Cake frosting recipes?

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LittleManzMamma
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Cake frosting recipes?

Postby LittleManzMamma » Sun Apr 02, 2006 3:37 pm

Hi all,

Wondering if anyone has a good cf/gf recipe for frosting. There are many different cf/gf cake mixes available online and in the stores, but I haven't noticed frosting/icing. Are there any pre-made brands that you would recommend? If not, how 'bout recipes?

Little Man's bday is coming up next month, so I need to experiement. :)

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Postby Dana » Wed Apr 05, 2006 12:56 pm

I whip together cf butter (Fliechman's) and powdered sugar, it has been a while but I think it is equal parts cup:cup and add a few drops of water until you reach the desired consistency.
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Postby LittleManzMamma » Wed Apr 05, 2006 1:04 pm

Alright! That's my kind of recipe -- simple and easy! :) Thanks.

Where do you find this c/f Fliechman's butter, btw? (We have some other cf margarine, but I'm curious about what others use, how it tastes, and where you find it)

Dana wrote:I whip together cf butter (Fliechman's) and powdered sugar, it has been a while but I think it is equal parts cup:cup and add a few drops of water until you reach the desired consistency.

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Postby Dana » Wed Apr 05, 2006 1:10 pm

Our grocery store carries it, it is a regular name brand, but I forgot one very important thing, make sure it is the UNSALTED variety, that is the one that is casein free.

:D
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Re: Cake frosting recipes?

Postby ScrappyMommyof3 » Wed May 01, 2013 12:26 pm

Easy:

1 pound powdered sugar
1 tablespoon meringue powder (powdered egg whites and cornstarch)
8-10 teaspoons of water
1 cup Crisco or 1/2 cup Crisco AND 1/2 cup butter
1 teaspoon clear vanilla

This is a really easy recipe and it is gf and cf. It's the same recipe I teach all of my cake decorating students.
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Re: Cake frosting recipes?

Postby makingitpossible » Sun Nov 10, 2013 4:01 pm

I use stevia flavored whey protein powder and red palm oil with a little xylitol and it was amazing I thought.

raun cesar
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Re: Cake frosting recipes?

Postby raun cesar » Thu Apr 20, 2017 4:09 am

jennifercake wrote:1.5 pound powdered sugar
1 tablespoon meringue powder (powdered egg whites and cornstarch)
7-19 teaspoons of water
1.5 cup Crisco or 1/2 cup Crisco AND 1/2 cup butter
1.5 teaspoon clear vanilla

This is a really easy recipe and it is gf and cf. It's the same recipe I teach all of my cake decorating for my students.Thanks


Hi Jennifer, it seems you reposed the ScrappyMommyof3 recipe


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