Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

This versatile frosting will do a large pan of brownies, or a cake, if you don't put it on too thick. Yield is approximate.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Stir together margarine, butter, cocoa, and milk in a saucepan.
  2. Bring to a boil, stirring.
  3. Remove from heat.
  4. Stir in vanilla.
  5. Sift icing sugar and stir in.
  6. Stir until smooth.


Most Helpful

This made a nice fairly thin frosting that I drizzled over a chocolate chocolate-chip bundt cake. It was enjoyed by all who ate it. Thanks Mae!

Sharon123 January 06, 2004

I used all butter. A good frosting for a pan of brownies or a pan cake.

evelyn/athens August 24, 2003

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