Sugar Cookie Frosting


Add food coloring to decorate your favorite sugar cookies.

Original recipe makes 3 cups


4 cups confectioners’ sugar
1/2 cup shortening
5 tablespoons milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
food coloring

  • PREP

    15 mins


    15 mins


  1. In a large bowl, cream together the confectioners’ sugar and shortening until smooth. Gradually mix in the milk and vanilla with an electric mixer until smooth and stiff, about 5 minutes. Color with food coloring if desired.


Calories: 59 kcal
Carbohydrates: 10 g
Cholesterol: < 1 mg
Fat: 2.2 g
Fiber: 0 g
Protein: 0.1 g
Sodium: < 1 mg