Butter Frosting

Makes: 1Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Makes: 1


  • 1⁄3 cup butter, softened
  • 2 cups confectioners' sugar, sifted after measuring
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 Tbsp. heavy cream


  • Cream together the butter and sugar, adding the sugar gradually. Continue beating and stir in the vanilla and cream until the frosting reaches a spreading consistency.