White Bakery Icing

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Recipe by robingracejohnson

My grandmothers (Mammaw) recipe! This icing is SOOOO good! Great for a birthday cake! It has vanilla and almond flavoring in it which gives it a nice, different flavor! Everyone that has this LOVES it!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat egg white with mixer until stiff.
  2. Add vegetable shortening, (or 1/2 shortening, 1/2 butter). ( I have made it both ways both turn out good) vanilla, and almond extract. Mix by hand.
  3. Cream together then add powdered sugar gradually to creamed mixture.
  4. Add 2-3 tablespoons of milk or enough to make it desired icing consistency.

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