Mangia, Figlie

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Butter Icing

1/3 cup butter, softened
3 cups powdered sugar
1-1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 T. milk

Blend butter and sugar. Stir in vanilla and milk. Beat until frosting is smooth and of spreading consistency.



Variation: Make peanut butter icing by substituting peanut butter for the butter, and increasing the milk to 1/4 to 1/3 cup.



Recipe from the "Mangia, Figlie" blog by Maria M. Boyer.
Original publish date of this recipe, April 11, 2010.