Black Onyx Buttercream Frosting Recipe from Savory Spice
Print Recipe Print Recipe Facebook Share Twitter Share Pinterest Share Email to a Friend

Test Kitchen Approved Recipe

This dark, chocolatey American buttercream pairs perfectly with your favorite cake.


YIELD
3 cups

TIME
Active Prep: 10 min

INGREDIENTS

Add all Savory items to cart


DIRECTIONS

Add butter, Dutch Cocoa Powder, Black Onyx Cocoa Powder, Madagascar Vanilla Bean Paste, and Pure Espresso Powder to the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the whisk attachment. Beat on high until well-combined. Reduce speed to low and alternate adding 1 cup powdered sugar and a splash of milk to mixture at a time. After each addition, increase speed until incorporated before reducing speed and repeating. Once full amounts of powdered sugar and milk have been added, beat on high for 2 to 3 min., or until smooth, fluffy, and spreadable.



SERVING SUGGESTIONS

This frosting pairs well with Dark Chocolate Cake. Makes enough to frost 2 (9-inch) round cakes.

THANKS TO
Cindy Jones

NUTRITION
Gluten-Free
Nut-Free
Vegetarian



ITEMS IN THIS RECIPE

Recipe Reviews