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Black Forest Cake Icing

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"This recipe is great with black forest cake or on any other cake. Pair this icing with cherry pie filling and your favorite chocolate cake recipe for a delicious Black Forest cake."
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20 m servings 225
Original recipe yields 12 servings (3 cups)


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  1. Beat cream, sugar, and vanilla extract together in a bowl with an electric mixer until icing is stiff. Refrigerate until set, about 15 minutes.


  • Cook's Notes:
  • The vanilla can be substituted with any other extract. I always use clear vanilla extract with this recipe to make it nice and white.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 225 calories; 22 6.4 1.2 82 23 Full nutrition

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Perfect icing recipe for the carrot cake I made. I didn't like using cream cheese for frosting since 9 out 10 carrot cake frosting recipes posted call for cream cheese. The only thing I modif...

Best ever!!!!!! I love it and can't get enough! !!!

Just what I was looking for a true whipped topping to go with my black forest cake. Thanks!

This is nothing more than a sweetened whipped cream. I find many Black Forest cakes use a stabilized whipped cream. This is good in a hurry, but I will try to find a durable frosting to be able ...