Cream Cheese Frosting
Makes about 5½ cups
  • 16 ounces (455 grams) cream cheese, softened
  • ½ cup (113 grams) unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 teaspoon (4 grams) vanilla extract
  • 6½ cups (780 grams) confectioners’ sugar
  1. In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, beat cream cheese and butter at medium speed until creamy, 3 to 4 minutes. Beat in vanilla. Gradually add confectioners’ sugar, beating until smooth. Use immediately.
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