Cream Cheese Frosting

Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe
Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Lydia Degaris Pursell
A cake is not complete without crowning it with Cream Cheese Frosting. We use this frosting with our Stout Chocolate Cake.


Makes 2 cups

Recipe from

Coastal Living


4 ounces cream cheese, softened
4 tablespoons butter
3 cups powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla


Beat cream cheese and butter until creamy. Gradually beat in powdered sugar at low speed until blended. Beat in vanilla. Beat at high speed until light and fluffy.

Julia Dowling Rutland,

Coastal Living

October 2013
My Notes

Only you will be able to view, print, and edit this note.

Add Note