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Healthier Cream Cheese Frosting II

Healthier Cream Cheese Frosting II

  • Prep

    10 m
  • Ready In

    10 m
MakeItHealthy

MakeItHealthy

This is a wonderfully creamy frosting that goes well with pumpkin bread, carrot cake, chocolate cake, on cookies, or between cookies. If you want chocolate frosting, add 1/4 to 1/2 cup cocoa, according to how rich you want it.

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  • Calories:
  • 82 kcal
  • 4%
  • Fat:
  • 4.1 g
  • 6%
  • Carbs:
  • 10.7g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 0.9 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 12 mg
  • 4%
  • Sodium:
  • 51 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. Beat together Neufchatel cheese and butter in a bowl until creamy. Mix in vanilla extract, then gradually stir in confectioner's sugar. Store in the refrigerator after use.
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Reviews

Joey Joan
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Joey Joan

8/23/2012

very easy to make very nice flavor. It went very well with my chocolate cup cakes. I will use this again.

cynthia-oh
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cynthia-oh

8/26/2012

My first cream cheese frosting attempt. Easy and delicious. I do think it was a bit sweet (probably because in the adjustment from the original the sugar was not halved like the other ingredients). Fully covered "Sam's Famous Carrot Cake" with a little left over. Will make again-and-again.

jj321
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jj321

10/30/2012

Very easy. Went on the cake very smooth. A little too sweet for me. May try again with less sugar.

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