Citrus Buttercream

  • Total Time

    5m
  • Serves

    10


Level up your standard buttercream by giving it a citrus twist. We show you how to work in juice from oranges, lemons or limes. A Citrus Buttercream makes a really good topping for loaf cakes, cupcakes and even as a filling for a sponge cake. If you want some handy tips on creating proper buttercream have a look at our classic video below.

Method

  1. Beat the butter and sugar together until smooth, then add the vanilla extract.

  2. Mix in the orange/lemon/lime juice depending on your taste preference.

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Reviews

  1. 5 star rating

    Have come back to this recipe after trying others, this time I used orange juice, just as delicious. A firm favourite for now on

  2. 5 star rating

    Just made this with lemon, absolutely delicious, whole family love it

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