He barely stepped inside the kitchen when I was a kid.
But fudge was his thing.
And he made it with such care and such love.
And fudge is still a special part of Christmas for me.
Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without it.
And we always give it as gifts to friends.
But unfortunately, I didn’t inherit my grandpa’s skill at fudge making.
And my Christmas fudge involves the microwave.
Grandpa would be horrified. But you know what?
Microwave fudge IS good. And easier for kids to help with.
And there are all sorts of easy ways you can make your Christmas fudge even more scrummy.
These are some of our faves.
Christmas Fudge and Toffee
1. Peppermint Christmas Fudge
Brighten up your Christmas fudge with peppermint chunks with this recipe from Six Sisters Stuff …
2. Chocolate Chip Candy Cane Christmas Fudge
Or go the full monty with this chocolate chip candy cane Christmas fudge from Inside Bru Crew Life
3. Goody Gumdrops Christmas Fudge
I can resist alot of things. Except fudge. AND gumdrops!
If you’re the same you have to try goody gumdrops Christmas fudge from Life With The Crust Off.
4. Easy Salted Caramel Fudge
If you’re a salted caramel fan, then this salted caramel fudge from Something Swanky is the Christmas fudge for you.
5. Red Velvet Fudge
For a seriously rich Christmas fudge that it’s just possible the kids won’t like so much – fingers crossed! – try this red velvet fudge from The Cafe Sucrefarine
6. Eggnog Fudge
Another rich Christmas fudge recipe is this eggnog fudge from I Heart Naptime.
7. Rocky Road Fudge
If your kids are anything like mine there’s no chance you’ll keep this rocky road fudge from Six Sisters Stuff to yourself. The good news is, it’s super easy to make in the microwave.
8. Lemon Meringue Fudge
Now I know this is not really Christmassy but I adore lemon meringue – despite hating it as a child! – so had to include this recipe from Janes Patisserie.
9. Really Easy Toffee
If toffee’s your thing rather than fudge – or if like me you think they’re both scrummy – then try this easy homemade toffee from Damn Delicious
10. English Toffee
Or you could try this similar Christmas toffee recipe from Shugary Sweets …
So there you go, 10 really scrummy, easy Christmas fudge recipes you can make with the kids.