Talk

Advanced search

Buttercream icing - how much butter/icing sugar?

(4 Posts)
RickGhastley Thu 02-Jun-11 16:37:44

Hi there,

Am about to ice my cake and have forgotton the recipe for butter icing - how much butter and icing sugar?

Thanks!

hurlingpurrdish Thu 02-Jun-11 16:51:52

I think it's twice as much sugar as butter by weight, plus a tablespoon of milk. Get the butter really smooth first and then add the sifted sugar.

RickGhastley Thu 02-Jun-11 19:51:59

Was so busy eating my cake I forgot to say thank you hurling

grin

msrisotto Thu 02-Jun-11 19:52:38

50:50

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, watch threads, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now »

Already registered? Log in with: