Recipe By metread
Published Jan 25th
Prep 10m Cook - Additional - Ready In 10m
Servings 3 cups Calories 87

This super yummy Oreo® frosting goes perfectly with a deep, dark chocolate cake. Makes enough to frost a 2-layer cake or 24 cupcakes.

Recipe Ingredients

  • ½ cup butter, softened
  • ½ cup shortening
  • ⅓ (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 3 ½ cups confectioners' sugar
  • 2 tablespoons heavy cream, or more as needed
  • 8 chocolate sandwich cookies (such as Oreo®), finely crushed

Cooking Directions

  1. 1 Combine butter, shortening, and cream cheese in a bowl; beat with an electric mixer until creamy. Add vanilla extract and salt. Beat in confectioners' sugar, 1 cup at a time, until well incorporated. Add enough heavy cream to thin frosting to desired consistency. Fold in crushed cookies.

Nutrition Facts

  • Calories 87
  • Carbohydrate 10.4 g
  • Cholesterol 7.6 mg
  • Fat 5.2 g
  • Protein 0.2 g
  • Saturated Fat 2.3 g
  • Sodium 50.8 mg
  • Sugar 9.6 g

Chef's Notes

Substitute milk for heavy cream if preferred; If frosting is too soft, chill for 10 to 15 minutes before using.


  1. Easy and tasty!! Two great qualities in a recipe!! I kept the recipe as is because there is nothing I would change. Absolute perfection!! Even my Hubby loved it and he isn t too crazy about sweets.