Peanut Butter Fudge

Peanut Butter Fudge
Makes:
24
servings (2 pieces per serving)
Prep Time:
7
minutes
Total Time:
132
minutes
based on 128 reviews
19

Dietary Considerations:

Low SodiumVegetarian
Chopped peanuts and marshmallows add extra distinction to this Peanut Butter Fudge.

In this recipe:

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Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2/3 cup (5 fl.-oz. can) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • 2 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 1 1/2 cups (9 oz.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
  • 1 cup chunky or regular peanut butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup chopped peanuts (optional)

Directions:

COMBINE sugar, evaporated milk, butter and salt in a medium, heavy-duty saucepan. Bring to a full rolling boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Boil, stirring constantly, for 4 to 5 minutes. Remove from heat.

STIR in marshmallows, morsels, peanut butter and vanilla extract. Stir vigorously for 1 minute or until marshmallows are melted. Pour into foil-lined 8-inch square baking pan; cool for 1 minute. Top with peanuts, pressing in slightly. Chill for 2 hours or until firm. Lift from pan; remove foil. Cut into 48 pieces.


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peanut butter fudge

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joyce anderson from KLAMATH FALLS, OR

very, very creamy. i did sub pecans for peanuts. softer nut, can chew better. husband said better than the traditional valentines candy we used to buy.

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    December, 2009

    JoEllen S. from Fairport, NY

    I used peanut butter morsels instead of the chocolate ones. Really great for peanut butter lovers!

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    Kathy Rosenberger

    Kathy Rosenberger from Punxsutawney, PA

    This recipe was worth making. It was a bit hit in my family.

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    Kris Gradin from Parkers Prairie, MN

    This was a very easy fudge to make, and so good too! What doesn't go better together than peanut butter and chocolate! I will definately make this fudge again.

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    Sandy Race from Mattydale, NY

    This recipe is so easy to make and so delicious and melts in your mouth. This is my first time ever, to make PB Fudge; I am thrilled how great it turned out. I have made 2 pans today and will definitely make more

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    Its A Keeper

    Elizabeth Comeau from AMHERST, NH

    This recipe was simple and easy. Chocolate and Peanut Butter it doesn't get much better than that!

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    Kara Nelson from FL

    This is the best peanut butter fudje I've ever had. Not only does it have peanut butter, but it has chocolate too!!!

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    Wonderful fudge

    Mandy Hurrell from VILLIERSDORP, AK

    This was so easy to make - wonderful having times for how long to cook the fudge to get it to set... Both my son & I are nuts about nuts, tho I adapted this to use macadamia nuts as I made it as a birthday present & kept some for us!

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    Its a Repeat!

    Jeanne Porter from HUNTERTOWN, IN

    At our annual Chirstmas Cookie and Fudge day, the teenagers loved this recipe. All the peanut butter lovers already put in their order for next year. The chocolate and peanut butter mix of flavors is a hit.

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    Awesome & Easy

    Kimberly Anderson from Fenton, MI

    I've made this recipe for the past two Christmas's now and it's always the most popular of them all! I think if I stopped making and bringing it in for Christmas there would be a revolt! O<||:{>

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    peanutbutter fudge

    LINDA LIGHT from SAINT JAMES, MO

    THIS IS ONE OF MY SAVED RECIPES THAT I LIKE TO MAKE

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    Christina DeGuzman from PARAMOUNT, CA

    Yummy! My family couldn't get enough. I loved its smooth and creamy consistancy.

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    The best ever

    Judy F from STERLING HEIGHTS, MI

    The best tasting peanut fudge I have made.

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    My Two Favorites!

    Jan Wilkins from BLYTHEVILLE, AR

    Peanut Butter & Chocolate! I Love it! BUT...I had to give it away or I would have eaten the whole batch...Wonderful! Wonderful!

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    Fudge-alicious!

    Kelly Murphy from GASTONIA, NC

    Made this for an office party. Not even a crumb left. Easy to prepare and easy to serve. Will definitely use this recipe again.

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    FANTASTIC FUDGE

    lee swann from IRVING, TX

    i'VE TRIED 'EM ALL...THIS IS the WINNER!!!!

