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Best Chocolate Buttercream Frosting Recipe

  • Author: My Frugal Adventures
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 10 mins
  • Total Time: 15 mins
  • Yield: 12 servings 1x
  • Category: Dessert


Fast and easy buttercream chocolate icing



  • 2 1/4 powdered sugar
  • 6 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 5 tablespoons whipping cream
  • 6 tablespoons butter, softened to room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla


  1. Sift the powdered sugar and cocoa together in a bowl and set aside
  2. Add butter to a mixing bowl and cream until nice and smooth
  3. Slowly add the powdered sugar, alternating with the cream and butter mixture
  4. Mix in the vanilla and blend for 1 minute

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