This is the final product. A beautiful Wedding Cake for Katie and Marcus decorated with fresh Basil and Kumquats. This is a buttercream cake. Here is the buttercream part.
Vanilla Buttercream Frosting
- 1 cup Butter, softened, melty, or room temperature
- 1 cup Shortening
- 2 tsp Vanilla extract
- 4 Tbs Heavy Whipping Cream
- 8 cups of Powdered Sugar / Confection's Sugar (2 pound bag / 32 ounces)
- *optional 2 Tbs Meringue Powder