Peanut Butter Marshmallow Fudge

Today I made Peanut Butter Marshmallow Fudge!

This recipe is from Barbara “Babs” Platts, mother of Congressman Todd Platts.

2C white granulated sugar, 1/2C milk, 1/4C butter, 9oz creamy peanut butter, 6 1/2oz marshmallow cream

[I used crunchy peanut butter instead of creamy.]

Heat sugar, milk and butter on medium until boiling, stirring constantly. Boil exactly five minutes without stirring. Remove from heat and let mixture stand exactly six minutes. Add peanut butter. Blend well. Add marshmallow cream. Blend well. Pour mixture into well-greased 9 X 13″ pan. Chill until firm. Cut into pieces.

PB Marshm Fudge

PB Marshm Fudge

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Today I made Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars!

1 1/2T butter, 2C mini marshmallows, 1/4C peanut butter, 3C puffed rice cereal, 2T butter, 1 1/2C sugar, 5oz evaporated milk, 1/4t salt, 2C mini marshmallows, 1C chocolate chips, 3/4C peanut butter, 1t vanilla, 1/2C halved cherries

Heat 1 1/2T butter on low until melted. Add 2C marshmallows and 1/4C peanut butter. Stir constantly until melted. Remove from heat. Add cereal. Blend well.

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Spread mixture evenly into a 9″X13″ greased baking dish.

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Heat remaining butter, sugar, evaporated milk and salt until boiling, stirring constantly. Boil 5 minutes while stirring. Remove from heat. Add remaining marshmallows, chocolate chips, remaining peanut butter and vanilla.

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Stir quickly until well blended. Pour onto mixture in baking dish. Spread evenly.

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Press halved cherries lightly into chocolate mixture. Let cool. Chill one hour or until set.

Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

No-Bake Fudge

Today I made No-Bake Fudge!

4C powdered sugar, 8oz cream cheese (fat-free, if desired), 4oz unsweetened chocolate, melted, 1 pinch salt, 1/2C chocolate covered almonds

Mix sugar with cream cheese until well blended.

No-Bake Fudge

Add melted chocolate and salt. Stir well.

No-Bake Fudge

Stir in almonds.

No-Bake Fudge

Pour into greased square baking dish. Spread evenly.

No-Bake Fudge

Freeze 3 hours. Cut into squares.

No-Bake Fudge

Fudge Bars

Today I made Fudge Bars!

1 3/4C flour, 3/4C powdered sugar, 1/4C cocoa, 3/4C butter, 12oz chocolate chips, 14oz sweetened condensed milk, 1t vanilla powder (optional)

Preheat oven to 350F.

Fudge Bars

Mix dry ingredients. Cut in butter until mixture is dough.

ChocFudgeBars

Press onto bottom of 13″X9″ pan.

ChocFudgeBars

Bake 15 minutes. Melt 1C chocolate chips with milk and vanilla powder. Pour over crust. Top with remaining chocolate chips. Press down firmly.

ChocFudgeBars

Bake 20 minutes or until set. Cool.

Chocolate Marshmallow Fudge

Today I made Chocolate Marshmallow Fudge!

2C chocolate chips, 6oz milk chocolate, 2oz unsweetened chocolate, 14oz sweetened condensed milk, 1C mini marshmallows

Melt chocolates, stirring constantly until smooth.

Fudge

Remove from heat. Stir in milk, then marshmallows.

Fudge

Spread evenly into foil-lined 8″ square pan. Cool 10 minutes. Cut into squares but do not remove from pan. Chill 1 hour.

Fudge