Quick! Can I Freeze Buttercream? Or Cream Cheese Icing?

Decorating By motherofgrace Updated 1 Nov 2009 , 1:48am by tracey1970

motherofgrace Posted 31 Oct 2009 , 8:48pm
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??? have left over from cake balls!

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Rosiepan Posted 31 Oct 2009 , 8:56pm
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Well I have and they were fine after defrosting.

icer101 Posted 31 Oct 2009 , 9:03pm
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i have frozen both... tasted great after freezing also.

motherofgrace Posted 31 Oct 2009 , 9:31pm
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ok thanks!

sweetartbakery Posted 1 Nov 2009 , 1:11am
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I freeze them both all the time. just re-whip.

adonisthegreek1 Posted 1 Nov 2009 , 1:47am
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You can freeze both, but bring to room temp before re-whipping. Actually stirring it at room temp works perfectly.

tracey1970 Posted 1 Nov 2009 , 1:48am
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I freeze buttercream too. I put it in a Tupperware container, cover the top tightly with plastic wrap, and put on the lid. It will keep for months in freezer. I try to thaw it in the fridge first before bringing it to room temp on the counter (still in the container). I don't know why - I guess I think that I am minimizing condensation that way, but whether or not I actually am, who knows?

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