Old Fashion Fudge Icing Recipe

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OLD FASHION FUDGE ICING

Jewel Hall

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This is a recipe for Fudge icing and some will be left over to add nuts and make into fudge candy. It's an old, much loved cake icing. ENJOY !!


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Serves:
10
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
5 Min

Ingredients

2 c
(4 sticks) butter
3/4 c
karo syrup, white
13 oz
evaporated milk
5 Tbsp
hershey's cocoa
6 c
sugar
2 tsp
vanilla extract

Step-By-Step

1Melt butter in large boiling pot on medium heat.

2Add Karo Syrup, evaporated milk, and Hershey's Cocoa. Stir and mix well with a big wooden spoon. Add Sugar.

3Briefly turn heat to high and bring to a FULL ROLLING BOIL, (stirring constantly). A boil that you CAN NOT Stir down. REDUCE HEAT TO MEDIUM HIGH and boil 4 minutes...Measure time accurately by the clock.

4Remove from the heat and beat with mixer on high until thick and creamy. Add Vanilla.

5Spread between cake layers, on top and sides. This will frost 10 layers.

6With remaining icing heat to a rolling boil,turn off remove from burner. Continue beating until thick and creamy. Add 2 cups of chopped nuts. Pour on to a buttered pan. Let cool then cut into squares.

7OR, YOU CAN EAT THE ICING WITH THE BIG WOODEN SPOON RIGHT FROM THE PAN.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy