- 1 lb powdered sugar — sifted
- 1/2 cup cocoa powder — sifted
- 1/4 cup chocolate milk
- 1/2 cup pecans — chopped
- 1 tbsp vanilla extract
- 1/2 cup butter (unsalted) — chop into small cubes
Chocolate fudge is an all-time favorite dessert that’s ultra-smooth, creamy, sweet, and absolutely delicious. With the creamy texture of condensed milk and the awe-inspiring rich flavor of butter, this chocolate fudge blends age-old flavors with modern aesthetics. It’s super tasty and promises to be the award-winning star at your next party. Stuff a portion of the delectable chocolate fudge into your mouth allowing some chocolate to dribble down your cheeks. Savor the pure joy of chocolate and indulge in the magic of this supreme delicacy!
Chocolate is a rich source of antioxidants. It is great for reducing the risk of heart diseases and helps enhance brain function. Chocolate is also known to protect the skin from the damage caused by the sun. Dark chocolate is rich in magnesium, iron, and manganese.
How to make Chocolate Fudge
Note: If your fudge does not set, it’s an indication of you not microwaving it for the allowed time at the required wattage. You probably did not allow it to set in the refrigerator.
Interestingly, chocolate comes from a fruit tree and it is made from a seed. As many as 400 cocoa beans make 1 lb of chocolate. A single cocoa tree produces 2500 beans. Chocolate has more than 600 flavor compounds. Chocolate milk is considered to be an effective recovery drink after workouts! Did you know white chocolate is not chocolate in the strict sense of the word? It only contains cocoa butter, after all!
70% of the world’s cocoa comes from Africa. Cocoa beans were once so valued that they were used as a form of currency. No wonder chocolate is so precious!