Mom's Fudge
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 5 min
  • Servings: 2 Lbs.
  • Preparation Time: 10 Min
  • 3 cups (18 oz.) chocolate chips {I prefer Ghirardelli}
  • 1 (14 oz.) can Eagle Brand® Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • Dash salt
  • 1/2 to 1 cups chopped nuts (optional)(optional)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
DIRECTIONS
  1. LINE 8- or 9-inch square pan with foil, extending foil over edges of pan.
  2. MELT chocolate chips with sweetened condensed milk and salt in heavy saucepan over low heat. Remove from heat. Stir in nuts and vanilla. Spread evenly into prepared pan.
  3. CHILL 2 hours or until firm. Remove from pan by lifting edges of foil. Cut into squares.
  4. MICROWAVE METHOD
  5. COMBINE chocolate chips with sweetened condensed milk and salt in 1-quart glass measure. Cook on HIGH (100% power) 3 minutes or until chips are melted, stirring after 1 1/2 minutes. Stir in remaining ingredients. Proceed as above.
  6. MAKE IT YOU OWN:
  7. My Grandson Shawn and Michael favorite
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  9. My Favorite
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  11. Kahlúa and Cream Basic Recipe Use 3 cups white chips 1/3 cup of Kahlúa 1/2 to 1 cups chopped nuts. NOT FOR ANY ONE UNDER 21.
  12. My mom love this
  13. Butterscotch Covered Chow Mein noodles substitute the Chocolate for 3 cups butterscotch chips add 2 cups Chow Mein Noodles. Also try Andes Mints.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
My mom was not the typical stay at home mom in the 50's and 60's so when she baked it was a treat. What I Love about This recipe is it is so easy and you can be as creative as you want. Submitted by: "Mary Cosgrove"