Cinnamon Buttercream Frosting

CINfully delicious frosting! The perfect blend of cinnamon and chocolate. If desired, use with CINfully Delicious Chocolate Cupcakes.


3 cups


1/2 cup butter
1/2 cup butter-flavored shortening
1 pinch sea salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
3 cups confectioners' (powdered) sugar
1/4 cup milk
2 cups confectioners' sugar, or more as needed


In a medium bowl, cream together butter and shortening until smooth. Stir in sea salt, vanilla extract, cinnamon, cocoa powder, and 3 cups confectioners' sugar. Stir in milk. Mix in 2 more cups confectioners' sugar or as needed until desired consistency is achieved. Spread frosting on cake, cupcakes or cookies. After frosting, sprinkle with additional cinnamon or cocoa, if desired.

Estimated Time

Preparation/Total Time: 10 minutes

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