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Orange Creamsicle® Frosting

Rated as 3.67 out of 5 Stars

"I was in a pinch when I couldn't find orange extract for a orange Creamsicle® frosting; this recipe could be changed up to any flavor by using different flavors of Kool-Aid®."
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10 m servings 189
Original recipe yields 24 servings


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  1. Beat cream cheese, butter, orange-flavored soft drink mix, and vanilla extract together in a bowl with an electric mixer until creamy. Gradually add confectioners' sugar until desired consistency is reached.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 189 calories; 7.1 31.5 0.7 20 58 Full nutrition

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This was so delicious, I just added a tsp of orange extract

I didn't have orange extract so decided to try this recipe with orange kool-aid. It was good but next time I will only use 1/2 of the kool-aid mix and I reduced the powdered sugar to 5 cups.

This is such a great idea, but it was way, way too sweet and there was a strange after-taste from the KoolAid. The frosting needs about 3/4teas of salt. I will probably experiment a bit with t...