Delicious Recipe Crusting Buttercream Without Shortening

Crusting buttercream without shortening is firm to the touch. And when you touch it, it will not leave an imprint. Also, it will serve as a strong base. So with this, you can add more designs to it.

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01 1 cup of softened unsalted butter

02 3 and 1/2 to 4 cups of powdered sugar

03 1 tsp of vanilla extract

04 1 to 2 tbsp of heavy cream

Before anything else, make sure to prepare your ingredients. Then, set your butter to room temperature.


Then, place your softened butter inside a mixing bowl. And make sure to cream it using an electric mixer set at medium speed. 


Afterward, beat the butter mixture for about two minutes. Or do so until it becomes light in color and smooth.


Next, set your mixer to low. Then, slowly add in your powdered sugar. After that, add the first 3 cups of sugar gradually. 


Delicious Recipe Crusting Buttercream Without Shortening