Sugar Cookie Frosting
  • 4 cups confectioners' sugar
  • ½ cup shortening
  • 5 tablespoons milk or as needed
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Food Coloring, if desired
  1. Beat confectioners' sugar and shortening together in a large bowl until smooth. Gradually mix in milk and vanilla extract with an electric mixer, until smooth and desired consistency/thickness, about 5-10 minutes. Color with food coloring if desired.
Recipe by My Hot Southern Mess at