Orange Cream Cheese Frosting

Orange Cream Cheese Frosting

Learn how to make orange frosting for an added zest to classic cakes and cupcakes. Use this orange cake frosting on your favorite chocolate or pumpkin cake recipe.
  • Prep5 min
  • Total Time15 min
  • Skill LevelBeginner
    Amount2 1/2 cups


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  1. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese, butter and orange zest at low speed. Switch to medium speed and beat until light and fluffy.
  2. Beat in orange juice.
  3. Gradually add powdered sugar, 1/2 cup at a time, beating well after each addition. Scrape down bottom and sides of bowl as necessary. Beat until smooth, about 1 minute.


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