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Whipped Cream

Whipped cream can be made in five minutes with this easy homemade recipe! Only 3 ingredients are needed here: heavy cream, powdered sugar, and vanilla. I've included tips to make sure you are successful. This recipe takes any dessert to the next level.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 21 hours 59 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Yield 8 servings


  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1/3 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. Place cream and sugar in a chilled mixing bowl and mix on high for 1-2 minutes. Add the vanilla and beat for an additional 1-2 minutes or until soft peaks have formed. Don't whip too much! Refrigerate until using.

Recipe Notes

Source: Heidi Clark

Yield about 2 cups