Cream cheese frosting makes the perfect topping for everything from carrot cakes to red velvet cake. And homemade cream cheese frosting tastes so much better than store-bought frosting. The best part is it's incredibly easy to learn how to make cream cheese frosting.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
- 8 oz. cream cheese, softened
- 1/4 cup butter, softened
- 3 cups powdered sugar
- 1 tsp. vanilla
- 1-4 Tbsp. milk
- With an electric mixer, beat cream cheese and butter together until fluffy.
- Beat in sugar and vanilla until smooth.
- Beat in milk, one tablespoon at a time, until the cream cheese frosting reaches the desired consistency.