Cherries and chocolate fudge

    Cherries and chocolate fudge


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    About this recipe: Cherries and chocolate are an all time favourite combination. This chocolate fudge has glace cherries and almonds throughout, and is topped with more cherries and pecans.

    Serves: 60 

    • 1 (397g) tin condensed sweetened milk
    • 325g plain chocolate or chocolate chips
    • 60g chopped almonds
    • 85g chopped glace cherries
    • 1 teaspoon almond extract
    • 25g pecan halves
    • 40g glace cherries, halved

    Prep:10min  ›  Cook:3min  ›  Extra time:2hr  ›  Ready in:2hr13min 

    1. Line a 20cm square tin with aluminium foil.
    2. In a microwave-safe bowl combine condensed milk and chocolate; 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 tin and spread evenly. Place pecan halves and cherry halves on top.
    3. Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours, or until firm. Cut into 2.5cm squares. Store, covered, in refrigerator.

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    Reviews (2)


    This was less like fudge and more like the sweetest, sickliest ganache ever. - 18 Jul 2012


    I heated this on the hob rather than in the microwave, and it was fantastic. Easy to make, a great one to do with the kids. Well worth giving a go! - 19 Sep 2015

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