Easy Chocolate Fudge
Quick and easy chocolate fudge ,ready in less than 15 minutes.
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cooking Time: 5 minutes
Makes: 15 to 20 ,1.5″ squares
- Milk powder / dairy whitener- 200 gms( appr 1.5 cups)
- Cocoa powder- 1/4 cup
- Sugar – 1 cup
- Water – 1/2 cup
- Butter – 3 tbsp
- Vanilla extract – 1/4 tsp
In a mixing bowl combine together milk powder and cocoa powder using a fork.Keep aside until required.
Melt together sugar and water in a pan.Cook this sugar mixture over medium low flame until it reaches single thread consistency.To check this , take a drop of sugar syrup between your thumb and index finger and pull gently ,if a single thread is be formed the sugar syrup is ready.( Note: the sugar syrup will be very hot.).Now add butter and stir well until combined.
Immediately add the cocoa – powdered milk mixture and stir well until combined.Add vanilla extract and stir until well blended.
Pour this mixture into a tray lined with parchment paper or foil and level using a spatula.Allow to cool slightly.
Cut into small squares .Allow to cool completely before removing from pan.
- Add chopped nuts / raisins /caramelized nuts ,if desired.