Cranberry Christmas Candy, uncooked

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Kathie Carr

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@kathiecc

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

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
16 pieces
Prep:
20 Min

Ingredients

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

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a bowl, beat cream cheese until light and fluffy. Gradually beat in powdered sugar. Beat in almond extract. Knead in almonds.
  • 2Place 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.
  • 3NOTE: You may add 2 tablespoons sugar to the cranberries if they seem too sour.

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About Cranberry Christmas Candy, uncooked

Course/Dish: Candies
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