Blackberry Buttercream Frosting

  • lovelaura Posted: 03/16/09
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    very good icing!! everyone loved how unique the flavors were. Perfectly sweet, but with the kick and tartness of a blackberry. the only drawback I could find was that some people didn't care for the tiny blackberry seeds that are in the icing.

  • CaitlinF Posted: 01/02/12
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    I made this buttercream to go on lemon cupcakes and it was absolutely perfect. I did modify the recipe a bit though. Rather than using all the vanilla, I used 3/4 tsp vanilla and 1/4 tsp lemon extract. I didn't use quite as much powdered sugar as mentioned and also added a few blackberries right before I frosted the cupcakes to have larger chunks in the frosting.

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