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5-Minute Fudge

This fudge is so easy, but looks like you spent all day in the kitchen! Perfect for gift giving! Click here to read 15 Clutter Free Gift Ideas.

5-Minute Fudge

2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips (Click here to buy fair trade chocolate chips)
2/3 cup sweetened condensed milk (Click here for recipe)
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup chopped nuts

Cover a cookie sheet or 9″x13″ pan with parchment paper.
Mix chocolate and sweetened condensed milk in a saucepan over medium heat, stirring until melted. Remove from heat, stir in vanilla and nuts, mixing thoroughly. Pour onto parchment paper and spread into a rectangle, about 1/2 inch deep.
Allow to cool in refrigerator for 30 minutes. Place parchment paper and fudge on cutting board and cut into 1 inch squares.
Makes about 45 pieces.

Go ahead and enjoy a couple pieces!

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About the author, Rachel

Hi there! I’m Rachel Jones, and I founded Nourishing Minimalism in 2012 at the beginning of my minimalist journey. If you're looking for encouragement in your journey, I go live in my FREE Facebook Groups every weekday- feel free to join me there: Nourishing Minimalism Facebook Group


  1. Munchkin on 02/21/2013 at 10:22 PM

    thanks for a simple recipe that looks yummy, and I didn’t know that condensed milk can be made so easily!

  2. Jules on 01/13/2016 at 2:53 PM

    Is that two thirds of a cup of condensed milk, or 2 to 3 cups? Thanks!

    • Rachel on 01/14/2016 at 1:01 PM

      That is two thirds of a cup- sorry about that! 🙂

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