Chocolate Sour Cream Frosting

Yvonne Lopez


This frosting recipe is delicious and easy to make. It is the perfect frosting for the chocolate sauerkraut cake, yet would be good on most any cake you decide to make!


★★★★★ 1 vote

5 Min
20 Min


Add to Grocery List

6 oz
ghirardelli semi-sweet chocolate chips
4 Tbsp
butter, unsalted
1/2 c
sour cream
1 tsp
good quality vanilla
2 3/4 c
confectioners sugar

How to Make Chocolate Sour Cream Frosting


  • 1In double boiler melt chocolate chips with butter.
  • 2Add sour cream and vanilla
  • 3Add confectioners sugar. Mixture should be of spreadable consistency yet still hold a peak when removing spoon from bowl.
  • 4This recipe makes more than enough frosting to frost a two-layer 9 inch cake.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chocolate Sour Cream Frosting

Course/Dish: Cakes

Leave a Comment

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes To Brighten Your Day

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes to Brighten Your Day

Kitchen Crew

The markets are bursting with blueberries these days! That makes me very happy because not only are they yummy, they're super healthy. Packed with antioxidants, research shows blueberries can help...

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

From breakfast to dinner to dessert, there’s a delicious bundt pan recipe for you! We promise, there’s nothing bundt yummy recipes for you below. Great Grandma's Best Banana Bread “One...

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Mmm, there’s just something magical about a tasty chocolate cupcake that just makes our mouths water. We searched high and low on Pinterest for some seriously awesome chocolate cupcake recipes...