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no fail creamy peanut butter icing

Creamy Peanut Butter Icing

A creamy peanut butter frosting that's not too sweet.  It's so easy to make and is the perfect compliment to chocolate cupcakes.
Course Dessert
Keyword frosting, peanut butter
Prep Time 10 minutes


  • 1 cup Powdered sugar
  • 1 cup Creamy peanut butter
  • 1/3 cup Butter softened to room temp
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 1/3 cup Heavy whipping cream


  • In a mixing bowl combine powdered sugar, peanut butter and butter using a handheld mixer.  Mix until creamy.  Add vanilla and the heavy whipping cream then continue to mix until smooth and creamy.  Spread or pipe onto cake or cupcakes.  Covers 20 -24 cupcakes.