Cherries and Chocolate Fudge

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Cherries and chocolate are an all time favorite combination. This chocolate fudge has candied cherries and almonds throughout, and is topped with more cherries and pecans.

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Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
3 mins
Additional Time:
2 hrs
Total Time:
2 hrs 13 mins
Servings:
60
Yield:
60 pieces

Ingredients

  • 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk

  • 1 (12 ounce) package semisweet chocolate chips

  • ½ cup chopped almonds

  • ½ cup chopped candied cherries

  • 1 teaspoon almond extract

  • ¼ cup pecan halves

  • ¼ cup candied cherries, halved

Directions

  1. Line an 8 x 8 inch square pan with aluminum foil.

  2. In a microwave-safe bowl combine sweetened condensed milk and chocolate chips; microwave on high for 1 1/2 minutes, or until chocolate is melted. Stir until smooth. Stir in chopped almonds, chopped cherries and almond extract. Pour into prepared pan and spread evenly. Place pecan halves and cherry halves on top.

  3. Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours, or until firm. Cut into 1 inch squares. Store, covered, in refrigerator.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

61 Calories
3g Fat
9g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 60
Calories 61
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3g 4%
Saturated Fat 1g 7%
Cholesterol 2mg 1%
Sodium 10mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 9g 3%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Total Sugars 8g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 0mg 1%
Calcium 23mg 2%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 53mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.