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Chocolate Peanut Butter Frosting Recipe


This chocolate peanut butter frosting is quick and easy, and it's great on a white, yellow, or chocolate cake or cupcakes.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes


  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 3/4 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 to 2/3 cup light cream or evaporated milk


In a mixing bowl, beat peanut butter and cocoa together until smooth and well blended. Beat in the confectioners' sugar, salt, vanilla, and enough light cream for a good spreading consistency.

Makes enough frosting to frost a sheet cake or 2-layer cake.

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