Baking By Athoora Updated 12 Dec 2008 , 12:45am by rocketmom1985

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Athoora Posted 29 Sep 2008 , 7:28am
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Hello every oneicon_smile.gif this might be trivial to u, but I'm baking cupcakes for my Girl's Bday tomorrow and I want the perfect buttercream recipe, I tried 87437 recipe and ppl complain that it is too sweet and they can feel the icing sugar crunching in their mouth, what I love about buttercream is how it holds the shape and easy to use, the other day I tried meringue buttercream, excellent in taste but very light i can't draw or make shapes with it! any idea pls?

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mgigglin Posted 29 Sep 2008 , 7:55am
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I'll be happy to share with you my buttercream. It's not on this site but it's a great recipe and holds a shape very well.

I can't remember if I can post it all since it came from another site but PM me if you would like to try it.


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Mama T Posted 29 Sep 2008 , 9:34am
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I'd LOVE the recipe, but I'm new to this whole forum thing and can't figure out how to send a private message. HELP!


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lchristi27 Posted 29 Sep 2008 , 10:23am
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Athoora-you may want to beat your frosting longer. I started filling my mixing bowl all the way to the top, and let it mix for an extra 5-10 minutes. Makes a world of difference.

Kim-Will you PM me the recipe? I'm always looking for something new.

Tanya-Welcome! See the button under each post with two people and it says PM? Just push and you should be able to send a private message!
Happy Monday!

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yummymummy Posted 29 Sep 2008 , 10:50am
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I had the same problem w/ a new bc recipe I tried the other day. I could feel the grains of the icing sugar. I thought it might be the brand I was using since it was different from my usual...do you think mixing it longer would help?...I would love the recipe too mgigglin! icon_smile.gif

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ILE Posted 30 Nov 2008 , 8:13pm
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kim could you please!!!!!!!!! e-mail me your buttercream recipe ...i have try alot of recipe but not what im looking for thank you soooooooo much

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ILE Posted 30 Nov 2008 , 8:15pm
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i'm sorry my e-mail is [email protected] i think it may help if i send you my e-mailthank you again

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hasfour Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 3:32am
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Hi kim,
I am also looking for a good butter cream recipe. Please can you e-mail me yours at [email protected]
Thank you.

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Susie53 Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 3:46am
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Athoora, I've used the Buttercream Dream recipe on this site and it's really good.


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nickshalfpint Posted 10 Dec 2008 , 3:50am
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I think you can post the recipe, you just have to give credit to the site you got it from or you can post the link to the recipe.

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rocketmom1985 Posted 12 Dec 2008 , 12:45am
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I have used Sugarshack's, SeriousCakes, Indydebi's and all a super...they all are easy and delish. I caught DH with his fingers in them all at one time or another...just kidding. He would rather eat boxed brownies than my from scratch Martha recipe, so I don't know WHY I trust his judgement icon_razz.gif and he can't make up his mind on which one he likes better!

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