Best Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

Best Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe


Servings 15
Time Needed Prep
Ingredients 7
Difficulty Easy

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4.0 based on 2 ratings.


  • 125 Butter (room Temperature)
  • 125 Cream Cheese (softened)
  • 1 cup Peanut Butter
  • 3 Icing Sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 2 tbsp Milk

Nutrition Information

Qty per
174g serve
Qty per
Energy 0 0
Protein 0 0
Fat (total) 0 0
 - saturated 0 0
Carbohydrate 0 0
 - sugars 0 0
Dietary Fibre 0 0
Sodium 0 0

Nutritional information does not include the following ingredients: Butter (room temperature), Cream Cheese (softened), Peanut Butter, Icing Sugar, Salt, Vanilla Extract, Milk

Please Note - Nutritional information is provided as a guide only and may not be accurate.

This recipe will become your new favorite frosting choice. With its creamy texture and sweet flavor, this Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Frosting is sure to win over anyone who takes a bite.

This winning combination of Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Frosting is sure to be the talk of any gathering.

The slightly sweet yet salty flavor of the peanut butter mingles perfectly with the creamy texture of cream cheese and creates an irresistible taste.

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This peanut butter and cream cheese frosting is insanely delicious! You will find yourself using more spoons just so you can lick it!


  1. Place the softened butter, peanut butter and cream cheese in a mixing bowl and beat on high speed until pale and creamy.

  2. Turn the speed down to low and add ¼ of the sugar at a time, beating for about 30 seconds between additions.

  3. Beat for 3 - 4 minutes at high speed.

  4. Turn the speed down again and add vanilla extract and salt.

  5. Beat for about a minute.

  6. Add milk and mix on low speed until combine, turn up the speed and beat for another minute.

  7. Spread or pipe frosting onto completely cooled cupcakes or cake.

You can use either Crunchy Peanut Butter or Smooth Peanut Butter depending on your taste.

This is a great recipe for plain-flavoured cupcakes!  Use our recipe for Bulk Basic Muffins – and top with the Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Frosting for something out of this world!

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It is a big recipe; you can keep half in the fridge in an airtight container for a couple of days. It will cover 12 cupcakes if you pile it sky-high, around 20 standard or 2 x 24 cm cakes.

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Raquel Neofit

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