This old - fashioned icing recipe makes a sweet, fluffy frosting. over medium heat, stirring constantly, 3-5 minutes or until mixture thickens and comes to a boil.
This is an old - fashioned icing, also called boiled -milk frosting. Use a mixer to cream together butter and sugar until light and fluffy, scraping the sides of the bowl occasionally, about 5 minutes. Continue to beat until the mixture becomes light and fluffy and resembles whipped.
Just right for birthdays or other special occasions, this Old - Fashioned Cake is a (recipe follows); About 1 1/2 cups freshly made Boiled Icing (recipe follows).