Coconut Tequila Frosting
coconut lime frosting, cupcake frosting, homemade frosting, tequila frosting
(you can use butter but the shortening helps with structure and less butter flavor)
1800 Coconut Tequila
(optional if you are making for kiddos)
fresh lime juice
powdered confectioners sugar
green gel food coloring
lime zest for garnish
toasted coconut for garnish
(see tip below)
Add shortening, tequila, coconut extract and lime juice to bowl and mix for 30 seconds.
Add 2 cups powdered sugar and mix in.
Add 2 tablespoons milk, mix in.
Add remaining powdered sugar, milk and the food coloring and beat until smooth.