Peanut Butter Fudge
Recipe from Midwest Living

This chewy nutty fudge will bring out the child in everyone.



by 8  people


add your rating
add a comment
Servings: 36
Yield: 3-1/3 pounds
Prep Time: 20 mins
Related Categories: Candy, Desserts
Recent Activity:
 
savings in
 
Ingredients
  • see savings
    On Sale
    4   cups 
    sugar
  • see savings
    On Sale
    2  5  ounce can 
    evaporated milk (1-1/3 cups)
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1   cup 
    butter (no substitutes)
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1  10  ounce package 
    peanut butter pieces (1-3/4 cups)
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1  7  ounce jar 
    marshmallow creme
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1   cup 
    finely chopped peanuts
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1   teaspoon 
    vanilla

Directions
1.
Line an 8x8x2-inch baking pan with foil; extend foil over edges. Butter foil; set aside.
2.
Butter sides of a heavy 3-quart saucepan. Add sugar, evaporated milk, and butter. Clip a candy thermometer to side of pan. Cook and stir over medium-high heat to 236 degree F, soft-ball stage (about 12 minutes).
3.
Remove saucepan from heat; remove thermometer. Add peanut butter pieces, marshmallow creme, peanuts, and vanilla; stir till peanut butter pieces are melted. Spread into prepared pan. Score into 36 squares while warm. When firm, cut into squares. Cool completely and wrap with plastic wrap. Store in the refrigerator. Makes about 3-1/3 pounds (36 servings).
Make Ahead Tip
  • Refrigerate 2 to 3 weeks or freeze up to 1 year.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 223, Fat, total (g) 10, chol. (mg) 16, sat. fat (g) 5, carb. (g) 32, fiber (g) 1, pro. (g) 3, sodium (mg) 117, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Add Your Review
 Articles
Grill Like a Pro: Steaks with Gorgonzola Butter
... things up a bit, I decided to try making Rib Eye Steaks with Gorgonzola Butter. Click here for our steaks... with gorgonzola butter recipe Compound butter is just a fancy way of saying softened butter that's mixed... them up and added them to the melted butter, gorgonzola cheese, and onion-garlic cream cheese... read more...
Chicken and Noodles in Peanut Sauce: Clean Out the Fridge for Dinner
.... And if you have someone with a nut allergy in your house, you can easily substitute sun butter for the peanut... butter and have equally delicious results! Get the full recipe for Chicken and Pasta in Peanut Sauce here.... plate, I recently revisited an old favorite: Chicken and Pasta in Peanut Sauce. The beauty... read more...
I Quit Sugar: A Review and a Recipe for Chocolate Nut Butter Cups
...-25 You know those junky peanut butter cups you can buy? Well, these are same but way better. The coconut... powder 1 tablespoon brown rice syrup 2 tablespoons coconut cream cup peanut, macadamia, or almond butter... recipe that I am quite sure everyone will love--especially the kids! Chocolate Nut Butter Cups Makes About 20... read more...
how tos
Food Blogs We Love
see more blogs

shop our favorite products