Decorating By dreamdelights Updated 21 Apr 2009 , 11:50pm by newmansmom2004

dreamdelights Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 11:19pm
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Is there a butter cream recipe that is not too sweet. All the ones I have tried are so sweet

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Mme_K Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 11:32pm
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There was a thread on here last week, that had all kinds of ideas:


I know it's long, but if you sift through it, I'm sure you'll find something to your liking. There are just so many options, depending on what you like..

solascakes Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 11:43pm
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Wow I have been looking for this too,thanks a lot

TC123 Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 11:48pm
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You may want to try Buttercream Dream, from the recipe section here on CC. I make that sometimes and the feedback I get is always positive, with some specifically telling me they really like it because it's not too sweet. Good luck!

newmansmom2004 Posted 21 Apr 2009 , 11:50pm
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Not sure if I posted this or not, but I've found that if I add about half a cup of melted white chocolate to my regular buttercream recipe it cuts the sweetness...and tastes REALLY good! Now I have an option that's not as sweet as regular buttercream.

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