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Chocolate Fudge

Chocolate Fudge

 

I've never really made chocolate fudge mostly because I'm not a fan of it. However, I had noticed a new Hershey's chocolate spread had just come out and I really enjoy trying new things. This chocolate is absolutely divine. It's a must try. I loved the spread so much that I had decided to give it a try in a fudge recipe. I've never been so happy that I've experimented with this. The fudge is so creamy. It's a pleasant mouth feel.

Chocolate Fudge

I drizzled a little white coating chocolate on the top of the fudge to give it a little more eye appeal. I also had some left over Andes peppermint crunch that I sprinkled on a few of the pieces. Really though, the pieces are absolutely wonderful without any additions.

Chocolate Fudge

It seems like the closer we get to Christmas, the more things I need to bake. It's an overwhelming pull to the kitchen. I can't be the only one that feels this way. Otherwise, there wouldn't be so many complaints during the holiday season about the weight gain.  So, I'm scrambling to get all my recipes to my viewers before Wednesday morning.

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Chocolate Fudge

Chocolate Fudge

Chocolate Fudge

Chocolate Fudge

With just 5 ingredients, this Chocolate Fudge is a super simple recipe that the entire family can enjoy making together!
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine Dessert
Servings 42
Calories 89 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 tablespoons salted butter
  • 1 cup Hershey's Spreads Chocolate
  • ยผ cup coating chocolate coins , for garnish (optional)

Instructions

  • Line an 8x8 pan with tin foil. Set aside.
  • In a large saucepan, add in the sugar, milk, and butter, Turn the burner onto medium and stir until everything is dissolved.
  • Measure out the chocolate and have it ready.
  • Using a candy thermometer, bring the mixture up to 236-239 degrees or soft ball stage. Stir occasionally.
  • Remove from heat and quickly add in the Hershey's chocolate spread. Stir until the chocolate is completely combined into the sugar mixture.
  • Pour into the pan and place into the fridge into chilled. It will probably take 30-45 minutes. Cut into small squares.

For Garnish

  • Microwave the coating chocolates in 20 second intervals until completely melted. Using a spoon, drizzle the chocolate over top of the fudge squares. Let the chocolate set.

Notes

Store Chocolate Fudge in an air tight container at room temperature for up to 3 days.

Nutrition

Calories: 89kcalCarbohydrates: 15gProtein: 1gFat: 3gSaturated Fat: 3gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.02gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.1gTrans Fat: 0.01gCholesterol: 1mgSodium: 8mgPotassium: 38mgFiber: 0.4gSugar: 15gVitamin A: 18IUCalcium: 15mgIron: 0.3mg

(Nutrition facts are an estimate and not guaranteed to be accurate. Please see a registered dietitian for special diet advice.)

 

 

 

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One Comment

  1. Yum looks so good ๐Ÿ™‚ I love fudge and it looks as though you have been on a real candy making madness recently. Its crazy this time of year trying to get everything done, I have had to cut loads of recipes from my blog as there were so many Christmas recipes and just not enough time to post them all! At least I will have plenty for next year ๐Ÿ˜€ Good luck with getting them all done. Merry Christmas and I hope 2014 is a good one ๐Ÿ™‚

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