Chocolate Fudge Recipe

A perfect chocolate fudge recipe that even the kids can make.

French Fudge

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Make sure to include this chocolate fudge recipe on this year's Christmas cookie plates. Just be careful not to eat the whole pan of it yourself! 

French Chocolate Fudge Recipe

1 package (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans, optional


Line 9- or 10-inch square pan with wax paper.
Set aside.
In large, microwave-safe bowl, place chocolate chips, milk and salt. Microwave on medium for 1 minute. Stir mixture. If chips are not completely melted, cook for 1 more minute.
Remove bowl from microwave and set on towel or hot pad. Stir in vanilla and nuts. Pour fudge into prepared pan. Use butter knife to smooth top. Chill in refrigerator until fudge is firm.
Turn pan upside down over cookie sheet or cutting surface. Remove wax paper. Cut into squares. Yields about 2 1/2 dozen pieces, depending on size.