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My Christmas Fudge Recipe
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My Christmas Fudge Recipe

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This fudge is virtually foolproof and so creamy you won't believe it. I've searched for years for the richest fudge, and this one does it for me. You can add just about anything you like to customize it.—Barbara Miller, Oakdale, Minnesota
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Cook: 10 min. + cooling
MAKES:96 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Cook: 10 min. + cooling
MAKES: 96 servings

Ingredients

  • 4-1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 can (12 ounces) evaporated milk
  • 1/2 cup butter, cubed
  • 2 packages (11-1/2 ounces each) milk chocolate chips
  • 4-1/2 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 2 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped
  • 3 cups chopped walnuts, toasted
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 4 ounces white baking chocolate, melted

Nutritional Facts

1 piece equals 127 calories, 6 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 6 mg cholesterol, 18 mg sodium, 17 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein.

Directions

  1. Line a 13x9-in. pan with foil; coat with cooking spray.
  2. In a heavy Dutch oven, combine sugar, milk and butter. Bring to a rapid boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Cook and stir 5 minutes. Remove from heat.
  3. Stir in chocolate chips, marshmallows and chopped chocolate until melted. Fold in walnuts and vanilla. Immediately spread into prepared pan. Drizzle with melted white baking chocolate; cool completely.
  4. Using foil, lift fudge out of pan. Remove foil; cut fudge into 96 squares. Store between layers of waxed paper in airtight containers. Yield: 5-3/4 pounds (96 pieces).
Editor's Note: To toast nuts, spread in a 15x10x1-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for 5-10 minutes or until lightly browned, stirring occasionally. Or, spread in a dry nonstick skillet and heat over low heat until lightly browned, stirring occasionally.
Originally published as My Christmas Fudge in Taste of Home December 2013

Nutritional Facts

1 piece equals 127 calories, 6 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 6 mg cholesterol, 18 mg sodium, 17 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein.

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Reviewed Dec. 16, 2014

"This was very easy to prepare (no candy thermometer needed!). I used chopped hazelnuts instead of walnuts, which worked out very well. Also, I used 4 oz of the bittersweet chocolate and cut back a tad on the milk chocolate for a slightly richer chocolate flavor. This was tasty and made enough to last the entire holiday season. Thanks for a great recipe!"

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Reviewed Dec. 16, 2014

"Great fudge! My family said it was the best fudge I ever made."

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Reviewed Dec. 14, 2014

"Best fudge recipe ever....make sure to use medium heat and I only stir occasionally. Stiring too much creates crystals which causes gritty fudge."

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Reviewed Dec. 14, 2014

"I used to make this fudge years ago and has been sometime since last made. I was given this exact same recipe when I got engaged over 36 years ago...back then the recipe was known as "Mamie Eisenhower's Million Dollar Fudge". Always a hit with just about anyone that has a piece. Great gift during the holidays!"

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Reviewed Dec. 11, 2014

"Delicious - used two small marsh mellow creme jars - was out of marshmellows yum yum"

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