Creamy Chocolate Butter Icing Creamy Chocolate Butter Icing

Author: Canadian Living

Having the butter truly soft prevents the icing from splitting when tinting it.

  • Portion size 1 serving
  • Credits : Canadian Living Magazine: November 2008

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 5 cups icing sugar
  • 2/3 cups whipping cream
  • 2 oz unsweetened chocolate melted and cooled
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla

Method

In bowl, beat butter until light; gradually beat in sugar and cream, making 3 additions of sugar and 2 of cream. Beat in chocolate and vanilla. (Make-ahead: Cover and refrigerate for up to 24 hours; beat before use.)

Nutritional facts Per 1 tbsp (15 mL) : about

  • Sodium 22 mg
  • Protein trace
  • Calories 75.0
  • Total fat 4 g
  • Cholesterol 11 mg
  • Saturated fat 3 g
  • Total carbohydrate 10 g

%RDI

  • Iron 1.0
  • Vitamin A 3.0
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Creamy Chocolate Butter Icing

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