Mocha Buttercream Frosting
1/2 cup Organic Fair Trade Unsweetened Cocoa
1 lb. confectioners sugar
1 stick (4 oz.) butter, softened
2 teaspoons instant coffee granules, dissolved in 1/4 cup coffee
Combine confectioners sugar and cocoa in a bowl and stir well to combine. Add the softened butter and mix in gently. Add the coffee liquid a small amount at a time, and beat with electric beater until smooth and spreadable. You may not need all of the coffee liquid and you may also need to add slightly more.