10 Fabulous Fudge Recipes | Midwest Living

10 Fabulous Fudge Recipes

Fudge has a special place on many holiday tables. Try a classic version or variations with ingredients like cherries, almonds or peppermint.

Fanciful Peppermint Fudge

Mint flavor infuses this creamy, easy fudge. If you like, use two cups mint-flavor semisweet chocolate pieces instead of the chocolate pieces and extract.

Fanciful Peppermint Fudge

Easy Fudge

Midwest Living Senior Travel Editor Kendra Williams shared this Easy Fudge recipe; her grandparents made it every year, and it's just not Christmas without it.

Easy Fudge

Pumpkin Fudge

Set this pretty golden fudge on a plate with traditional chocolate fudge and a white fudge for an appealing array of colors. The recipe is from a Cherokee, Iowa, reader and was a winner at the Clay County Fair.

Pumpkin Fudge

White Christmas Cherry-Almond Fudge

Fudge in any flavor makes a classic holiday treat, but our white fudge dotted with dried cherries and toasted almonds looks especially festive. The recipe comes from the Inn at Cedar Falls near Logan, Ohio.

White Christmas Cherry-Almond Fudge

Latte Fudge

A shot of espresso adds flavor and color to this holiday sweet. The recipe makes about five dozen pieces, so you'll have plenty to give as gifts.

Latte Fudge

Creamy Rich Pistachio-Tangerine Fudge

When we decided to create a new holiday fudge, we started with a no-fail version and added tangerine peel, pistachios and white baking pieces. Yum!

Creamy Rich Pistachio-Tangerine Fudge

Peanut Butter Fudge

Peanut butter fans will love this creamy, nutty fudge, made with peanut butter pieces, marshmallow creme and finely chopped peanuts. Add extra peanuts on top if you want some more crunch.

Peanut Butter Fudge

Fanciful Peppermint Fudge

Mint flavor infuses this creamy, easy fudge. If you like, use two cups mint-flavor semisweet chocolate pieces instead of the chocolate pieces and extract.

Fanciful Peppermint Fudge

Cream Cheese-Rum Fudge

Cream cheese flavors these chocolaty squares, a favorite recipe from a Dubuque, Iowa, reader. If you'd prefer, try substituting almond, peppermint or orange extract for the rum flavoring.

Cream Cheese-Rum Fudge

Candied Cherry Opera Fudge

No shortcuts on this fudge, studded with chopped candied red cherries — you've got to follow classic fudge instructions to cook it to "soft ball stage" and then to beat vigorously. Make sure you've got an accurate candy thermometer!

Candied Cherry Opera Fudge

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