delicious peanut butter fudge recipe

Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe

This creamy and rich peanut butter fudge is an easy-to-make treat that’s perfect for satisfying your sweet tooth or sharing with friends and family.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup whole milk
  • 1 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar

Instructions

  1. Prepare the Pan:
  • Line an 8×8-inch square baking pan with parchment paper, leaving some overhang on the sides for easy removal of the fudge.
  1. Heat the Mixture:
  • In a medium saucepan, combine the granulated sugar, unsalted butter, and whole milk.
  • Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until the mixture comes to a boil.
  • Continue boiling for 2-3 minutes, stirring occasionally to prevent sticking.
  1. Add Peanut Butter and Vanilla:
  • Remove the saucepan from heat and stir in the creamy peanut butter and vanilla extract until smooth and fully incorporated.
  1. Mix with Powdered Sugar:
  • Transfer the hot mixture to a large mixing bowl.
  • Add the powdered sugar and mix with an electric mixer or by hand until smooth and well combined.
  1. Pour and Set:
  • Pour the fudge mixture into the prepared baking pan, spreading it evenly with a spatula.
  • Let the fudge cool at room temperature for about 1-2 hours, or until it is firm to the touch.
  1. Cut and Serve:
  • Once the fudge is set, lift it out of the pan using the parchment paper overhang.
  • Cut into small squares and enjoy!

Tips:

  • For a smoother texture, sift the powdered sugar before mixing it into the hot peanut butter mixture.
  • Store the fudge in an airtight container at room temperature for up to one week or in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.

Enjoy your homemade peanut butter fudge!

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