Loved This Frosting!

Baking By MUAKPsi Updated 5 Jun 2011 , 8:26am by scp1127

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MUAKPsi Posted 5 Jun 2011 , 4:54am
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Hello - I went to a bridal shower today and they had bought cupcakes from a local chain that specializes in cupcakes. The aesthetics weren't anything special, but oh my, were they good. The chocolate frosting especially.

I have got to try to replicate this frosting. It was piped on with the round ropey-style tip (sorry), and firmed up enought to keep its shape, but was so smooth and velvetty. I think it is some type of chocolate fudge, but when I went to the recipe tab, I couldn't really find a recipe that could be piped.

Does anyone have a chocolate frosting recipe that is definatly not buttercream, but more rich and smooth?

Thanks so much! I'm not obsessive over it! Ha!

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Lcubed82 Posted 5 Jun 2011 , 5:41am
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Whipped ganache is great. Make the ganache, then when cool, whip it with whisk attachment. I used this on cupcakes, and it made a great swirl.

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FromScratchSF Posted 5 Jun 2011 , 6:04am
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I bet chocolate SMBC or IMBC.


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scp1127 Posted 5 Jun 2011 , 8:26am
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I agree with FromScratchSF... smooth and velvety... sure sounds like it.

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