Minute Fudge Frosting Recipe


Difficulty LevelEasyCourse
Main Ingredient


 Chocolate square1 Ounce, finely cut (unsweetened)
 Granulated sugar1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Milk1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Vegetable shortening1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Salt1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Vanilla extract1 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1427 Calories from Fat 555

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 62 g94.9%

Saturated Fat 19.2 g96%

Trans Fat 6.7 g

Cholesterol 13.5 mg

Sodium 527.1 mg22%

Total Carbohydrates 223 g74.2%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 220.4 g

Protein 2 g4.9%

Vitamin A 1.5% Vitamin C

Calcium 8.8% Iron 0.49%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Place chocolate, sugar, milk, vegetable shortening, and salt in a saucepan.
Bring slowly to a full rolling boil, stirring constantly, and boil 1 min.
Beat until lukewarm.
Add vanilla and beat until thick enough to spread.
The mixture may still be warm.
If the frosting becomes too thick, add about 1 tablesp cream.
Fills and frosts 2 8" or 9" layers.