Buttercream best ever 1 Reviews By good36 recipe Comments | 0 Favorites | 49 Print Light and fluffy, not too sweet. Buttercream best ever Ingredients 2 1/2 Cup Crisco4 cups confectioners sugar3 Tbl Merengue powder1/3 to 1/2 tsp salt3/4 Cup granulated sugar1 tsp flavoring ( l like French Vanilla)1/2 Cup + 2 Tbl boiling water Instructions Mix Crisco and confectioners sugar in one bowl. Beat 5 to 8 minutes. Meanwhile, in separate bowl. mix the rest of the ingredients until it forms stiff peaks. Mix both parts together and beat 3 to 5 minutes longer. Makes a nice light white icing of medium consistency.