Mom's Old Fashion Fudge

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 15 mins

This is so good! DO NOT skimp on the ingredients! Use exactly what it calls for, otherwise it will not set up.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 23 cup hershey's cocoa
  • 3 cups imperial sugar
  • 18 teaspoon salt
  • 1 12 cups whole milk
  • 4 12 teaspoons Parkay margarine
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla


  1. Mix cocoa, sugar, salt, and milk together in heavy saucepan.
  2. Boil to "soft ball stage".
  3. Add margarine and cool.
  4. Add vanilla and beat until stiff.
  5. Pour into well greased 8x8 or 9x9 pan.
Most Helpful

I just made this fudge, for the first time in 20 years and the recipe is perfect and so is the fudge, oh yeah i added 1/2 cup of creamy peanut butter. Thanks for the recipe

lois_kidd January 10, 2009