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Sour Cream Frosting

Sour cream frosting is the obvious choice for sour cream cupcakes. This sour cream frosting is based on a basic vanilla bean buttercream frosting. However, instead of using milk in the frosting, the sour cream frosting uses sour cream.

Even if you are not a fan of sour cream, you still may enioy the sour cream frosting. The sour cream flavor is subtle. It adds a pleasant tang which helps to counteract the sweetness of the buttercream. Try it and let me know what you think!

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Sour Cream Frosting

Sour cream frosting is the obvious choice for sour cream cupcakes. This sour cream frosting is based on a basic vanilla bean buttercream frosting. However, instead of using milk in the frosting, the sour cream frosting uses sour cream.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword sour cream frosting, sour cream frosting recipe, vanilla sour cream frosting
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 12 servings
Calories 133kcal
Author Stef

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 C confectioners' sugar add more until it reaches your preferred consistency
  • 1/2 C unsalted butter room temperature
  • 2 t vanilla bean paste add more to taste
  • 2 T sour cream

Instructions

  • Mix together sugar and butter until they are blended and creamy.
  • Add vanilla bean paste and sour cream and continue to beat for another minute.
  • If desired, add more vanilla bean paste to taste, or more confectioners' sugar to make it stiffer.

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Sour Cream Frosting
Amount Per Serving
Calories 133 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Fat 8g12%
Saturated Fat 5g25%
Cholesterol 21mg7%
Sodium 2mg0%
Carbohydrates 15g5%
Sugar 15g17%
Vitamin A 250IU5%
Calcium 4mg0%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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