Cream Cheese Frosting

recipe

This classic cream cheese frosting recipe pairs perfectly with Best Carrot Cake.

Yield:

4 cups

Recipe from

Southern Living

Ingredients

3/4 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 (3-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
3 cups sifted powdered sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Preparation

Beat butter and cream cheese at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Add powdered sugar and vanilla; beat until smooth.