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Whipped Cream Frosting

Prep time 4 mins
Yield Makes 4 cups


  • 2 cups heavy whipping cream
  • 1/3 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

How to Make It

  1. Place all ingredients in a medium bowl; beat at medium speed of an electric mixer until soft peaks form.

  2. Tip: For best results when beating whipping cream, be sure the bowl and beaters are well chilled.

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