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Sugar Cookie Frosting is a crusting vanilla buttercream that pipes and holds shape but tastes amazing at the same time! 
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Sugar Cookie Frosting

Sugar Cookie Frosting is a crusting vanilla buttercream that pipes and holds shape but tastes amazing at the same time! 
Course Dessert
Keyword cookie frosting, frosting, sugar, sugar cookie, sugar cookie frosting, sugar frosting
Prep Time 4 minutes
Total Time 4 minutes
Author Karli Bitner

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup butter room temperature
  • 1/4 cup vegetable shortening
  • 3 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 tsp clear vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 tbsp milk

Instructions

  • Combine all ingredients in the bowl of a stand mixer using the whisk attachment. Whip until well combined. 
  • You can add more powdered sugar or milk to get the frosting to the consistency you like.
  • If dying with food coloring, stir the food coloring in by hand at the very end.

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