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Hot Chocolate Buttercream Frosting is the perfect addition to your favorite holiday treats. This frosting whips up in 5 minutes or less. Use it on everything from cookies to cupcakes or grab a spoon and dig right in!

Hot Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

This Hot Chocolate Buttercream Frosting is the perfect addition to your favorite holiday treats. Use it on everything from cookies to cupcakes to bars and more! 'Tis the season!
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Author Cathy Trochelman

Ingredients

  • 1/3 c. salted butter
  • 1/3 c. International Delight Milk Hot Chocolate
  • 2 Tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 4 c. powdered sugar
  • marshmallow bits

Instructions

  1. Place butter in a large mixing bowl and beat until fluffy.
  2. Gradually add in 2 cups of powdered sugar, beating well.
  3. Slowly add in hot chocolate and cocoa powder.
  4. Add remaining 2 cups of powdered sugar, a little bit at a time, mixing thoroughly.
  5. *Optional: heat frosting slightly before using. Top with marshmallow bits.