Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Nutterbutter Fudge {Microwave}



OH.MY.SOUL!!!!!!!!!

This easy fudge is fantastic! Maybe even Supercalifragilisticexpealidocious!

Only 4 simple ingredients - a microwave - an 8" X 8" pan and you are all set!

Honestly, it took less than 2 minutes to make this irresistible treat. 

This would make a special gift for the holidays or if you need to make something quick for a bake sale or potluck. 

I used the little (round,tall) tub of mini Nutterbutter cookies (at the Dollar store) - worked perfectly. I'm a gal who loves crunch, and having that extra YUM to bite into made this perfect for me. 

I found the recipe at Kristin's Knook and know I will be making it for the holidays. I've already stocked up when I found peanut butter chips on sale. 

I thank her kindly for allowing me to share this recipe here...it's also in my second cookbook. (which is sold out!)

Not long ago, we had an out-of-town friend spend the night (Hi Kristal!). She's always been WILD about peanut butter fudge.  After tasting mine, she went & bought the ingredients so I could make it so she could take it with her.  
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(And six months later when I was in touch with her, she told me she's made this awesome fudge 50 times!...hmm...she does have a tendency to exaggerate a little bit=) 

MMMM good stuff!


NUTTERBUTTER FUDGE

1/2 c. peanut butter
1 - 11 ozs. bag Reese's Peanut Butter Chips
(I suggest using name brand for fullest flavor)
1 - 14 ozs. can sweetened condensed milk
1 container mini-Nutterbutter cookies (or about 8 large, crushed coarsely)

Line an 8" X 8" pan with foil & spray with cooking spray.
(I used nonstick foil)

In a microwavable bowl, melt the peanut butter, chips and sweetened condensed milk together.  After 45 seconds on high, I stirred and stirred until it was all nearly melted, then zapped it for another 10 - 15 seconds. (Be careful not to overcook.. you just want everything melted together.) Fold in cookie crumbs. Spread evenly in pan and refrigerate to harden. 

(Don't let a drop go to waste (waist!) Grab a spatula and be sure to lick up every tasty bite left in the bowl!=)  

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12 comments :

  1. Wow - this fudge looks so good and I love how easy it is to make! Awesome recipe share, perfect for the holidays! Thank you! Pinned!

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  2. looks delicious! And yes, it would be great for Christmas!

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  3. Well it's definitely got me singing a Mary Poppins tune! Sounds sooo so good! I'm just waiting for the day when you post something I DON'T want to try! lol!

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  4. YUMMY! I am going to make this today! I love anything with Peanut Butter!

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  5. I don't have a microwave but this fudge makes me want to go buy one! :)

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  6. I love peanut butter! =)
    Thanks for sharing this easy fudge recipe!

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  7. Goodness gracious, these look delicious. I must add Nutterbutter Fudge to our Christmas repertoire! Tweeting it now!! :)

    Neighbors About Town Blog

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  8. How mouthwatering!
    Thank you for sharing at Foodie Friends Friday!

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  9. These look great! Please come by and post on our blog party! Thank you! Please help spread the word!

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    Warmest Regards,
    Annamaria

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  10. If I am going to tell my husband that I am going to make fudge in the microwave, he will call me crazy. I love this recipe so so much!
    Thank you for sharing this at Wednesday Extravaganza! Hope to see you there again this week :)

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  11. Wow..these look SO good! We would love for you to share this at our Kitchen Fun and Crafty link party.. http://kitchenfunwithmy3sons.blogspot.com/2012/11/kitchen-fun-and-crafty-friday-link_15.html?m=1

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