Grocery Store Frosting Recipe
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Grocery Store Frosting


Just like the type all those in-store bakeries use.


  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons vanilla extract
  • 2 pounds confectioners' sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 4 tablespoons water


  1. In a heavy duty mixer combine the shortening, butter or margarine, vanilla and water. Add the sugar and salt, beat until well mixed. Add a tablespoon or two more of water if needed. Turn mixer to the highest speed and beat for 15 minutes.

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Nutritional Information

Grocery Store Frosting

Servings Per Recipe: 16
Amount Per Serving
Calories: 388
% Daily Value *
Total Fat: 29 %
Saturated Fat:
Cholesterol: 5 %
Sodium: 2 %
Potassium: < 1 %
Total Carbohydrates: 18 %
Dietary Fiber: 0 %
Protein: < 1 %
Vitamin A:
Vitamin C:
Vitamin B6:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
**Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
(-)Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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