Recipe by SilentCricket
Delicious frosting for my "Fudge Cake" or any chocolate cake recipe! Very decadent! (Cook time is after mixture comes to rolling boil)
Top Review by LuuvBunny
This did not turn into frosting at all.I went by the recipe exactly.It just turned into a pale blob of sugary slop.All those ingredients ended up in the garbage.I was skeptical about making an icing without icing sugar,I didn't have any.I should have just went and bought some and made my usual recipe.
- 2 cups sugar
- 1⁄4 cup light corn syrup
- 1⁄2 cup milk
- 1⁄2 cup shortening
- 2 ounces unsweetened chocolate, cut up (or 6 TBSP.cocoa plus 4 tsp. shortening)
- 1⁄4 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Directions See How It's Made
- Mix all ingredients except vanilla in sauce pan.
- Stir over low heat until chocolate and shortening melt.
- Bring to a full rolling boil, stirring constantly.
- Boil 1 minute.
- Remove from heat and beat until lukewarm.
- Add vanilla.
- Beat until looks ready to spread.
- Use to frost my Fudge Cake or your favorite chocolate cake recipe!