Recipe Sifter

X
  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition
1

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.

2

As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Recipes / Flour Frosting Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Flour Frosting

    Flour Frosting. Photo by lilsweetie

    1/1 Photo of Flour Frosting

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    25 mins

    20 mins

    5 mins

    Leta's Note:

    A great light frosting that is less sweet than the traditional buttercream frostings.

    • Save to Recipe Box

    • Add to Grocery List

    • Print

    • Email

    My Private Note

    Ingredients:

    Yield:

    cake

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      In a small saucepan blend flour and milk.
    2. 2
      Cook stirring constantly until mixture bubbles.
    3. 3
      Cool.
    4. 4
      In a large bowl, cream shortening, butter and sugar with a mixer until fluffy.
    5. 5
      Add vanilla and salt, blending well.
    6. 6
      On medium speed beat in cooled flour mixture in small portions (teaspoonful at a time), beating well after each addition.
    7. 7
      Continue beating until light and fluffy.

    Browse Our Top Cake Fillings and Frostings Recipes

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on October 21, 2002

      55

      This is the BEST frosting! I use butter instead of margarine (with any recipe I do that) and the recipe may sound a bit odd, but it is absolutely worth it and doesn't taste odd at all! It is especially good with rich, dark chocolate cake. It is a bit more work than traditional home-made frostings but everyone loves it the best! Tasting is believing :)~

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on July 24, 2010

      55

      We really enjoy this frosting on chocolate cake. I use butter and natural shortening (Spectrum brand) and get good results. Just keep beating--the sugar does not stay grainy!

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on June 27, 2009

      55

      This frosting is fab! The first time I made it the flour/milk mixture clumped and no matter what I couldnt get it to be the right consistency. Instead of using the stove top, I heated the milk for appr 2 mins, then GRADUALLY wisked the flour in, REFRIDGERATED the mixture until completely cooled, THEN added it gradually as directed. If you do this its delish!

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No

    Read All Reviews (37)

    Advertisement

    Nutritional Facts for Flour Frosting

    Serving Size: 1 (705 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 1

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 2400.0
     
    Calories from Fat 1415
    58%
    Total Fat 157.3 g
    242%
    Saturated Fat 40.6 g
    203%
    Cholesterol 34.1 mg
    11%
    Sodium 1236.7 mg
    51%
    Total Carbohydrate 243.8 g
    81%
    Dietary Fiber 1.1 g
    4%
    Sugars 199.9 g
    799%
    Protein 12.8 g
    25%

    Ideas from Food.com

    “Everything

    Everything Holidays

    Make this season merry, bright and manageable with our easy ideas.

    Advertisement


    Food.com Network of Sites

    • Mexican Recipes
    • Chinese Recipes
    • Australian Recipes
    • Breakfast Recipes
    • Greek Recipes
    • Restaurant Recipes
    • Italian Recipes
    • Christmas Recipes
    • Thanksgiving Recipes
    • Southern Recipes
    • Dessert Recipes
    • Deep Fried Recipes
    • Thai Recipes
    • Low Cholesterol Recipes
    • Indian Recipes
    • Healthy Recipes
    • Meatloaf Recipes