Beat butter with an electric mixer for 30 seconds or until fluffy. Slowly beat in 2 cups powdered sugar. Once combined, beat in milk, vanilla extract, and salt. Beat in remaining 2 cups powdered sugar.
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Servings and Ingredients
|1 c. Hy-Vee unsalted butter, softened|
|4 c. Hy-Vee powdered sugar, divided|
|2 tbsp. Hy-Vee 2% reduced-fat milk|
|1 tbsp. Hy-Vee vanilla extract|
|¼ tsp. Hy-Vee salt|
|1 tbsp. Hy-Vee unsweetened cocoa powder|
Things To Grab
- Electric mixer
- Large bowl
- Small bowl
Remove 1/3 cup frosting, stir in cocoa powder until well combined.
Spread an even layer of vanilla buttercream on to cake. Dollop with additional butter cream frosting and chocolate frosting. Gently swirl with a spoon.
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Amounts Per Serving
- Total Fat: 9g
- Cholesterol: 25mg
- Sodium: 30mg
- Total Carbohydrates: 24g
- Protein: 0g
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