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cranberry christmas candy, uncooked

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Kathie Carr
North Liberty, IN

A simple fudge-like candy with cranberries sandwiched between layers of white "fudgey" candy. My Mom got this recipe from a newspaper years ago.

★★★★★ 1
serves 16 pieces
prep time 20 Min

Ingredients For cranberry christmas candy, uncooked

  • 8 oz
    cream cheese
  • 2 lb
    powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp
    almond extract
  • 1 c
    chopped almonds
  • 1 c
    cranberries, rinsed and well drained

How To Make cranberry christmas candy, uncooked

  • 1
    In a bowl, beat cream cheese until light and fluffy. Gradually beat in powdered sugar. Beat in almond extract. Knead in almonds.
  • 2
    Place cranberries evenly over fudge. Cover with remaining fudge and press until even. Chill for several hours. Cut into squares with a sharp knife. Store in refrigerator until ready to serve.
  • 3
    NOTE: You may add 2 tablespoons sugar to the cranberries if they seem too sour.

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