beat the shortening, margarine, and extract together.
Gradually beat in the confectioners' sugar until frosting will hold the shape of a tube design.