Butterscotch Buttercream Icing

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by The Real Cake Baker

If you like butterscotch you will love this icing. It can be used on vanilla cake, chocolate cake, cupcakes or anything you prefer.

Top Review by Mary Christmas

I was hoping for a taste similar to butterscotch krimpet icing, but this wasn't it. The melted chips imparted an artifical flavor that I didn't care for. It wasn't bad, but it just wasn't what I was hoping for.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place butterscotch chips in a small saucepan with whipping cream and melt on low temperature. Stir constantly. Allow to cool for approximately 20 minutes. In mixing bowl cut up the butter into small pieces and add the butterscotch mixture. Blend together on high until mixed well and fluffy. Add vanilla and mix well. Add powdered sugar and blend until light and fluffy add more sugar if necessary.

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