Homemade frosting is so easy and quick to make. It makes any cake taste better. Once you try this, you may never buy store bought again.
CHOCOLATE BUTTERCREAM FROSTING
(makes 4 cups)
*1/3 cup butter
*2 1/4 cups powdered sugar
*2 squares unsweetened chocolate, melted
*1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa
*1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
*2 1/4 - 2 1/2 tablespoons heavy cream
~Mix all ingredients until smooth and to your desired consistency.
~Spread on cake, cookies or brownies.