Secret Recipe Cream Cheese Frosting Without Butter

If you are wondering if you could make a cream cheese frosting without butter, the answer is yes. It is also possible to make cream cheese frosting with just cream cheese.

Let’s get started!


01 1 lb of full-fat cream cheese

02 1 lb of powdered sugar

03 2 tbsp of whipping cream

04 2 tbsp of cornstarch

05 1/2 tsp of lemon juice

First things first, place your room-temp cream cheese, lemon juice, cornstarch, salt, and whipping cream inside a mixing bowl.


Then, make sure to whip the contents of the bowl using an electric mixer set at medium speed.


After that, gradually add your powdered sugar; remember, add a cup of powdered sugar at a time.


Next, add your vanilla extract to the mixture and continue to whisk at medium-high speed for about two minutes.


Secret Recipe Cream Cheese Frosting Without Butter