Mail. Martha Stewart may receive compensation when you click through and purchase from links contained on It’s so easy to make that your kids can help you in the kitchen. Mix in milk, vanilla extract, butter flavoring and salt, until creamy. BAKE. With it’s simple, straight-forward and slightly sweeter flavor, this is the perfect icing for an Old Fashioned Chocolate Cake.

I added a full 1/2 cup of cocoa powder to the buttercream to make a frosting with a big chocolate flavor. It just seems so unethical when I see a yellow cake with another frosting. No melting chocolate, just throw it all in a bowl and mix until creamy. It's the perfect filling for an old fashioned layer cake. As much as I love my sweets, I’m not a fan of too-sweet frostings. As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases.

Pour the warm milk over the cocoa and whisk until smooth. (mixture will be very grainy). Get inspired to make your porch your new favorite living space with these ideas designed to add a refined look to any outdoor space. Beginner. All the essential dishes are here, just on a smaller scale. There are so many delicious ways to use this hard-shell squash, from soups and salads to lasagna and pizza. Hosting fewer guests this holiday season due to the coronavirus pandemic? SKILL LEVEL. Put butter and cream cheese into the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle attachment. Baking is an art and a science, but it’s not rocket science.

© Copyright 2020 Meredith Corporation. Butternut squash might be fall's most versatile (and beloved!) Which is just how a frosting should be! I get mad when I see, Lemon Velvet Cake w/ Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting. Much as I love my Italian Meringue Buttercream, there is also a place for this simpler, yet very tasty, chocolate buttercream frosting.

Switch to the whisk and whip until light and airy. 1/2 cup (2 oz, 56g) Dutch process cocoa powder, 1 cup (8 oz, 224g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature, 4 cups (16 oz, 448g) confectioner's sugar. Out comes this creamy, chocolatey frosting that is good enough to eat all by itself. Just as there are different types of chocolate cakes for different tastes; there are different types of frostings that seem to go well with those different cakes. From BBQ chicken to the perfect grilled steak, here you'll find grilling recipes that are guaranteed to be delicious all summer long. 0 min. Scrape the sides of the bowl. If you love this recipe as much as I do, please consider leaving a 5-star review. It’s a rule. 5 min.

Required fields are marked *. Add the cooled cocoa mix, switch to the whisk. Cocoa gives this buttercream a lovely fudgy flavor. They make me so happy!!