Author Notes: I like this slathered on chai spiced cupcakes. Or on my fingers. Or on a spoon. All are acceptable forms to eat this fluffy, spicy, tangy frosting that instantly imparts magic on anything it touches. —Amanda Shulman
Makes: enough to frost 12 cupcakes
tablespoons softened butter
ounces cream cheese, room temperature
cups powdered sugar
tablespoons heavy cream
- In a bowl fitted with an electric cream the butter and cream cheese together. Gradually add the powdered sugar and on slow speed mix it in. Once mixed, add the vanilla, heavy cream and spices. Whip on high for 5 minutes until light, fluffy, and about double in size.
- This recipe was entered in the contest for Your Best Recipe for Frosting