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Chocolate Frosting Recipe

Looking for an easy Chocolate frosting recipe? Learn how to make Chocolate frosting using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by sprus

Makes 12 servings



All-purpose buttercream frosting for cupcakes, etc.

Recipe Ingredients for Chocolate frosting

4 tbsp unsalted butter
1/3 c unsweetened cocoa powder
1 1/2 c powdered sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1/6 c whole milk

Recipe Directions for Chocolate frosting

  1. Cream butter using electric mixer.

  2. Add cocoa powder and about a third of the sugar.

  3. Alternate adding sugar and milk until combined.

  4. Add vanilla and beat until spreading consistency, adding more milk if a thinner consistency is desired.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 25.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
100
Calories from Fat
38
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.2g
6%
Saturated Fat
2.1g
11%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
29mg
1%
Potassium
43mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
16.4g
5%
Dietary Fiber
0.7g
3%
Sugars
14.9g
Protein
0.6g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D+
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in sugar
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