Easy Cherry Rocky Road Fudge Recipe

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Soft, luscious chocolate fudge with cherries, marshmallow creme and almonds. Beautiful.

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Chocolate Cherry Fudge

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Course Snacks
Cuisine American
Servings 3 dozen pieces
Calories 300 kcal


  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter
  • 3/4 cup whipping cream
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 12 ounces semisweet chocolate, coarsely chopped
  • 1 jar (7 ounces) marshmallow creme
  • 1 cup chopped slivered almonds
  • 1 cup chopped dried cherries
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract


  • In heavy saucepan, combine butter, cream and sugar. Bring to a full rolling boil over medium-high heat, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to medium and continue to boil, stirring frequently, 8 to 10 minutes, or until mixture reaches 234°F (soft ball stage).
  • Remove from heat; add chocolate and marshmallow creme; stir until smooth.
  • Add, almonds, cherries and almond extract; mix until well blended.
  • Pour mixture into 9-inch square pan lined with buttered foil. Refrigerate until cool; cut into 1 1/2-inch squares. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.

Recipe and photo courtesy of America’s Dairy Farmers

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