Wilton Buttercream Recipe For Decorating

Wilton are the baking experts and today we share their classic buttercream icing recipe. Watch the video now.

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If you love to bake, this Wilton buttercream icing recipe is a must make. It uses simple ingredients, is beginner-friendly, and tastes delicious. It is perfect to use with the master decorating kit.

When it comes to buttercream recipes, the Wilton version is especially versatile. You can adjust the consistency for piping and also for icing up your favorite cakes.

Wilton Buttercream Icing Recipe Ingredients

via Wilton

  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • ½ cup solid vegetable shortening
  • half cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened
  • 4 cups (1 lb.) sifted confectioners’ sugar
  • 2 tablespoons milk or water

Kitchen Tools Required:

Wilton Buttercream Icing Recipe Video

via Wilton Baking Channel 

We have included an excellent video from Wilton that shows you how to make their classic vanilla buttercream.

The instructor has some excellent tips and tricks, so be sure to view. This way you are guaranteed to achieve the best possible result. To watch, press play above now ^

Wilton Cake Decorating Set

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Take your Baking to a whole new level with this Wilton master decorating tips kit. It’s inexpensive and is an essential tool for the home Baker.

It comes with 55 individual pieces and you will be able to achieve totally professional results as you see in the Bakery.

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