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Old 01-17-2003, 05:13 PM
vikki vikki is offline
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French Cream Frosting

3 1/2 tbls.flour
3/4 cup milk
1/2 stick margarine
3/4 cup shortening
1/8 tsp.salt
1 1/4 tsp.vanilla
3/4 cup sugar
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Mix flour & milk together into a paste.
Cook paste until thick & then set aside to cool.
Put margarine & shortening into a bowl,cream well.
Add salt,sugar & beat until fluffy.
Mix the paste into fluffy mixture & beat with mixer until it stands in good soft peaks. Add vanilla and beat til blended.Refrigerate 20 minutes before using.

I have tried this and its pretty good! I am not big on icing unless its homemade!
This recipe came from my PA. Grange cookbook..

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