Quick and almost-professional buttercream icing

    Quick and almost-professional buttercream icing

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    15min


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    About this recipe: This is our favourite creamy and fluffy buttercream icing that is perfect for piping and decorating. Tint with food colouring for any special occasion.

    Ingredients
    Serves: 8 

    • 115g unsalted butter, softened
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 250g icing sugar, sifted
    • 2 tablespoons milk
    • 3 drops food colouring, or as needed (optional)

    Method
    Prep:15min  ›  Ready in:15min 

    1. Beat the room temperature butter with a hand mixer, the paddle attachment of a stand mixer, or a wooden spoon until smooth and fluffy. Gradually beat in icing sugar until fully incorporated. Beat in vanilla extract.
    2. Pour in milk and beat for an additional 3-4 minutes. Add food colouring, if using, and beat for thirty seconds until smooth or until desired colour is reached.

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