Easter Egg Fudge is the tastiest, yet one of the easiest Easter recipes you will make this Easter holiday. Melted chocolate, semi-sweet chocolate chips, butter and sweetened condensed milk all come together to make this easy, yet decadent fudge. My favorite ingredient? The crunchy mini candy eggs of course!
What is Easter without dessert, or any holiday without for that matter? Even if you are not planning a big get together this fudge is the perfect for any size group. The colorful candy eggs give it a boost of color and extra chocolatey goodness.
I love desserts. I love making them and sharing them with my friends and family. This Easter Egg Fudge was so easy and everyone loved it. Next time, I’ll make a double batch because that’s just how yummy it really was!
Tips for making Easter Egg Fudge:
This chocolate fudge recipe is awesome because there really is no prep time involved. There is no need to let anything soften prior to making. Simply grab all your ingredients, toss into one saucepan and voila!
Once all the fudge ingredients, except the candy eggs, have melted in the saucepan, pour the mixture into the prepared 8×8 pan and then , on top of the fudge, place the colorful candy eggs that resemble adorable little Easter eggs.
My boys love sweet treats and this easy fudge for Easter is one of their favorites. I’ve even caught my husband grabbing an extra piece or two! You may want to add a few extra chocolate eggs on top also as everyone always grabs a few extra of those as well.
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- Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips
- Candy Eggs (you can use Cadbury Mini Eggs or Malted Mini Eggs)
- Vanilla Extract
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Make it a Meal:
I know just how difficult meal planning can be some days. Having a large family, everyone always seems to have different tastes but I’m here to help you. Grab some of my meal planning ideas here.
I’ve also taken a few minutes and grabbed some of my favorite recipes to make along with this Easter Candy, for a filling meal.
Main Dish: Hearty Baked Chicken & Pasta
Vegetable Side: Roasted Spring Vegetables
Refreshing Drink: Choose one of these delicious Non-Alcoholic Mocktails.
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- 3 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips
- 10 oz. sweetened condensed milk
- ½ stick butter (approx. ¼ cup)
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 30-35 candy eggs
Line a square pan (8 x 8) with parchment paper, enough to have an overhang of parchment on all sides. Set aside.
In a large saucepan, mix together chocolate chips, condensed milk, and butter. Melt over medium heat, stirring constantly.
Once all ingredients are well incorporated, remove from heat and quickly add vanilla extract. Mix quickly.
Pour fudge mixture into the lined pan and spread evenly.
Top with candy eggs and allow to set in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours.
Cut with a sharp knife into small fudge squares (about 1-2 inches in size).
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