Blackberry Buttercream Frosting

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Blackberry Buttercream FrostingRecipe
Photo: Beth Dreiling Hontzas; Styling: Rose Nguyen
If you love lots of frosting, double this blackberry buttercream recipe.

 

Makes about 2 1/2 cups

Ingredients

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1/2 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup fresh blackberries
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon lemon zest
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 (16-oz.) package plus 1 cup powdered sugar

Preparation

Prep: 10 Minutes

1. Beat first 5 ingredients at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy.

2. Gradually add powdered sugar, beating at low speed until blended and smooth after each addition.

Note: Be sure to wash and thoroughly dry blackberries before adding to frosting.

Created date

February 2009