Buttercream Icing

Buttercream Icing
"An easy to make egg-free frosting that works great for decorating cookies for holidays, birthdays and parties." Prep Time: 15 Minutes. Ready In: 15 Minutes. Makes 20 servings. Printed from Safeway.com, Submitted by Sharon Gerstman

Ingredients:

1/2 cup shortening
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
4 cups confectioners' sugar
2 tablespoons milk

Directions:

  1. 1.
    In a large bowl, cream together the butter, shortening, and vanilla. Blend in the sugar, one cup at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in the milk, and continue mixing until light and fluffy. Keep icing covered until ready to decorate.

Nutrition
per serving

Calories
181
Total Fat
10 g
Saturated Fat
4 g
Cholesterol
13 mg
Sodium
48 mg
Total Carbohydrates
24 g
Dietary Fiber
0 g
Protein
0 g
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