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Food & Drink * Easy Microwave Fudge Recipe



We make this fudge recipe every Christmas. It is easy & rich & creamy. It is a recipe that is easy enough for even the beginner cook. It can be enjoyed any time throughout the year.

Easy Microwave Fudge
  • 1 stick butter (half cup)
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2/3 cup evaporated milk
  • 1tsp vanilla
  • 2 cups mini-marshmallows
  • 1 1/2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
Melt butter then add sugar and milk. Cook in microwave for 3 min. on high then stir. Cook another 3 min. on high then stir. Cook 2 min. on high then stir. Add vanilla, marshmallows, and chocolate chips Mix until melted. Pour into a greased 8x8 pan. Allow to set-up.

*Caution when making any candy in the microwave the bowl & the fudge mixture will be very hot!

Sweet & Simple Tips:

- line pan with foil to turn out fudge easily
- add chopped nuts
- use milk or white chocolate chips in place of semi-sweet chips
- use peanut butter in place of chocolate chips


post & photo by April A. Founder & Editor-in-Chief recipe by Catherine Atwater