Easy Microwave Fudge Recipe

 

Thanks to the microwave this is the easiest fudge recipe

This isn’t just an easy fudge recipe, it’s the easiest fudge recipe! 

I love to have fudge on my holiday Christmas plates, it’s just such a traditional part of the holidays. As much as I love the real fancy fudge recipe my grandmother made, I just never seem to find the time. 

This simple microwave fudge recipe comes together with just a few ingredients, hardly any prep time (as in none) and still tastes delicious!

Easy on the budget and quick to make means that it’s one of those recipes that stays on my holiday baking tradition list.

Plus, it’s a great one for the kids to help out with because it’s so easy and it’s also a fantastic recipe for those who are beginners in the kitchen. 

Ingredients for this making Microwave Fudge

1/2 cup unsalted butter
2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
1 1/4 cups sweetened condensed milk
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

How to make Easy Microwave Fudge

Do you know now to make fudge in the microwave? 

I can’t believe we used to make it the old fashioned way, this is so much easier and honestly, more affordable too! 

Microwave Fudge is a quick and easy way to make a yummy holiday treat without spending hours and hours in the kitchen.

microwave fudge recipe made with a few ingredients

Combine first three ingredients in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave for one minute and remove and stir. Continue this process of microwaving and stirring in 30 second increments until you have a smooth mixture. 

melting fudge in microwave

Stir in vanilla. 

making fudge in microwave

Line a baking dish (I use an 8×8 backing pan) with foil or parchment paper. Pour the chocolate mixture into the dish and spread evenly. 

Pouring Fudge into foil lined pan

fudge in freezer

fudge in freezer on foil lined pan

Refrigerate until hardened. Lift the fudge out of the dish and cut into cubes. 

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Make this easy fudge recipe in the microwave

Simple right? I love easy desserts, and if you do too then you’ll want to check out all of the recipes and DIY that we share on Pinterest.

If you are looking to make this fudge as part of a lovely Christmas cookie platter, here are some of our other favorite Christmas cookie recipes: 

Lofthouse Reindeer Cookie Recipe

Elegant Christmas Tree Cookie Recipe

Christmas Cornflake Wreath Cookie Recipe

Christmas Muddy Buddies Recipe

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Print this Easy Microwave Fudge Recipe

Yield: 48

Easy Microwave Fudge Recipe

Thanks to the microwave this is the easiest fudge recipe

Easy and so yummy, this microwave fudge recipe will be a favorite during the holidays. Tastes a little like Grandma's fudge recipe but so much easier and affordable to make. If you love having fudge on your Christmas cookie platter, this is a great way to do that without spending a ton of time and money.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 1/4 cups sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Instructions

    Combine first three ingredients in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave for one minute and remove and stir. Continue this process of microwaving and stirring in 30 second increments until you have a smooth mixture. 

    Stir in vanilla.

    Line a baking dish (I use an 8x8 backing pan) with foil or parchment paper. Pour the chocolate mixture into the dish and spread evenly. 

    Refrigerate until hardened. Lift the fudge out of the dish and cut into cubes. 

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

48

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 78Total Fat: 5gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 8mgSodium: 11mgCarbohydrates: 9gFiber: 0gSugar: 8gProtein: 1g

*This is just an estimate

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Easy Microwave Fudge Recipe