- 2 Lbs Confectionery Sugar
- 1/2 to 2/3 Cup Milk 1 Teaspoon Vanilla
- 1 Cup Shortening
- 1/2 Teaspoon Salt
- 1 Tbs Butter or 1/2 Tsp Butter Flavoring *optional
- 1/2 Tsp Almond Flavoring *optional
Mix by hand until all is blended. Then, with electric mixer, beat for five minutes at high speed .