Amazing Pink Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing

How adorable is pink icing for any party? This Amazing Pink Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing is a quick and delicious way to make your cakes pretty in pink. Such an easy way to add that sweet pink color to any party setting.

Amazing Pink Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing
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Like my basic Amazing Cream Cheese Icing,  it adds decadence to the simplest of cakes. It’s perfect on almost anything and it’s more versatile than you think! Having a great recipe for pink icing is a necessity when you have a toddler who loves everything pink! But who doesn’t? Somehow pink just always tastes good.

Amazing Pink Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing
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With any cream cheese frosting, there are basically 5 key ingredients: butter, cream cheese, powdered sugar and a flavoring of choice. Keep in mind this is not intended to be an airy icing. It pipes and spreads easily and holds up really well. It will need to be refrigerated because of the cheese. But in my opinion, refrigeration makes it taste even better! You just can’t go wrong with cream cheese icing!

Having a great recipe for pink icing is a necessity when you have a toddler who loves everything pink!

This icing is perfect on cupcakes. I have used this recipe for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Birthday Parties, Tea Parties and just for fun. This Amazing Pink Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing is so simple to make:

  1. With a hand mixer/stand mixer whip room temperature softened butter, cream cheese and vanilla in a large mixing bowl until smooth.
  2. Slowly add in 1 cup of powdered sugar at a time and mix until completely combined.
  3. Add freeze dried strawberries and blend. That’s it!

I love to create variations like Lemon, Peppermint Candy Cane, Cinnamon. There’s endless flavor varieties for whatever you are baking!

Amazing Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing
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I hope you enjoy this icing as much as my family and I do! Please leave a comment below and let me know what you think!

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Amazing Pink Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing Recipe

How adorable is pink icing for any party? This strawberry icing is a quick and delicious way to make your cakes pretty in pink.

Course Dessert
Keyword gluten-free, icing, pink, strawberry
Prep Time 15 minutes
Author TFK

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup Butter Softened
  • 8 ounces Cream Cheese
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1-1 1/2 cups Freeze dried Strawberries crushed into powder and bits in a bag or blender
  • 4 cups Powdered Sugar

Instructions

  1. With hand mixer, beat butter, cream cheese and vanilla together on low-medium speed until smooth.

  2. Add the powdered sugar one cup at a time, and mix on low-medium speed until you reach the desired consistency.

  3. Add freeze dried strawberry powder/bits and blend until completely combined and icing is pink throughout with little flecks of strawberries.

  4. Pipe or spread icing onto cooled cake or cupcakes. Garnish as desired (optional).

Recipe Notes

Try my other amazing icing recipes: Amazing Cream Cheese Icing and Amazing Lemon Cream Cheese Icing.


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