Aunt Jane's Chocolate Cake Icing

Our son who has CF loved this family favorite as he could decorate the cake with his plastic action figures and serve it at birthday parties to his many friends. This cake was loved by all our friends who loved chocolate, as the icing tastes like candy.

by Ann R.

Nutrition information

Servings: 20

Amount per serving

  • 189
  • 8mg
  • 2g
  • 20mg


  • 1 stick(s) unsalted butter
  • 4 Tbsp cocoa
  • 1/3 c sweet whole milk
  • 1 pkg powdered sugar
  • 1 c nuts
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • Add All Ingredients


Prep Time: 15 minutes.
Cook Time: Boil time 8 minutes.

Step 1
Boil together butter, cocoa and whole milk approximately 8 minutes.

Step 2
Remove from heat and add 1 package powdered sugar, nuts, and vanilla

Step 3
Stir and spread on cake while it is hot.

Step 4
Cool cake and decorate if desired.