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15 Vegan Buttercream Frosting Recipes

15 Vegan Buttercream Frosting Recipes

These vegan icing recipes make baking even more fun! Diaryfree easy vegan buttercream frosting recipes! Keep scrolling for these 15 Vegan Buttercream Frosting Recipes!

Vegan mint chocolate chip buttercream is my most recent frosting recipe! It only requires 5 simple ingredients. All you need for this vegan frosting recipes is vegetable shortening, powdered sugar, mint extract, cacao chips, and green coloring. I love this frosting recipe at St. Patrick’s day and Christmas time.

Mint Chocolate Chip Frosting Recipe

This easy 3 ingredient frosting recipe is made with Kool-Aid! Powdered Kool-Aid packets come in a variety of fun flavors. It’s a cheap simple flavor hack for many vegan frosting recipes! This recipe is just fun for birthday parties and BBQs.

Tropical Punch Vegan Frosting

Vegan cheesecake buttercream is surprisingly creamy and delicious. You would never know it’s dairy free.

This particular one of my vegan frosting recipes would be difficult to use for piling due to the chocolate chips. That would be easily fixed by replacing with crushed chocolate flakes.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Frosting Recipe

These thick fluffy frosting recipes are great for decorating cakes and cupcakes. These vegan icing recipes make for simple piping also.

This chocolate frosting is so easy and delicious. My 7 year old son likes vegan frosting recipe on sugar cookies.

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

My Vegan Buttercream Frostings are made without vegan butter or coconut oil.

They go great on sugar cookies as well. BlackBerry frosting is perfect for Spring events like Easter and summer gatherings as well.

Vegan Blackberry Frosting

I let my toddler lick the bowl and spoon after making this blackberry buttercream frosting. She made a big blue and purple mess of course! She loves all these vegan frosting recipes. Using fresh strawberries really add a lovely aroma.

Strawberry Frosting

This recipe idea just popped in my head when I was making my sons birthday cake. I wanted his cake (and frosting) to be vegan but needed it to taste like a regular cake. 7 year olds are very particular about their sweets like these vegan icing recipes.

This pumpkin spice whipped cream frosting is really tasty. To make it sugar free just use stevia or another sugar replacement. Otherwise use powdered sugar for the best fluffiness!

Pumpkin pie Whipped Cream Recipe

Whipped cream made with vanilla frappe is so delicious on my coffee in the morning.

Vanilla Frappuccino Whipped Cream Recipe

This was my first ever recipe to go viral on Pinterest! I started getting 1,000s more page views everyday and I was like where are these coming from? I guess these vegan icing recipes are pretty tasty.

These 15 vegan buttercream frosting Recipes are easy

Marshmallow Buttercream Frosting

After the Marshmallow Buttercream Frosting turned out so delicious, I decided to tweak that recipe into new flavors.

So what is this Keto sweetener all the recipes are using called Erythritol? Erythritol belongs to the class of compounds referred to as sugar alcohols. This particular sugar alcohol is a naturally occurring compound that stimulates the sweet taste receptors on your tongue to mimic the taste of sugar.

Other sugar substitutes include stevia, Splenda, and equal. All sweeteners are usually interchangeable. Just get measurements and ratios.

Coconut Whipped Cream

The best vegan ingredient in most of these buttercream frostings is Smuckers Marshmallow Topping!

This kiwi fruit buttercream frosting is tart and sweet. You can see the little seeds throughout the frosting. Kiwi fruit creates a lovely green shade.

Kiwi Buttercream Recipe

Candy Cane Marshmallow Buttercream Frosting Recipe is so easy to make.

This recipe is great for fall and winter. I bust this frosting out during the entire holiday season. It’s great on brownies believe it or not.

Vegan Candy Cane Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Incorporating candy canes into a buttercream frosting was so easy I wanted to make another candy themed frosting. So I thought to myself, what other candy do I know is definitely vegan?

Try out these vegan icing recipes.

Sour Patch Kids! Luckily my son had a bag laying around so I didn’t even have to go shopping! I thought this will either be amazing or nasty. Only one way to find out! And it turned out really good! 

Sour Patch Kids Buttercream Frosting Recipe 

Sour Patch Kids Frosting

This easy Buttercream Frosting Recipe has coffee! I was thinking that coffee would be a nice change from candy. Plus Who doesn’t need more caffeine in their life?

Marshmallow Latte Buttercream Frosting Recipe is my favorite.

Vegan Latte Frosting Recipe

Butter flavor extract really adds that popcorn flavor to this vegan buttercream. I wasn’t sure if it would be vegan or not. However after researching online I found they do in fact make vegan butter flavored extract!

They also have buttered popcorn flavored extract. Links to products available on recipe post page. You could also replace With vanilla extract if that’s easier in this vegan icing recipe. 

Keto Buttered Popcorn Frosting Recipe

This butter frosting is Keto, however it’s so simple to replace the zero calorie sugar with powdered sugar. The ratio should should be equivalent for 1 cup of regular sugar.

I love vegan baking and pastries! Buttercream frosting is a type of frosting that is described as being thick and fluffy. These vegan icing recipes are used as filling and topping on big layer cakes. It’s great for piping and cupcakes as well.

Matcha is a fun ingredient for vegan icing recipes.

Keto Matcha Glaze Frosting Recipe

Sweeteners come in many textures and consistencies. Frosting recipes are easy to change sweeteners. For example Simply replace smuckers marshmallow topping with maple syrup in some of these vegan icing recipes.

Replace maple syrup with date syrup for a change! So many flavors are interchangeable in vegan icing recipes. If you have any questions leave a comment!

Thank you for reading about my 15 easy vegan buttercream frosting recipes!
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Hello guys! My name is Jessica and I am a recipe blogger who specializes in vegan and plant based recipes! I have been blogging for 4 years but I have been into cooking, baking, and creating my entire life, Thanks so much for visiting my blog.

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