What Are Some Easy Recipes for Peanut Butter Frosting?

What Are Some Easy Recipes for Peanut Butter Frosting?

What Are Some Easy Recipes for Peanut Butter Frosting?

An easy recipe for peanut butter frosting on BettyCrocker.com calls for the cook to combine 1 cup of pre-made vanilla frosting with 1/3 cup of peanut butter and 2 to 3 teaspoons of milk. Easy peanut butter frosting recipes are also available on BonAppetit.com and Epicurious.com.

To prepare peanut butter frosting according to the Bon Appetit recipe, sift 1 1/2 cups of powdered sugar before using an electric mixer to thoroughly blend the sifted sugar with 8 ounces of softened cream cheese, 1 stick of softened unsalted butter and 1/2 cup of smooth peanut butter in a bowl. The mixture is ready to use when it is creamy and spreadable.

Follow the Epicurious recipe for peanut butter frosting by using an electric mixer to combine 1 cup of powdered sugar, 3/4 cup of creamy peanut butter, 1/2 stick of softened unsalted butter and 1/4 teaspoon of vanilla extract in a bowl. When the mixture is well-combined, assess the texture of the frosting. If the frosting is too thick, gradually beat in very small amounts of whipping cream, one teaspoon at a time, until it reaches an ideal consistency.

Bon Appetit and Epicurious caution that old-fashioned peanut butter and freshly ground peanut butter are not suitable for use in these particular recipes.