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Cinnamon Spice Vegan Buttercream Recipe

Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Servings: 4 cups
Author: Angela Marinelli - Nourishment Connection


  • 1/2 cup Earth Balance
  • 1/2 cup non-hydrogenated shortening
  • 3.5 cups low glycemic powdered sugar: link to recipe below you can use organic powdered sugar in a 1:1 ratio for low glycemic powdered sugar, it just won't be an lg sugar
  • pinch sea salt
  • 1 TBS cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp fresh nutmeg optional
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2-4 tbsp unsweetened non dairy milk


  • Beat butter substitute and shortening on medium speed until fluffy.
  • Beat in organic powdered sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and pinch of salt with on medium speed for 3 minutes.
  • Beat in vanilla and non dairy milk on medium speed for 3-5 minutes until icing is fluffy.


Copywright: Angela Marinelli, M.S. M.Ed., Nourishment Connection