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Buttercream Icing


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Ingredients

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  • 250 grams unsalted butter, Room temp
  • 500 grams icing sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Optional food colouring
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Ingredients
    250g unsalted butter, diced, soft
    500g icing sugar
    1 tspn real vanilla extract
    Small drop of food colour paste, optional


    Preparation
    1. Place all ingredients into TM bowl (have bowl at room temperature, not hot from dishwasher, etc.) and blend 40 seconds, speed 4.
    2. Scrape down sides of bowl.
    3. Insert butterfly and whisk 1 minute, speed 3 until light, creamy and smooth.
    4. Spread or pipe onto cake or cupcakes.


    Variation
    For chocolate buttercream, replace 50g of the icing sugar with 50g good quality cocoa powder.
    For alternative flavours, use different extracts such as almond, rose or peppermint, fruit purees, juice and/or zest from lemons, limes or oranges.


    Notes
    This is a quick recipe that makes a generous amount and pipes really well.


     


     


    **** This is not my recipe! ****
    I had trouble findng one I loved.
    I did a search and found this on a forum...
    //www.forumthermomix.com/index.php?topic=13541.0
    Credit to Caroline Snooks.


     

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Please observe the safety instructions in the Thermomix ® instruction manual at all times.

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  • Worked really well and tastes delicious

    Submitted by Norre on 13. August 2018 - 15:40.

    Worked really well and tastes delicious

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  • Love this recipe... Never fails !! Thanks

    Submitted by shazzamercer on 7. July 2018 - 12:13.

    Love this recipe... Never fails !! Thanks

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  • Easy and great consistency!

    Submitted by Lsporton on 21. October 2017 - 11:09.

    Easy and great consistency!

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  • So excited to have finally found a great...

    Submitted by Homemade Happy on 20. October 2017 - 19:03.

    So excited to have finally found a great buttercream icing recipe!! I used salted butter as I like the flavour but aside from that followed exactly and it was fantastic. Exactly what I've been searching for. Thankyou!!!

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  • Thanks for this recipe. It is my go-to for icing -...

    Submitted by The Full Monty on 14. September 2017 - 11:09.

    Thanks for this recipe. It is my go-to for icing - easy and tastes good.

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  • Fab recipe Iced about 24 cupcakes and they were a...

    Submitted by Tracemix on 15. June 2017 - 14:21.

    Fab recipe! Iced about 24 cupcakes and they were a hit. Thanks for sharing Lol

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  • Thank you easy and yum

    Submitted by ThermoFleck on 20. May 2017 - 14:12.

    Thank you easy and yum

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  • Best icing. Fail safe. Light and pipes easily

    Submitted by Kylz182 on 9. April 2017 - 20:13.

    Best icing. Fail safe. Light and pipes easily

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  • Love, love, love this buttercream. My go to...

    Submitted by Jodylee75 on 7. April 2017 - 19:06.

    Love, love, love this buttercream. My go to everytime!

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  • Perfect buttercream every time!! This has become...

    Submitted by cherice83 on 31. March 2017 - 08:24.

    Perfect buttercream every time!! This has become my go to recipe. Thankyou

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  • Perfect, easy buttercream!! Used this for two of...

    Submitted by Beleji33 on 6. January 2017 - 15:52.

    Perfect, easy buttercream!! Used this for two of my daughters birthday cakes! Delicious!

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  • Simple Perfection

    Submitted by sjalocha on 21. December 2016 - 14:24.

    Simple Perfection

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  • Comes out perfect every time

    Submitted by dkario on 26. November 2016 - 10:38.

    Comes out perfect every time

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  • So damn amazing!

    Submitted by Courtzh93 on 30. May 2016 - 12:45.

    So damn amazing!

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  • Best Buttercream Recipe!!

    Submitted by DayKel on 5. February 2016 - 18:23.

    Best Buttercream Recipe!! Mwah xxx

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  • This was the best

    Submitted by BeautyFoodie on 29. October 2015 - 10:29.

    This was the best tasting buttercream I have made in my thermomix. I will be using this recipe in future too, it was great! I halved the recipe and there was just enough for 24 cupcakes. Thanks for the recipe! tmrc_emoticons.)

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  • this is a winner!

    Submitted by katea9140 on 6. July 2015 - 20:48.

    this is a winner!

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  • This is my new 'go to'

    Submitted by Basicbaker on 4. May 2015 - 14:05.

    This is my new 'go to' recipe.

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  • Super easy and yummy icing

    Submitted by Sen on 26. March 2015 - 21:49.

    Super easy and yummy icing

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  • Fantastic recipe, have used

    Submitted by Leeshi3 on 9. March 2015 - 08:36.

    Fantastic recipe, have used it a few times and perfect every time. I have halved the quantity also and it still works well. Thanks 

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  • Easy & tasty buttercream

    Submitted by Lollie1 on 6. March 2015 - 12:38.

    Easy & tasty buttercream icing. Makes a lot, so next time I will halve too.

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  • The best buttercream I have

    Submitted by lizzy74 on 3. August 2014 - 07:16.

    The best buttercream I have ever made, so smooth and velvety.  Thanks for sharing

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  • Fantastic recipe, thanks! 

    Submitted by Ally W on 28. July 2014 - 13:51.

    Fantastic recipe, thanks! 

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  • This is my new favourite

    Submitted by Maree78 on 26. July 2014 - 20:10.

    This is my new favourite buttercream recipe, I have tried several from this site and this is the best! 

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  • Used salted butter and turned

    Submitted by sarena on 29. June 2014 - 19:32.

    Used salted butter and turned out beautifully, thankyou

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  • Easy and delicious! Makes a

    Submitted by hhaye7 on 9. June 2014 - 12:49.

    Easy and delicious! Makes a huge amount of icing so will probably halve quantities next time. Half would be plenty for 24 cupcakes.

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  • Easy & delicious!

    Submitted by blackdogfarming on 12. May 2014 - 10:46.

    Easy & delicious!

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