This Basic Chocolate Frosting is the easiest chocolate frosting you'll ever make. Only 4 ingredients, a few minutes of time, and you have a homemade chocolate frosting that beats anything storebought. Goes perfectly on cupcakes, brownies, or cakes like our Basic Chocolate Cake.
, room temperature
Powdered Confectioners Sugar
Dark Cocoa Powder
Place the Butter (1 cup) in the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment.
Mix on a high speed until the butter is pale and fluffy, about 5 minutes.
Add the Powdered Confectioners Sugar (2 cups) and Dark Cocoa Powder (1/2 cup) and mix until it just comes together.
Add the Milk (1/4 cup) and mix on a high speed until light and fluffy.
Frost your cake with the Chocolate Frosting and decorate as desired. Serve and enjoy!
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