Chocolate Fudge Frosting

Chocolate Fudge Frosting Recipe
Photo: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Heather Chadduck
Slather this intensely rich Chocolate Fudge Frosting over your favorite cakes.



Makes about 2 cups
Total time: 15 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 15 Minutes
Total: 15 Minutes


1/3 cup butter
1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa
1/3 cup milk
1/4 cup sour cream
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
3 cups powdered sugar


Cook first 3 ingredients in a large saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly, 3 to 4 minutes or until butter melts. Remove from heat; whisk in sour cream and vanilla until blended. Gradually add powdered sugar, beating at medium speed with an electric mixer until smooth. Use immediately.