Low-Fat Cream Cheese Frosting

You can spread this frosting on any simple cookie or cake or use it to make a quick snack for your kids by spreading it between graham crackers.

Makes: 2 cupsHands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Makes: 2 cups


  • 2 Tbsp. butter, softened
  • 1 package (3 oz.) low-fat cream cheese, softened
  • 2 packages (3 oz.) nonfat cream cheese, softened
  • ⅓ cup low-fat sour cream
  • 4 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 tsp. vanilla
  • ⅛ tsp. salt


  • In a large bowl, combine butter, all of the cream cheese, and sour cream; beat well until fluffy.
  • Add half of the powdered sugar; beat until fluffy. Stir in vanilla and salt and beat well. Add remaining powdered sugar, beating constantly until frosting reaches desired spreading consistency.