Cook over medium heat stirring constantly until mixture thickens about 12 minutes. Well I was still trying to thicken it at 345 this morning and it never thickened so I started over.
How do you thicken German chocolate frosting.
How to thicken german chocolate frosting. 230-235ºF 106-112ºC Add cornstarch one tablespoon at a time to get to desired thickness. To get the frosting thicker you have to cook it 15 to 20 min. I used the recipe on here German Chocolate Cake II It had 1 14 cup sugar 1 egg yolk 2 cups heavy whipping cream and that was supposed to thicken on a double boiler.
Use a candy thermometer. Then after it thickened I was supposed to add the coconutpecans. Too much can lead to graininess or an off taste especially with cornstarch.
Add a small amount of cornstarch or confectioners sugar if the mixture remains runny. When a small amount of sugar syrup is dropped into very cold water it forms a ball that does not hold its shape when. What to do with leftovers.
Whisk it in while the frosting is still hot adding small pinches until the frosting begins to thicken. If your frosting is too thick add a little extra powdered sugar. How to thicken chocolate frosting Add a little milk to the frosting until you get the right consistency.
Combine milk granulated sugar egg yolks butter and vanilla in a saucepan.