Mocha Icing Recipe

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Mocha Icing Recipe

This is great for icing on vanilla cake.

How To Make Mocha Icing

5 from 2 votes

A wonderful quick and easy recipe of mocha icing that goes well with vanilla-based cake desserts for those looking for a deeper and richer flavor than the regular vanilla buttercream frosting. It goes exceptionally well with the light and sweet cake base with its coffee for that incredible bittersweet contrast.

Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 10 mins
Total: 25 mins


  • 1 ½ cup confectioners' sugar
  • 3 tbsp butter
  • 2 tbsp coffee
  • 1 tsp vanilla


  1. Cream butter and sugar.
  2. Add coffee and vanilla.
  3. Mix smooth.
  4. Spread on cake.
  5. Chill cake.


  • Sugar: 44g
  • :
  • Calcium: 3mg
  • Calories: 254kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 45g
  • Fat: 8g
  • Protein: 1g
  • Saturated Fat: 2g
  • Sodium: 100mg
  • Vitamin A: 376IU
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