Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

1
Meghan Allen

By
@KissTheCook1984

This is my go-to chocolate frosting. I use it on my Awesome Chocolate Cake. It is the perfect combo for the chocoholic in your life!

Rating:

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Comments:
Serves:
Makes approximately 3 cups of frosting
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 2 stick
    butter, softened
  • 4 c
    sifted powdered sugar
  • 3/4-1 c
    unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 c
    heavy cream
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    cold coffee

How to Make Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

Step-by-Step

  1. In large bowl, cream butter with electric mixer. Add cocoa and vanilla. Gradually add sugar, one cup at a time, beating well on medium speed. Scrape sides and bottom of bowl often. When all sugar has been mixed in, icing will appear dry. Add cream and coffee and beat at medium speed until light and fluffy. Keep bowl covered with a damp cloth until ready to use. Makes about 3 cups of frosting.

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About Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

Course/Dish: Chocolate, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American




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