Note: Affiliate links may be used in this post. I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase through my affiliate link. ​Read my full disclosure policy here:

Chocolate and Vanilla are delicious flavors, I won’t usually pass that up. Sometimes, though, I’m in the mood for something better. Something different. Something with some WOW! Our Maple Syrup Pecan Icing is WOW! It’s easy to whip up, even with your kids. Plus it’s so versatile! We have used it for our cookies and cupcakes or even drizzle it on a coffee cake during the Fall season. Sometimes, all it takes is some good icing to really elevate a dessert. The maple syrup and brown sugar in this recipe makes for the perfect autumn combination, or anytime of the year really!

 Maple Syrup & Pecan Creamy Icing Recipe. Step up your dessert game with this delicious frosting!
Maple Syrup & Pecan Creamy Icing Recipe


1 stick butter, softened
2 cups powdered sugar
1-2 tablespoons milk
2 tbsps brown sugar
4 tbsps maple syrup
Chopped pecans

How To Make Maple Syrup & Pecan Icing

With an electric mixer on low speed, start beating your butter and powdered sugar. Add milk 1 tablespoon at a time.

As the ingredients come together, add your brown sugar and maple syrup. To make the icing more stiff, add one tablespoon of powdered sugar at a time. To soften it up, add milk one tablespoon at a time.

Once you reach your desired consistency, place in a piping bag and use for your favorite cupcakes, cakes and cookies. Top with chopped pecans as garnish.

Maple Syrup & Pecan Creamy Icing Recipe. Step up your dessert game with this delicious frosting!
This icing sets up any cookie, cupcake, or coffee cake for success! Do you have a favorite recipe that this frosting could make even more delicious? We’d love to hear about it, leave us a comment!


Copyright 2016 Lisa Favre – Maple Syrup Pecan Icing


Like this post?
See how you can get the work done for you in our monthly subscription box! Check it out here!





Join the newsletter

Subscribe to get our latest content by email.

Powered by ConvertKit