Cream Cheese Frosting

recipe

Yield:

Makes 5 cups
Total time: 10 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Total: 10 Minutes

Ingredients

2 (8-oz.) packages cream cheese, softened
1 cup unsalted butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups powdered sugar, sifted

Preparation

1. Place first 3 ingredients in the bowl of a heavy-duty electric stand mixer, and beat at medium speed using the paddle attachment until smooth. Gradually add powdered sugar, beating at low speed until blended after each addition. Beat at medium-high speed 3 minutes or until light and fluffy.