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    great fudge

    Chris Moore from Bradford, PA

    i made this last night, but substituted milk choc. chips and was excellent--will make it like this from now on.

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    The best Peanut Butter Fudge Ever

    Linda Grover from PITTSGROVE, NJ

    These were the best. Everyone could not get enough of them and wanted the recipe for them! I loved them. They were so easy to make. I want to make more!!

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    Wow, this is great!

    Melvin Morris from Arlington, TX

    This recipe is so simple to make and tastes great. Sure glad I tried it.

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    Bill Heflin from AUMSVILLE, OR

    Delicious! My Son's Girlfriend and her Grandmother made some and sent it as a Christmas Present to our family. We all loved it and it was all gone in just about 2 days.

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    peanut butter fudge

    Polly Camron from HARTSELLE, AL

    This recipe is a must for our family gatherings, especially at Christmas. This is my grandfather's favorite treat at the holidays and I think if I didn't fix it for him it just wouldn't be Christmas. This recipe is simple to make and is loved by all ages in our family.

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    Great Fudge

    barbara evans from TULSA, OK

    This is the best peanut butter fudge recipe I have found. My family loves it. A new holiday staple.

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    very tastey

    JILL JENKINS from DECATUR, IL

    I made this simple fudge for my husband and he thought it was wonderful. Then I made a batch substuting milk chocolate/carmwl swirl chips for the peanutbutter chips. Out of this world!!!!

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    Cathy Woods from LIMA, OH

    So easy to make and an all time favorite. Everybody loved it.

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    Delicious..

    Connie S from HOBART, IN

    This fudge was a breeze. So easy to make and so much easier to eat!!!

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    Yumo!

    Amy Longfoot from WilkesBarre, PA

    I made this fudge on the spur of the moment, I'm in the mood to bake time...it turned out wonderful, though I used the crunchy peanut butter instead of the creamy

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    very good

    Andrea Latour from greenfield, MA

    this fudge is delicious! it is very creamy and tasty!

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    These were awesome and easy to make

    kristi ross from cushing , OK

    My husband was in the mood for fudge last nite so I went on a search. Found this recipe and gave it a try. This was so easy to do. My daughter helped me make the fudge. And it turned out great. So easy to do and not time consuming. Will use this a lot.

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    PEANUT BUTTER FUDGE

    Shannon Hartman from Saratoga Springs, NY

    VERY EASY. MY HUSBAND LOVED IT. I WILL BE MAKING THIS AGAIN FOR CHRISTMAS PRESENTS.

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    Caroline Naspinski from NEW ALBANY, PA

    It has just the right texture and just enough peanuts to make it a great treat!

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    Peanutty Chocolate Fudge

    Theresa Henshaw from Seffner, FL

    This was the BEST and easiest fudge ever!!! My husband cannot get enough! Just the right chocolate/ peanut butter ratio and sooo good!

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    Great Recipe !!

    Linda Randles from NORTH CANTON, OH

    The family loved this fudge. I didn't add the marshmallows and it was great. Very easy to make and doesn't take all that long.

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    Loved This One!

    Melissa Rednour from Phoenix, AZ

    I used to have an easy recipe for easy peanut butter fudge. I had lost it and I have not been able to find another until now, that is. I think that this recipe tastes even better then the one I had lost.

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    Carnation Peanut butter Fudge

    Patricia Herrick from GOLD CREEK, MT

    I love to make this recipe with smooth peanut butter and skip the peanuts. A wonderful smoooooth taste.

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    peanut butter fudge

    deborah lowe from emmett, MI

    Delicousssssssssssssssss one of the easist and best tasting fudge there is. Family cannot get enough of it.

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    peanut butter fudge

    Kimberly Sipe from Benton harbor, MI

    This was so easy to make and it was so good that I couldn't keep it around my whole family chowed it untill gone I will keep making it forever and will pass it on to my friends and family

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    Chocolate Peanutbutter Fudge

    Vera Larrison from ORMOND BEACH, FL

    This is a winner!!! My husband and vacationing family loved it. It is easy and quick to make and deliciously smooth.

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    Delicious fudge!

    jeannette childs from redondo beach, CA

    I'm not a peanut butter person but this fudge was so good it melted in my mouth. I'm going to make a batch to give out as gifts. I am also keeping some on hand to nibble on.

