Wednesday, August 27, 2008

ABC Wednesday - F is for Fudge



F is for Fudge.............



a plate of homemade chocolate fudge




Creamy, homemade chocolate fudge with walnuts - it melts in your mouth and leaves you wanting another piece.

My aunt used to make this sweet treat when I was a young girl, and I was hooked from my first bite.

I made it for the first time when I was 13, and I was so nervous I was going to end up with soup, but she kept assuring me if I followed the directions exactly, it would turn out perfect.

She was right of course, and I can't tell you how many batches of this I have made over my lifetime.

Just at Christmas time alone, I make about half a dozen batches. And that doesn't include the peanut butter fudge, caramels, toffee, or sugared pecans.

All I have to offer you my friends is a virtual piece - but rest assured it tastes as good as it looks!

Enjoy!!


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20 comments:

  1. Fudge simply rocks my socks. Love it!

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  2. Elaine here: O yum - thank you! :)

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  3. i love vanilla fudge, but i'll settle for a piece of that...
    *thanks*

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  4. looks delicious! Fudge is great stuff!

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  5. That looks great, but the best fudge in the world comes from Mackinac Island, Michigan. You can order and have it delivered to your door:

    http://mackinac.murdicks.com/

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  6. Oh my!!
    Can I come to visit you at Christmas time?
    Do you have the recipe posted For this Fine Fudge?

    Drooling
    BEar((( )))

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  7. mmmmmmmm I want a piece please.

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  8. Yum! My mom is a master candy maker, especially at Christmas. I guess because of that I never got the hang of it. Today my contribution is about a special farm that used to located near my town in Coastal BC. I invite you to come see. -- Margy

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  9. Mom opened the page, saw the fudge and and said "mmmmmmmm".

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  10. mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm!
    Do you do any without chocolate as I am alergic to it!

    Just love the smell of fudge.

    Thanks for this contribution,
    Dxx

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  11. Fudge is my fave, nice shot, and no joking, going to pick some up right now,lol.

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  12. The picture is really tingling my tongue. I love Fudge like anything...

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  13. Ok, that picture has tempted me long enough. Time to put up some spinach or something blah. LOL Just kidding.

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  14. I thank you all for visiting and am glad you enjoyed the fudge!

    @bear naked - I have made a note to post the recipe on my other blog - http://www.letsjumptogether.com/. It will be on in the next week or so.

    @Denise - I do have another kind - it's the most delicious peanut butter fudge! I will post it and the recipe on my other blog also.

    @Bob - I hope you found some!

    @Karen - haha!! I'm sure I can find something really boring - but the sweet tooth rules!

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  15. F is for fantastic looking fudge.

    Willy is hungry. Can you email me some.

    10-4 Hillbilly Willy

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  16. Okay Kathy it is two o'clock in the morning, and I really need to see this fudge, lol. You know I been breastfeeding so I am not allowed to eat chocolate, something to do with digestive baby's enzymes being not available yet. I have such cravings lately, and this picture did it, lol. However, kidding aside, this is my all time favorite pic of yours. Anna :)

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  17. Oh Anna - I am so sorry for the temptations. I remember being in the same situation - chocolate didn't sit well with the babies even when I was pregnant. We all make up for it now though!

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