Perfect Bake® recipe

Creamy Cream Cheese Icing

"The secret ingredient in my Carrot Pecan Cupcakes recipe is the icing. This Creamy Cream Cheese Icing is a dessert game changer. Sometimes I put a layer on pumpkin pie, my sweet potato pie, or my Nilla Wafer Pecan Coconut Cake and it enhances the flavor of the entire dessert. So, if you want to put a sweet spin on your favorite dessert please try this Creamy Cream Cheese Icing!"
—Rushion McDonald

In addition to being an Emmy award winning television producer, motivational speaker, businessman, and philanthropist, Rushion McDonald is an avid and accomplished baker.


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Servings : 12 cupcakes
  • Land O'Lakes Unsalted Butter - 3 oz
  • Philadelphia Original Cream Cheese - 5⅞ oz
  • Domino Confectioners Sugar - 12⅜ oz
  • McCormick Pure Vanilla Extract - 1/8 oz