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Banana bars with cream cheese frosting in a pan with a spatula for serving.

Cream Cheese Frosting

Cakes, cupcakes, cookies, and bars disappear in minutes when slathered with a thick layer of homemade Cream Cheese Frosting. This fluffy favorite only needs 4 ingredients and a few minutes to make, so what are you waiting for? 
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 40
Calories 67kcal



  • In a standing mixer fit with the paddle attachment, or in a bowl by hand, beat cream cheese and butter until smooth.
  • Gradually add powdered sugar and vanilla and beat well. Spread evenly over cooled desserts such as cookies, cakes, bars, and cinnamon rolls.



Calories: 67kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 6mg | Sodium: 21mg | Potassium: 1mg | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 71IU | Calcium: 1mg | Iron: 1mg