chocolate frosting

Kathy Van Houten

By
@suds59

This is my Grandmother's recipe.
I ate a lot of it growing up and it tastes delicious.


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Serves:

Frosts one 13x9 cake

Prep:

10 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
cocoa, unsweetened
1/4 c
shortening
1/3 c
milk
1 tsp
vanilla extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Blend the cocoa and sugar together to avoid lumps.
Place in medium sauce pan along with the 1/4 cup shortening and 1/3 cup milk.
2
On medium heat slowly bring to boil stir to mix ingredients then turn up the
heat a little. When it reaches a rolling boil- time for one minute. Remove from heat.
3
Allow to cool and add 1-tsp vanilla extract
Do NOT STIR UNTIL COOL OR IT WILL CRYSTALLIZE.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy