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Whipped Frosting II

Rated as 3.17 out of 5 Stars

"A cooked white frosting made with cream and thickened with flour. Tint with food coloring, if desired."
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11 m servings 198
Original recipe yields 12 servings (2 cups)


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  1. In a saucepan, mix together cream and flour. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture is thickened. Remove from heat and cool. Using an electric mixer, beat in the butter, confectioners' sugar and vanilla. Continue to beat on high speed for 6 minutes, or until frosting reaches spreading consistency.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 198 calories; 16.4 12.8 0.7 49 87 Full nutrition

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Good consistance but the use of flour makes it taste like cake batter. Didn't use it on my cake.

Very good frosting! The only issue seems to be if you make it on a day that has high humidity, it won't set up. Thank you.

This tasted like flour no matter how much vanilla I added, and was greasy and sloppy.

This frosting is amazing, but it can be a bit tricky. First, you don't need cream, milk works fine, actually better because you have to cook it longer to get it to thicken. That's one of the ke...

I had and lost this recipe years ago. It is devine with cocoa powder added. I refrigerate the flour mixture to cool it down.