11/08/2013 09:04 am ET

Recipes Just Begging For Cream Cheese Frosting (PHOTOS)

When it comes to frostings, cream cheese is one of the best. Though it may initially seem like an unusual pairing, this sweet-and-savory topping proves cream cheese is not necessarily best suited for a bagel.

In using cream cheese frosting, most people tend towards red velvet or carrot cakes. And while we won't argue with these classics, we think you're seriously underestimating the power cream cheese frosting if these are the only desserts you're using it for. From gingerbread cupcakes, to red velvet ice cream, to cinnamon rolls, we've put together the 13 best ways to eat more cream cheese frosting. We promise you'll find a new favorite.

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