Sugar Free Chocolate Frosting (Ganache)

You’d never guess this rich dark chocolate frosting is sugar free! Pour the ganache over your dessert for a glossy-smooth finish, or chill then whip it into a deliciously spreadable frosting.

There are many brands of sugar free chocolate chips on the market. Right now, Lily’s & Krisda are my favorite brand.

Combine the hot cream with the remaining ingredients and gently stir until mixture is smooth.

Pour over cake while still warm for a smooth chocolate coating, or chill for about 1 hour in fridge until chocolate is firm. Then whip to soften and spread over cake.



Sugar Free Chocolate Frosting (Ganache)
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Serves: ¾ cup
  • 100g/3.5oz sugar free chocolate chips (or a chocolate bar with 85% cocao or more)
  • 2 Tbsp butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • ¼ cup heavy cream
  1. in a bowl combine chocolate, butter, and vanilla.
  2. Heat cream until just before boiling, then pour over chocolate. Let sit for a minute, then slowly stir until everything is combined and mixture is smooth.
  3. For a ganache coating: pour chocolate mixture directly over your dessert (ie. cake, cheesecake, etc).
  4. For a whipped frosting: Chill in fridge until set, about 1 hour. Using a hand mixer, beat chocolate until light and fluffy. Spread over dessert.


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