I Need Your Best Dark Chocolate Frosting That Will Crust....

Baking By melony1976 Updated 28 Jul 2008 , 3:40am by TexasSugar

melony1976 Posted 24 Jul 2008 , 7:09pm
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I would like a delicious chocolate frosting recipe that will crust or that can at least be applied smoothly. Any and all help is welcomed.

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melony1976 Posted 24 Jul 2008 , 7:11pm
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Oh yeah it doesnt really need to be dark chocolate just dark in color, if that makes any sense.

becklynn Posted 25 Jul 2008 , 8:50pm
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I use the Chocolate Decorator's Buttercream recipe found on this site. It smooths really well. I also double the amount of chocolate it calls for to make it darker.
Good luck!

TexasSugar Posted 28 Jul 2008 , 3:40am
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I do my basic buttercream icing and add in Hersey's Special Dark Cocoa to it. I do need to add a little more liquid because the cocoa/chocolate tends to dry the icing out. It gives it a great rich chocolate taste and a great color.

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