Chocolate buttercream frosting is the perfect way to finish off any cake. Whether you’re topping a birthday cake, cupcakes, or even a special treat for yourself, these 11 best chocolate buttercream recipes provide a creamy, smooth, and delicious topping with the added bonus of chocolate.
From classic chocolate buttercream frosting to chocolate mascarpone variations, you’ll find the perfect recipe to make your cake sweet and delicious. So look no further than this list, you’re sure to find the perfect recipe to make your cake sweet and delicious.
Fluffy Chocolate Buttercream Frosting
This fluffy chocolate buttercream frosting is the best chocolate frosting for cakes, cupcakes, or your favorite icing topped desserts! Makes enough for a 2 layer cake or 24 cupcakes
This decadent, five ingredient Dark Chocolate Buttercream Frosting takes just five minutes to prepare. You’ll never stray towards the aisles of canned frosting again with this recipe in your back pocket.
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5-Minute Chocolate Buttercream Frosting
Learn how to make chocolate buttercream frosting with this easy 5-minute recipe. This is my absolute favorite recipe for chocolate frosting, it's so simple! Perfect for cakes, cupcakes, and so much more!
This perfect Chocolate Swiss Meringue Buttercream recipe is lightly sweet, creamy, and loaded with chocolate flavor. It's much less sweet than American buttercream and whips up to be silky and light. The frosting is versatile enough to be slathered over layer cakes, piped onto cupcakes, or used a fi...
Silky smooth delicious custard-based Chocolate German Buttercream.Recipe makes about 4 cups/1liter of buttercream.Serving size: 1/4 cup .Fills and frosts 3 layered-6 inch cake, 16 cupcakes, or Dobos Cake - see the recipe link in the recipe notes.
Achieve a fluffy and smooth chocolate buttercream frosting with the perfect balance of butter and powdered sugar, using Dutch Processed cocoa powder. This recipe guarantees an amazing finishing touch for your cakes and cupcakes.
Made with just a few ingredients in under 10 minutes, this Chocolate Buttercream is rich and chocolatey, with a smooth and creamy texture. Perfect for topping cupcakes, cakes, and more. It's my absolute favorite chocolate buttercream!