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Cream Cheese Frosting

A basic delicious rich cream cheese frosting for cakes and cupcakes!

Course Dessert, Frosting
Cuisine Gluten-Free
Keyword cream cheese frosting
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 12 frosted cupcakes
Calories 188 kcal
Author Anjali Lalani

Ingredients

  • 8 oz. cream cheese , softened
  • 5 tbsp unsalted butter , softened
  • 1/2 teasp vanilla extract
  • 1 1/4 cups sugar , confectioners
  • lemon , optional

Instructions

  1. Mix all ingredients with a stand mixer or a hand mixer.
  2. For a slight lemony flavor, add a small amount of lemon juice.
Nutrition Facts
Cream Cheese Frosting
Amount Per Serving
Calories 188 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g 17%
Saturated Fat 6g 30%
Cholesterol 33mg 11%
Sodium 61mg 3%
Potassium 26mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 21g 7%
Sugars 21g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 8%
Calcium 2%
Iron 0.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.