Peanut Butter Icing

Slightly reminiscent of the filling of a Buckeye or peanut butter cup, this icing is so easy kids can make it themselves. Use it to frost cakes or cookies.

Serves: 24Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 24


  • ½ cup crunchy peanut butter
  • ¼ cup butter, softened
  • 6 Tbsp. heavy cream
  • 1 lb. confectioners’ sugar
  • ⅛ tsp. salt
  • 1½ tsp. vanilla extract


  • Use an electric mixer to cream peanut butter and butter. Slowly incorporate cream, sugar, salt, and vanilla.