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The Best Vegan Chocolate Frosting

  • Author: Posh Little Designs
  • Prep Time: 1
  • Cook Time: 4
  • Total Time: 5
  • Category: Baking
  • Method: Frosting
  • Cuisine: Dessert


The very best vegan chocolate frosting, made with organic shortening, vegan butter sugar and cocoa powder. Dairy & Gluten Free



1 cup organic shortening

1/2 cup vegan butter of choice

1.5 cups confectioners sugar

1/4 cup + 2TBSP organic unsweetened cocoa powder

pinch of salt

1 tsp alcohol free vanilla extract


In the bowl of a stand mixer, mix together shortening and butter.

Pour in powdered sugar and cocoa powder until incorporated.

add pinch of salt and vanilla extract and mix on medium high until blended.

The perfect frosting for alternative cakes, cupcakes and more!

Keywords: Chocolate Frosting, Vegan, Recipes, Cupcakes, Dessert