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Caramel Frosting II

Rated as 2.33 out of 5 Stars

"This may take some practice. You must work quickly."
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servings 309
Original recipe yields 12 servings (1 - 2 layer cake)


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  1. Combine milk, butter, vanilla, and flour; set aside.
  2. Melt sugar in a 10 inch skillet. This takes 15 to 20 minutes, be careful not to let sugar scorch!
  3. Warm the milk combination and add to melted sugar. Work quickly because the sugar hardens fast. Frost on cooled cake.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 309 calories; 11.9 51.5 0.9 32 90 Full nutrition

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I was surprised with the undesirable results of this receipe. This frosting turned out much like molasses. I couldn't possibly frost a cake with this syrup.

I made the mistake of making this even thought there was a poor review. I had the same results--a thin molasses. I do have some experience making caramel icing so I don't think it was me. Usual...