• prep: 5 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 5 min
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  • Summary

    Easy to make cream cheese frosting! Classic cream cheese frosting with cream cheese, butter, powdered sugar, and vanilla. Perfect for icing carrot cake, cupcakes, cookies. Nothing beats homemade frosting.

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup of butter (1 stick, 4 ounces, 115g), room temperature
    • 8 oz of Philadelphia cream cheese (1 package, 224g), room temperature
    • About 3 cups (360g) of powdered sugar (also known as confectioner's sugar), sifted
    • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 2486 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 78 g 120.17%
    • Saturated Fat: 46 g 229.2%
    • Trans Fat: 2 g %
    • Cholesterol: 229 mg 76.35%
    • Sodium: 713 mg 29.69%
    • Calcium: 220 mg 22.05%
    • Potassium: 306 mg 8.73%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.39%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 457 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 417 g
    • Protein: 14 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 3 g
    • Vitamin A 50.39%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat16
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs30
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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