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5 ingredient black magic cake frosting

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Diana Perry
Martinez, GA

This 5 ingredient frosting is perfect for the black magic chocolate cake, or be great on any cake! It went together quickly in my stand mixer. It is a soft frosting, so I recommend to use it on 9X13" cakes.

(1 rating)
yield 12 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For 5 ingredient black magic cake frosting

  • 1/2 c
  • 2 oz
    unsweetened chocolate, melted & cooled
  • 3 c
    powdered sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    heavy whipping cream
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract

How To Make 5 ingredient black magic cake frosting

  • 1
    Bring butter to room temperature; cream well.
  • 2
    Add cooled, melted chocolate to butter, and beat until well combined.
  • 3
    Add powdered sugar 1 cup at a time.
  • 4
    Add in vanilla and heavy cream and whip until all is combined and smooth.