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Chocolate Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Lil' Luna
This recipe makes the fluffiest, creamiest homemade Chocolate Buttercream Frosting! It tastes amazing on all your baked goods.
5 from 7 votes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 12
Calories 133 kcal



  • Beat together the butter and cocoa powder until light and fluffy.
  • Add the powdered sugar, milk, vanilla, and salt. Mix until well blended, adding additional milk if needed to bring the frosting together.
  • Continue to beat for 3-5 minutes, until light and fluffy.
  • Pipe the buttercream onto the cooled cupcakes.


Calories: 133kcalCarbohydrates: 16gProtein: 1gFat: 8gSaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 21mgSodium: 69mgPotassium: 31mgFiber: 1gSugar: 15gVitamin A: 236IUCalcium: 7mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Chocolate Buttercream Frosting
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