Cream Cheese Frosting

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.

This recipe goes with Stout Chocolate Cake

Yield: Makes 2 cups
Recipe from Coastal Living

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


  1. 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.
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