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Chocolate Sour Cream Frosting

Categories: Frosting & Fillings

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Sweet and yet slightly sour, this chocolate frosting is great for vanilla or chocolate cakes and cupcakes.


  • 3 Tbsp. margarine or butter
  • 1 1/2 c. semi sweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 c. sour cream
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 3 1/2 c. powdered sugar


In a small saucepan heat and stir 1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate pieces and 3 tablespoons margarine or butter until melted. Stir in 1/2 cup dairy sour cream and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Gradually add 3 1/2 cups sifted powdered sugar, beating until smooth.