Grandma's Dark Chocolate Frosting Recipe: Dreamy, Creamy Old-fashioned Dark Chocolate Cake Frosting Recipe by Donna John

2 years ago

Grandma's Dark Chocolate Frosting Recipe: Dreamy, Creamy Old-fashioned Dark Chocolate Cake Frosting Recipe

Growing up, I was never a fan of dark chocolate – but then I grew up! My love for dark chocolate has developed (almost too much!), as has my appreciation for my grandma's dark chocolate frosting recipe.

This easy, creamy dark chocolate cake frosting recipe is rich, thick and absolutely addictive. Use it to frost cakes or as a dip for pieces of pound cake, cookies or even pretzels.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: Frosts 1 cake


Here's how to make it: 

  1. Combine the melted butter and cocoa powder and stir until smooth.
  2. Add the powdered sugar, milk and vanilla. Beat until it becomes spreadable. 

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Elisa Schmitz
OMG, Donna John , this looks absolutely divine. Love your grandma's recipes, and dark chocolate means it's healthy, right?!
I'm afraid I would eat this straight out of the bowl, wow...
This is dessert unto itself 😋

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