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Coffee Frosting

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2010 Creaming Butter Photo by Carroll Pellegrinelli, licensed to About.com

Creaming Butter is the first step in making this frosting.

2010 Creaming Butter Photo by Carroll Pellegrinelli, licensed to About.com
This Coffee Frosting can give any cake a little pick-me-up.

Prep Time: 25 minutes

Total Time: 25 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup butter, softened
  • 1 pound powdered sugar, sifted
  • 1 tablespoon instant coffee or espresso powder
  • 2 tablespoons rum or Brandy
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1-2 tablespoons milk

Preparation:

Cream butter and 1 cup powdered sugar. Beat until fluffy. Add remaining sugar, coffee, rum, vanilla and 1 teaspoon milk. Beat until desired spreading consistency. Add more milk, if necessary. Makes enough to frost one 2-layer 9-inch cake.

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