Creamy Homestyle Vanilla Frosting

Prep Time 10 min
Cook Time N/A
Servings N/A
Difficulty Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 2/3 cup milk
  • 2/3 cup Crisco® All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 2/3 stick Crisco® Baking Sticks All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 1 tbsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 (2 lb.) bag powdered sugar

Directions

  • Step 1

    DISSOLVE salt in milk.

  • Step 2

    PLACE shortening, vanilla and milk mixture in medium bowl. Beat with an electric mixer or flat beater of a stand up mixer while gradually adding powdered sugar on low speed. Once all the powdered sugar is incorporated, stop and scrape bowl with spatula.

  • Step 3

    INCREASE mixer speed; beat until smooth and fluffy, 1 minute or less. If needed, add powdered sugar by the tablespoonful to thicken; or add milk to thin frosting, to achieve desired spreading consistency. Makes 4 cups.

Serving size
(Abt 2 T)

  • Calories 80
  • Calories from Fat20g
  • Total Fat 2g
  • Saturated Fat 0g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat 0g
  • Monounsaturated Fat 0g
  • Cholesterol 0mg
  • Sodium 40mg
  • Potassium 0mg
  • Total Carbohydrates 14g
  • Dietary Fiber 0g
  • Sugars 14g
  • Protein 0g
  • Vitamin A 0%
  • Vitamin C 0%
  • Vitamin D 0%
  • Calcium 0%
  • Thiamin 0%
  • Niacin 0%
  • Zinc 0%
  • Riboflavin 0%
  • Iron 0%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet