Dairy Buttercream

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

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Bad Girl Bakery

Bad Girl Bakery

By Jeni Iannetta

Published 2021

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Ingredients

For a layer cake

  • 750 g unsalted butter
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1050

Method

You’ll need a stand mixer with a paddle attachment or a hand-held mixer with the two attachments (not a stick blender). This is one of the few times when a bowl and elbow grease won’t cut it, I’m afraid!

Put the butter on a plate and microwave on medium for one to two minutes, or until the butter is really, really soft. Check it every 30 seconds: you want to be able to put your finger s