If you need an easy candy recipe, stop looking! Simple to make and packed with a delicious combo of flavors, this easy peanut butter fudge recipe is sure to go into your tried and true recipe file!
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Easy Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe

If you need an easy candy recipe, stop looking! Simple to make and packed with a delicious combo of flavors, this easy peanut butter fudge recipe is sure to go into your tried and true recipe file!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Candy, Peanut Butter
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 12 large squares
Author Stacy Williams
Cost $8.00

Equipment

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ c Granulated Sugar
  • 1 ½ c Light Brown Sugar Packed
  • ½ c Milk
  • 1 Tbsp. Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
  • 1 c Peanut Butter Creamy or Crunchy
  • ½ c Real Butter
  • 1 tsp Real Vanilla

Instructions

  • Grease a 9x13" baking dish with butter or line with wax paper.
  • In a large saucepan with a heavy bottom, combine both sugars, brown sugar, cocoa and milk.
  • Heat over medium heat until the mixture reaches the soft ball stage at 238° F stirring constantly.
  • Remove mixture from heat and quickly stir in the peanut butter, butter and vanilla.
  • Stir until the peanut butter, butter and peanuts if using are melted and well blended.
  • Pour into the 9 x 13" baking dish and smooth the mixture using the spoon.
  • Cool completely then cut into squares.