Friday, February 15, 2019

Vintage Recipe: Chocolate Frosting

I'm digging into old recipe boxes and rediscovering the family favorites hidden inside! You'll find carefully handwritten recipe cards, newspapers and magazines clippings and even some hastily scrawled directions on scraps of paper, all from years (and years) ago! They're all getting scanned and transcribed so you can enjoy them in your own home kitchen. 

This recipe for “Frosting” is actually for Chocolate Frosting. It was handwritten on an index card. The recipe is part of a modest collection of vintage recipes, some dating back to the 1940s. Other than this clue, the age of the recipe card is unknown.

The original recipe has been scanned and is transcribed below. It can be printed for use in your own home kitchen. Enjoy!

See more recipes from this collection

Please Note: Every effort has been made to transcribe these old recipe cards completely and accurately. Many have faded, are stained, or simply do not include every step or tool used in the process. We have changed the wording in some places and added instruction in others to make the text a bit clearer. We do not test or verify all the information found on these old cards. If you choose use the information found here, please know that you do so at your own risk.
vintage recipe, chocolate frosting, icing
Pin it

Chocolate Frosting



  1. Melt Chocolate.
  2. Add sugar, egg and vanilla. Beat until smooth.
  3. Add butter 1 Tbsp at a time, beating smooth after each addition.
Created using The Recipes Generator

DISCLOSURE:This post may contain affiliate links. I earn from qualified purchases. Thank you for supporting Little House In Colorado.

No comments: