Katie’s Cloud Icing

Sometimes I want the fluffy texture of Swiss Meringue Buttercream, but it’s not sweet enough for some.  The happy combination is Katie’s Cloud Icing!

1 pound confectioner’s sugar
1 stick (1/2 cup) of salted butter
1/2 cup vegetable shortening
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
4 tablespoons heavy whipping cream

1. Cream butter, vanilla and shortening.
2. Add sugar in 4 parts, blending between additions.
3. Add heavy whipping cream 1 tablespoon at a time, blending between until consistency desired has been reached.
4. Ice desired baked good!

About Kelly

Kelly is an avid knitter with over 10 years experience with the craft. She works with the mental health community as the Director of Psychiatric Rehabilitation day program and uses crafts to help aid in recovery. She is also a Penn State alumni.

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