Chocolate fudge is a delicious homemade milk fudge which can be easily made with just a few easily available ingredients.The milk fudge can be made in large quantities and be stored in air tight containers.It tastes similar to the milk chocolate and can be cut in square rectangular pieces.My naughties just loved munching these and even chocolaty adults like me too..:)So,friends check it out for your kids kitty parties and play dates,you will gain extra points as a very loving mom :D
Recipe Source: Magic Oven
dark chocolate 120gm (grated 1 1/4 cup & refer notes)
condensed milk 1 tin
unsalted butter 50 gms
sugar 1/2-3/4 cup(refer notes)
vanilla essence /extract 1tsp
-Heat a non stick pan and add the condensed milk,sugar and butter.Keep stirring the mix on medium flame until it reaches a soft ball consistency or when the mixture starts to leave the sides of the pan,bubbles appear on the surface (approx 20-30 minutes)
(Checking for soft ball consistency: Add a drop in a bowl of cold water and with your hands shape to form a ball)
-Put off flame and add the grated chocolate,vanilla extract.fold in the grated chocolate well until its cream and smooth without any lumps.
-Pour it in a square baking pan or any shaped molds.Wait to cool it for 1 hour,mark lines on the fudge in a way to break it easily.
-Leave it to set for another 4-6 hours,refrigerate and then cut into pieces and serve.
Servings ~ 18-20 pieces
* I used semi sweet chocolate bar,you can use your preferred variety.
* You can increase or decrease the sugar content,the mentioned sugar of 3/4 cup gives a moderately sweet chocolate.
* I have used fat free condensed milk.