Frosting Posts

Christmas-themed cookies decorated with naturally colored icing

Cookie decorating with natural food colors

A drop-by-drop color guide from King Arthur's chief cookie decorator

Yellow layer cake with a chocolate crumb coat, final layer of icing being applied on top.

How (and why) to crumb coat a cake

The simple path to faultless frosting

2019 Recipe of the Year via @kingarthurflour

Perfect chocolate frosting

Classic Birthday Cake's Best Partner

Bake Cake Evenly via @kingarthurflour

How to bake cake evenly

Preventing the dreaded dome

buttercream frosting via @kingarthurflouri

Italian Buttercream Frosting

How to make this blissful buttercream

cocktail cakes via@kingarthurflour

Cocktail cakes

Straight up


Shortening vs. butter in baking

Making your best baked goods

HalloweenCupcakes via @kingarthurflour

Halloween Cupcakes

Frighteningly Fun Frostings


Rainbow Frosted Cupcakes

Colorful clouds of cupcake icing couldn't be easier


Wedding Cakes

Practical advice for ambitious bakers


The Icing on the Cake

Four must-have frostings every baker should know about


Ombre Cakes and Cupcakes

Shortcut to a hot trend


The icing on the Baking Sheet cake

Swiss buttercream and a new DVD

gluten free yellow cake

Gluten-Free Yellow Cake

As good as...? No comparisons necessary!


Pointed pinkies only, please

Petits fours with poured fondant icing


B-I-N-G-O spells delicious

Salted vanilla-caramel icing


Blissful buttercream

The beautiful side of baking


Cupcakes à go go


Fluffy white icing

A 7-minute solution in less than 5 minutes


The making of a mix

A chocolate frosting quest for kids