The Best Vanilla Buttercream

Ingredients for Vanilla Buttercream

Butter Heavy cream Vanilla Powdered Sugar Salt

Cream the butter.

Beat the butter until it is light and fluffy. Once the butter is light and fluffy, turn the mixer to low and beat in the powdered sugar.

Finish the buttercream.

Beat in the vanilla and heavy cream. Adjust the amount of cream and powdered sugar if needed.

Buttercream Consistency

You want it to be light and fluffy but hold its shape as shown.

Vanilla buttercream

Spread the goodness on any of your favorite baked goods.

Perfect for cupcakes

Pipe buttercream on with different tips to decorate!

Yummy on cakes

To get a rustic  look, just spread it on with a spatula.


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