Cinnamon Frosting

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Roxanne J.R.

From Cook’s Illustrated

Top Review by Dopnna S.

This could possibly be the best frosting I have ever tasted. I put this on apple cinnamon cupcakes. OMG!!! It was deeeelish!!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In standing mixer fitted with whisk attachment, beat butter at medium-high speed until smooth, about 20 seconds.
  2. Add confectioners’ sugar and salt; beat at medium-low speed until most of the sugar is moistened, about 45 seconds.
  3. Scrape down bowl and beat at medium speed until mixture is fully combined, about 15 seconds.
  4. Scrape bowl, add vanilla, cinnamon, and heavy cream, and beat at medium speed until incorporated, about 10 seconds.
  5. Then increase speed to medium-high and beat until light and fluffy, about 4 minutes, scraping down bowl once or twice.

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