Simple Chocolate Frosting

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Vseward Chef-V

I used this recipe for my Chocolate Swirl Pound cake as well as cupcake frosting. Real simple, real sweet and real good!

Top Review by Lavender Lynn

This is very simple, easy and good. I made this to go on another recipe from zaar. Made for 1,2,3 Hit Wonders.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a medium microwavable bowl, combine 1 tablespoon unsalted butter or regular butter and 1/2 ounce unsweetened chocolate, cut up. Microwave on (high) for 45 to 60 seconds or until the chocolate is softened (or heat chocolate in a saucepan over low heat).
  2. Stir until smooth; cool to room temperature.
  3. Stir in 1/2 teaspoon vanilla and dash salt.
  4. With electric mixer on low speed, beat in 3/4 cup sifted powdered sugar and 1 to 2 tablespoons milk; beat on high speed until desired consistency. Spread over top of cake.

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