Amazingly Easy Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by mrsgenevieve

This is a very easy to make, but super yummy icing. I found it on the back of a powdered sugar bag I had in my pantry. Enjoy!

Top Review by shannonA

This was the best chocolate frosting I've ever had, thank you! I'm never buying store bought again!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Place chocolate in heavy saucepan on very low heat or in the microwave until melted.
  2. Set aside to cool.
  3. Combine in a large bowl, with mixer at low speed, confectioners sugar, butter, milk and vanilla.
  4. Beat at medium speed 1-2 minutes until creamy.
  5. Add cooled chocolate and beat till combined. (If you want,you may add more milk now to get your desired spreading consistancy! I never need too.).
  6. Makes enough to fill and frost 2-layer cake, or 13x9x2-inch sheet cake or 24 cupcakes, or 1 bundt cake.

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