Source: Martha Stewart Living, August 2008
- 2 cups heavy cream
- 2 tablespoons confectioners' sugar
- 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
Refrigerate a mixing bowl until cold. Combine heavy cream, confectioners' sugar, and vanilla in the bowl, and whisk until soft peaks form. Refrigerate for up to 30 minutes. Just before serving, whisk until stiff peaks form.