Firecracker Fudge

Firecracker Fudge Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Helen Garvey

By
@ElectraCutie

I got this recipe from my nieces, who in turn got it from a friend. I've made enough changes to the original that I feel OK about calling it my own. Sort of. In our family this version is the most popular.

*If you can't find Mexican chocolate (it's in most grocery stores these days, in the ethnic food aisle) substitute another half, each, of the dark and milk chocolate; double the amount of cinnamon and chopped almonds.)

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
30-ish?
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

2 large dark chocolate bars
2 large milk chocolate bars
1 wheel mexican chocolate*
1/2 cup toasted almonds, chopped
1/3 tsp cinnammon
red pepper flakes, to taste
sea salt, to taste
butter, for greasing pan

How to Make Firecracker Fudge

Step-by-Step

  • 1generously butter bottom and sides of a 9" x 9" glass pan. (Metal pan will work, too. I just prefer glass pans.)
  • 2Sprinkle the bottom of pan with red pepper flakes; about 1 Tbs, or to taste.
    Sprinkle course sea salt over red pepper flakes; 1 generous tsp, or to taste.
  • 3Break up chocolate bars into double boiler, over medium heat. Stir occasionally as they melt. About half way through the melting process, sprinkle in the cinnamon and chopped nuts.
  • 4When chocolate is completely melted, and all ingredients combined, pour mixture over red pepper and sea salt. Allow about an hour or so for it to set completely, before cutting into squares of whatever size you like.

Printable Recipe Card

About Firecracker Fudge

Course/Dish: Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #fudge, #brownies




Show 1 Comment & Review

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Mmm, there’s just something magical about a tasty chocolate cupcake that just makes our mouths water. We searched high and low on Pinterest for some seriously awesome chocolate cupcake recipes...

18 Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

18 Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Mmmmmm chocolate! These are some of the best chocolate cupcake recipes we've ever had the pleasure of trying. You're going to love these!