Mocha Cream Frosting

Mocha Cream Frosting

Give your next batch of homemade frosting a shot of espresso flavor. This mocha buttercream recipe is an easy way to add something extra to cakes and brownies. The coffee flavor will be a welcome addition to any chocolate dessert.


SKILL LEVEL : BeginnerPREP TIME : 5  Minutes


  • 2 teaspoons powdered instant coffee or espresso
  • 3 tablespoons milk, heated slightly
  • 2-2/3 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/4 cup HERSHEY'S Cocoa or HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Cocoa
  • 6 tablespoons butter or margarine, softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  • 1. Dissolve coffee in milk; set aside. Stir together powdered sugar and cocoa; set aside.
  • 2. Beat butter in medium bowl. Add powdered sugar and cocoa mixture alternately with milk, beating to spreading consistency. Stir in vanilla. About 2 cups frosting.

Ingredients sitting on a table

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