Rum Buttercream Frosting

Make a dessert recipe that takes you to the tropics. You'll feel like you're on a luxury vacation when you tuck into this creamy rum-infused frosting.

This recipe goes with Pina Colada Cake.


2 1/2 cups

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1/2 cup butter, softened
1 (16-ounce) package powdered sugar
3 tablespoons rum
3 tablespoons milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract


Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy; gradually add 1 cup powdered sugar, beating at low speed until blended. Add rum, milk, and vanilla, beating until blended. Gradually add remaining powdered sugar.


May 2006