Chocolate Frosting (No Eggs or Milk Needed)

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by FeedMePlz

No eggs or Milk needed!! Easy and yummy I found this on vegweb posted by Sarah , EVERYONE LOVES this recipe.

Top Review by Ransomed by Fire

I've never made cooked frosting before, and I use a gas stove. So, I had my doubts the whole time I was making it. Being cooked on a gas stove, the frosting got really thick as soon as it began to boil. So, I went ahead and turned off the heat within less than a minute. When I was stirring in the oil and vanilla, the mixture was very thick, and it didn't seem like the oil was going to mix in. I was worried I'd cooked it too much. But once I actually started frosting my cake with it, I realized it was just fine. And it kind of tastes like the inside of a Lindor truffle. I really like this recipe and the fact that it doesn't require powdered sugar, which I don't usually have. So, it will probably be my go-to chocolate frosting recipe from now on. Thank you!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix sugars, cornstarch, salt, and cocoa in a medium sauce pan.
  2. Whisk in the water.
  3. Heat over medium until it gets thick and starts to boil. Boil for 1-2 minutes.
  4. (Make sure you don't boil too long, or it will set like taffy.)
  5. Remove from heat and stir in oil and vanilla. Cool and spread on cooled cake.

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