Astoria Frosting

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by mermaidmagic

Not your typical "sugar" frosting. One of my favorites, rich and flavorful.

Top Review by Bobbie537

I love this frosting. My MIL uses this frosting always and has been my husbands favorite since he was a kid. I think she got the recipe from a Yankee magazine. It is a FABULOUS on chocolate cake. I have gotten many compliments on it.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a small saucepan, mix milk, flour and salt until smooth.
  2. Place over low heat and cook, stirring constantly until thickened (5-7 minutes).
  3. Remove from heat and cool.
  4. Cream butter and sugar until very light and fluffy, about 5 minutes.
  5. Gradually beat in cooled flour mixture until smooth.
  6. Beat in vanilla.
  7. Frosts one cake.

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