Peanut Butter Frosting Recipe

By March 5, 2018 April 15th, 2019 Baking, Frosting, Home Easy Baking

I love peanut butter- and I have finally found the best peanut butter frosting recipe! It took a lot of trial and error, ingredient swapping, and cupcake tasting (thank goodness I have a lot of cupcake tasters!), but I finally perfected this recipe! 

PEANUT BUTTER FROSTING RECIPE -- The BEST peanut butter frosting you will ever taste! Perfect for cupcakes, cakes, brownies and more!

When I think of cupcakes, chocolate and vanilla are the first flavors that come to mind. And chocolate and vanilla are great! But after perfecting a great chocolate icing, vanilla icing, and cream cheese frosting, I was ready to try something new. We love peanut butter around here, so peanut butter frosting it was!

PEANUT BUTTER FROSTING RECIPE -- The BEST peanut butter frosting you will ever taste! Perfect for cupcakes, cakes, brownies and more!

It turns out, it took a lot of tries to get it right- sometimes it was too sweet, sometimes too thick, and sometimes it just didn’t have enough peanut butter flavor! But this recipe, literally, takes the cake. The frosting has a great consistency as well- making it easy to pipe (I use these decorator bags and these tips).

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The recipe is so versatile too- use it on cupcakes, cakes, brownies, or cookies- it always tastes good! I used it on these Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes last weekend and they were definitely a hit! Do you have a favorite frosting recipe?  You can see all of our flavored cupcake and frosting recipes here– there are more than 50!

PEANUT BUTTER FROSTING RECIPE -- The BEST peanut butter frosting you will ever taste! Perfect for cupcakes, cakes, brownies and more!

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Peanut Butter Frosting Recipe

Peanut Butter Frosting Recipe

Yield: 24
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

The BEST peanut butter frosting you will ever taste! Perfect for cupcakes, cakes, brownies and more!

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup smooth Peanut Butter
  • 3 tablespoons milk, or as needed
  • 2 - 21/2 cups Powdered Sugar

Instructions

  1. Cream butter and Peanut Butter until fluffy.
  2. Gradually add powdered sugar, alternating with a little milk at a time.
  3. Beat well, until desired consistency.
  4. Frost cupcakes, cakes, brownies, cookies and more

 

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