Best Vanilla Buttercream

This is the BEST Vanilla Buttercream Recipe! It’s super silky and fluffy and a staple for any baker.

– Butter – Powdered Sugar / Icing Sugar – Vanilla Extract – Milk


In a large bowl if you’re using a hand mixer or in the bowl of your stand mixer add in the room temperature butter.


Beat the butter on medium high speed for about 5 minutes – Yes 5 minutes. This is how you get the fluffiest buttercream!


Add the powdered sugar in thirds, beating for a minute or two between each addition.


When all the sugar has been added, pour in the vanilla and milk (this is to thin out the consistency).


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