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    StormieLynne keegan from Howard, OH

    This fudge is the best fudge I have ever had.

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    peanut butter fudge

    debra martin from mccalla, AL 35111

    I made your fudge, it was excellent. I made it for a gift, but i never got to give it. I will make some more to give away. thank you.

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    peanut butter fudge

    Edison Hankes from DOWLING, MI

    Made this the last two day's and cannot keep it around. have it next to the coffee machine and when somebody goes bye seems we just have to cut a piece out.This will be on my list a long time. thank you.

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    Peanut butter fudge

    Jean Soebbing from Forest Lake, MN

    Easy to make and its Great..

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    Yummy

    Diana Wearley from UNIONTOWN, OH

    These were really yummy - and a big hit with the family. They are a little softer then regular Chocolate Fudge, but the taste definitely makes up for that!

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    Absolutely Delicious!

    Joan Gill from SAINT CLOUD, MN

    This fudge is SO GOOD! It is so creamy and it was so fast to put together. While I was waiting for the milk and sugar to boil, I measured the rest of the ingredients practically with one 1-cup measure cup! Absolutely delicious!

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    Peanut Butter Fudge

    Chriss Young from GROVETON, NH

    This fudge was fantastic!!!! This fudge is creamy and just melts in your mouth. Awesome!!!

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    Easy To Make

    Lori Fogg from WASHINGTON, PA

    This recipe is easy to prepare and make. I will have my children help me make this again. We had fun preparing this fudge. The kids just loved it.

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    love fudge

    J.M. McCall from Fayetteville, NC

    I love peanut butter fudge- that's my favorite kind.

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    CHOCOLATE AND DELIOUSSS

    DAWNA GRAEFF from HAMPSHIRE, TN

    WHEN I WAS YOUNGER BROWNIES WHERE MY FLAVOR TREAT AND WHEN I FOUND THIS RECIPE IT WAS FUN AND DELIOUSSS I WILL MAKE THIS AGAIN

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    peanut butter fudge

    Kathy McClain from BRACKENRIDGE, PA

    I made this fudge for my husband for Easter and he said it was good,I think maybe I will try making it the next time with creamy peanut butter instead of the chunky and maybe add half chocolate and half white morsels.It was very easy and fast to make,something good to make if you have to take a treat to a party or some gathering where you have to bring something,

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    peanut butter fudge

    helen sobek from DONORA, PA

    I made this is was very good and easy to make. My family loved the peanut butter and chocolate chips together. I used walnuts instead of peanuts.

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    peanut butter fudge

    joyce anderson from KLAMATH FALLS, OR

    very, very creamy. i did sub pecans for peanuts. softer nut, can chew better. husband said better than the traditional valentines candy we used to buy.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/24 of recipe

Servings Per Recipe: 24 

  • Calories: 200
  • Calories from Fat: 90
  • Total Fat: 10g (15% of DV)
  • Saturated Fat: 3.5g (19% of DV)
  • Cholesterol: 5mg (1% of DV)
  • Sodium: 90mg (4% of DV)
  • Carbohydrates: 26g (9% of DV)
  • Dietary Fiber: 1g (5% of DV)
  • Sugars: 21g
  • Protein: 4g
  • Vitamin A: 0% of DV
  • Vitamin C: 0% of DV
  • Calcium: 2% of DV
  • Iron: 2% of DV

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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Peanut Butter Fudge

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2/3 cup (5 fl.-oz. can) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • 2 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 1 1/2 cups (9 oz.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
  • 1 cup chunky or regular peanut butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup chopped peanuts (optional)

 

Directions

COMBINE sugar, evaporated milk, butter and salt in a medium, heavy-duty saucepan. Bring to a full rolling boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Boil, stirring constantly, for 4 to 5 minutes. Remove from heat.

STIR in marshmallows, morsels, peanut butter and vanilla extract. Stir vigorously for 1 minute or until marshmallows are melted. Pour into foil-lined 8-inch square baking pan; cool for 1 minute. Top with peanuts, pressing in slightly. Chill for 2 hours or until firm. Lift from pan; remove foil. Cut into 48 pieces.

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