Orange Date Icing

    Orange Date Icing

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    5min


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    About this recipe: Use this easy icing for your favourite sponge cake, orange cake or spice cake. The dates make a nice touch.

    Ingredients
    Serves: 15 

    • 75g butter, softened
    • 160ml condensed sweetened milk
    • 3 tablespoons orange juice
    • 1/2 teaspoon orange zest
    • 425g icing sugar
    • 130g pitted dates

    Method
    Prep:5min  ›  Ready in:5min 

    1. In a medium bowl, cream together the butter, condensed milk, orange juice and orange zest, until smooth. Gradually beat in the icing sugar until a spreadable consistency is reached.
    2. Frost cake and decorate with dates.

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    This frosting tastes fresh and delicious. It was quick and easy to make, and it spread smoothly on an orange cake. I didn't have any OJ concentrate so I used orange juice instead; the zest was sufficient to give the frosting a delicate flavor. I topped the cake with a few orange sections as a garnish. I also spread a bit of marionberry jam between the two layers. A very nice, flavorful and creamy frosting!  -  02 Jun 2007  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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