Chocolate Coffee Buttercream Icing

Eileen Hineline


I love coffee and I love chocolate cake. I like making homemade frosting and found this recipe from the all recipe site on the web. It looks so delicious! You can't go wrong when you put coffee and chocolate together. Delicious!!


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15 Min
15 Min
No-Cook or Other


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    3/4 cup butter, softened
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    1 (4 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
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    1 1/2 (16 ounce) packages confectioners' sugar, or more as needed
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    1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
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    3 tablespoons strong brewed coffee, or more to taste
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    1/2 teaspoon salt

How to Make Chocolate Coffee Buttercream Icing


  1. Beat butter and cream cheese together in a bowl with an electric hand mixer until creamy; slowly beat in confectioners' sugar, cocoa powder, coffee, and salt until smooth and spreadable.
  2. **** This frosting will be great on any cake, muffins, donuts, cookies, brownies.

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About Chocolate Coffee Buttercream Icing

Course/Dish: Spreads
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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