AUTOPLAY
Black Buttercream Frosting
5 steps
What you’ll need
4 1/2-5 cups sifted
Powdered Sugar
5 Tablespoons
Heavy Whipping Cream
Super Black Gel Food Color
4 Tablespoons sifted
Cocoa powder
1 teaspoon
Vanilla
1 cup (2 sticks)
Unsalted butter
1/4 teaspoon
Salt
Beat butter and slowly add in sifted cocoa & powder sugar, salt, vanilla and cream until combined
1. Beat butter and slowly add in sifted cocoa & powder sugar, salt, vanilla and cream until combined
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Now add the black food coloring and mix well. Scrape bowl and continue to beat.
2. Now add the black food coloring and mix well. Scrape bowl and continue to beat.
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Mix by hand to get air bubbles out.
3. Mix by hand to get air bubbles out.
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Gel food coloring gets darker with time. It’s best to make in advance so it has time to get darker
4. Gel food coloring gets darker with time. It’s best to make in advance so it has time to get darker
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This is 4-5 hours after I made it. Already very dark.
5. This is 4-5 hours after I made it. Already very dark.
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