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Great Frosting Recipe-Use everyday or on special occasions.
What You'll Need-Gather Your Supplies
You are going to need the following items in order to make the frosting.
1 cup of Shortening
1 cup of butter- HAS TO BE BUTTER
8 Cups of Confectioner Sugar
1/2 Tsp SALT
2 TSP VANILLA-Preferrably the real vanilla and not immatation
1 Cup heavy whipping cream
Mixing Bowl and Beater
Directions- Use for Cupcakes or Cakes
Cream your shortening and butter until smooth in a mixing bowl. You will want the frosting to be fluffy. Add sugar until it is smooth and creamy. Add your salt, vanilla and 6 ounces of whipping cream. Blend these all together on low speed. You will want your frosting to be moist. If you need the other 2 ounces of whipping cream, continue creaming until fluffy. Beat on high until the frosting is fluffy. The frost your cupcakes or cake.