Homemade Heavy Cream Substitute ~ to use when you need heavy cream, but just can't run back to the store. Save the gas and use this simple kitchen recipe. This will not whip but can be used as an ingredient in other recipes. Bon appetit
1 cup heavy cream 3 tablespoons powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla Instructions Combine all ingredients. Beat until the cream holds soft peaks. Notes This recipe makes about two cups, enough for garnishing a pie or dipping fruit. If you will be frosting cake or cupcakes, you should double the recipe.