Easy Cream Cheese Frosting

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This is a simple recipe for delicious cream cheese frosting. It has less powdered sugar than most recipes. That's one reason it tastes so good.

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Prep Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
15 mins
Servings:
15
Yield:
2 -1/2 cups

Ingredients

  • ½ cup butter

  • 6 ounces cream cheese, softened

  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract

  • 2 cups confectioners' sugar

Directions

  1. Heat butter in a microwave-safe dish in microwave on high for 7 seconds. Transfer butter to a bowl and beat with cream cheese and vanilla extract with an electric mixer until mixture is nearly fluffy, about 5 minutes. Gradually stir confectioners' sugar into cream cheese mixture to make a smooth frosting. Store in refrigerator.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

161 Calories
10g Fat
17g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 15
Calories 161
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 10g 13%
Saturated Fat 6g 32%
Cholesterol 29mg 10%
Sodium 77mg 3%
Total Carbohydrate 17g 6%
Total Sugars 17g
Protein 1g
Calcium 11mg 1%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 17mg 0%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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