Buttercream Frosting Be The First To Review By angel_wings31 recipe This frosting is off white and tastes similat but better than store bought frosting. Ingredients 1/2 cup solid veg shortening1/2 cup butter1 tsp clear vanilla extract1/4 tsp almond extract4 cups powdered sugar (1 IB)2 T milk Instructions Cream butter and shortening, add vanilla. Gradually add sugar beating well on medium speed. Scrape bowl often. Add milk and beat until light and fluffy. Refrigerate in airtight container.