Chocolate Frosting Recipes

Decorating By gjones Updated 13 Sep 2009 , 3:57pm by gjones

gjones Posted 13 Sep 2009 , 2:57pm
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The search function isn't working for me and I need a recipe ASAP. My son wants a chocolate dinosaur cake. I want chocolate frosting but I can't do a search. I leave in less than an hour to get what I need. Does anyone have a really good one that they are willing to share?

Thanks!

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indydebi Posted 13 Sep 2009 , 3:13pm
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when I need chococolate icing, I use the HErshey recipe on the side of the cocoa can. Tastes great, crusts well.

aquamom Posted 13 Sep 2009 , 3:28pm
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Ditto

Teekakes Posted 13 Sep 2009 , 3:29pm
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This is fabulously lucious chocolate buttercream that crusts so you can smooth it perfectly if you want to.


1 lb Butter, softened to room temp
4 squares Bakers unsweetened or semi-sweet chocolate
4 tbls light Karo
2 pounds Powdered sugar
2 to 4 tbls white or chocolate milk

In a large mixing bowl whip up 1 pound of butter until very light and fluffy.
Meanwhile, in your microwave melt 4 squares Bakers semi-sweet or unsweetened chocolate. When melted stir in 4 tablespoons light Karo syrup. Stir together well. Pour chocolate mixture into your whipped butter and mix well.
Add in 2 pounds of powdered sugar and mix until well incorporated.
Add 2 to 4 tablespoons white or chocolate milk 1 tablespoon at a time until you get the consistency you desire.

gjones Posted 13 Sep 2009 , 3:57pm
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Thank you so much!!!

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