Go Back
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting
Print Recipe
5 from 2 votes

Cream Cheese Frosting

Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Frosting
Cuisine: American
Author: Cynthia


  • 4 ounces unsalted butter softened
  • 8 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon orange juice
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange zest


  • In a mixer fitted with a blade, beat butter and cream cheese until well blended.
  • Add vanilla, orange juice and zest.
  • Slowly add the powdered sugar, scrapping down the sides as necessary, beating until well blended.