Strawberry Frosting

This is a nicely balanced and light tasting frosting that tastes incredible on sourdough chocolate cake. I based this recipe off of one found at Life Love and Sugar. Ingredients: 1.5 – 3 cups of sliced strawberries 1 cup Earth Balance 4 cups icing sugar 1/2 tsp vanilla Dash of salt Blend 1.5 cups of…

Chocolate Buttercream

Ingredients 4 cups icing sugar 1/2 cup cooca powder 1 cup Earth balance, softened Pinch of salt 1-2 tsp vanilla 3 tbsp soy milk (as needed) Whisk together the icing sugar and cocoa powder and set aside. Cream the Earth balance in a stand mixer and add the icing sugar/cocoa powder mixture 1 cup at…

Caramel Frosting

This recipe was partly adapted from one of Grandma Donna’s recipes along with some help from Two Sisters Crafting. I used this frosting on Grandma’s fluffy chocolate cake and it was a delicious combination. Ingredients 1 cup brown sugar, packed 1/2 cup Earth Balance, cubed 1/4 cup soy milk 2-2 1/2 cups powdered sugar Yield: …

Sour “Cream” Frosting

This is a delicious alternative to a cream “cheese” style frosting – it will likely be a thinner frosting which I really like for letting drip over the edges of my carrot pineapple cake. Ingredients 1/2 cup Earth balance at room temperature 1 tbsp vanilla 3/4 cup Sour Supreme 4-5 cups icing sugar, sifted pinch…

Brown Sugar Frosting

This frosting is excellent on apple or carrot cake. Ingredients 1 pkg vegan cream cheeze (8 oz) 1/2 cup Earth Balance, softened 1 cup confectioner’s sugar 1 cup brown sugar, packed 1 1/2 tsp vanilla 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp nutmeg Yield: will frost a 2 layer 9” round cake or approx. 12 cupcakes. In…

Cookie Decorating Icing

Produces an easy-to-use, hard drying and shiny icing for cookie decorating. Ingredients 4 cups icing sugar 1/8 – 1/4 cup soy milk 1/4 cup clear corn syrup 1 tsp vanilla Yield: should be enough to decorate 2-3 dozen cookies Beat the icing sugar with 1/8 cup soy milk first. Next add the corn syrup and…