We all need at least one Christmas cookie fudge recipe in our recipe toolbox. These rich and creamy bites of pure sweetness are just what Santa ordered. Choose between sugar cookie fudge, Oreo, chocolate chip and more!
Welcome to one of my favorite times of the year, and that, of course is Christmas! Which also means it's time to try what will hopefully become a favorite Christmas cookie fudge recipe!
It won't be long before you'll be able to choose from a list of fudges that are mouth-watering. Each are delicious in their own way! Choose your favorite Christmas sugar cookie fudge recipe or our Oreo or chocolate chip and you're on your merry way!
It was my grandma who got me started on the fudge kick. At Christmas, she'd lay out an array of sweet treats on her infamous reindeer tablecloth. Among the decorative sugar and shortbread cookies lay a beautiful plate of fudge. My sister and I would indulge with a vengeance. To this day, I carry the same tradition. Only it's not just one plate of fudge. It's three! And my family and friends also indulge like there's no tomorrow.
By the end of this post, I'm confident - no, you will be confident that you'll have all the sweets covered in your Christmas arsenal. So get ready for a festive flavor phenom!
A Brief History Of Fudge
Dating back to the late 1800's, fudge was accidentally created in Baltimore when a batch of caramels went awry. The "fudged" concoction would later go on to be called fudge and then became a huge college fad.
A student of Vassar College then made it famous by whipping up 30 lbs. of it for a senior auction and then it really caught on! Who could have known that it would eventually turn out to be something as delicious as a Christmas cookie fudge recipe??
Cookies, Fudge and Christmas
Cookies, fudge and Christmas go together so well, there should be a song about it. Who's knows? Maybe there is. All I know is that, come the holidays, fudge should be part of the festivities. So, get on board and follow a Christmas cookie fudge recipe of your choice. The following fudge recipes are easy to follow and the results may knock your Christmas stockings off! These recipes demonstrate you can make marvelous fudge not only at Christmas time, but on any occasion.
Picture this! Glancing out the window, there's a gentle snow falling. It's glistening on the trees and on the ground. The children are laughing and dancing around the Christmas tree and you're in the kitchen making one of my all time fav sweets. Fudge. Glorious fudge!
Fudge for the kids, fudge for Ken and I and fudge for our guests. So easy to make and even easier to eat. Christmas cookie fudge will go a long way to satisfy the sweet tooth of any crowd.
Once they get a taste of these delightful Christmas fudge cookies, they'll be singing you high praises and begging for more. So keep this Christmas cookie fudge recipe handy, as I can almost bet people will be asking how you made them.
Christmas Cookie Fudge Recipe Video
The first Christmas cookie fudge recipe that I'm going to share with you is cookies and cream fudge. A classic in my books. Rich and creamy, with crunchy bits inside, it's sure to blow your mind and everyone else's!
Sugar cookies are synonymous with Christmas, so why not make a Christmas cookie fudge recipe out of them? So tasty, you'll want to leave this fudge out for Santa instead of the usual chocolate chip cookies. Or may be you won't want to share!
What Christmas cookie fudge recipe list would be complete without chocolate chip cookie dough. A taste like no other, it might be a challenge for you to stay away from the treats table before the guests arrive!
While you're here, it's worth mentioning there are some other fudge recipes that deserve to be on your Christmas cookie fudge recipe list too.
While they may not have cookies in them, like any good sugar cookie or chocolate chip cookie, these fudge treats are super delicious. So, give them a try and you'll soon see why they belong on the sweet table too.
The first is an all-time Christmas flavor classic...gingerbread. Easy gingerbread fudge is a festive way of saying, I love you and makes the perfect edible holiday gift!
Don't hesitate to toss some chopped lemon oreo cookies on the top of this fudge, before it has set, to add some crunch to this beautiful refreshing fudge.
White chocolate cranberry nut fudge is a must-have on your Christmas cookie fudge recipe list. The way the white chocolate compliments the cranberries and nuts, one bite and your guests will be over the moon in love with this fudge!
My son, Patrick, has always been crazy about fruity pebbles. So I got creative and made up this fruity pebbles Christmas cookie fudge recipe just for him. Chock full of fruity flavor, this fudge will bring out the kid in you!
This is the all-time standard easy chocolate fudge everyone enjoys. Made with love, it comes from the heart. An, oh so tasty way of saying, I love you, this fudge is a must on your Christmas cookie fudge list!
Take that easy fudge recipe and amp it up a bit. How you ask? Well the answer of course is simply...walnuts. It gives the fudge that added special something. A textured layer of crunch that only enhances your fudge experience.
What could be be better than mint fudge? Layers of minty fudge that tantalize your taste buds like no other! Another must-have on the Christmas cookie fudge recipe list!
For all of you red velvet dessert lovers out there, this fudge is for you! Perfect for the holidays, this Christmas cookie fudge recipe is sure to please all the red velvet connoisseurs in your life!
When I think of chocolate and caramel, all I can say is "mmmm"! Are there any other words to describe it? Don't forget to put this tasty treat on your Christmas cookie fudge list. It makes the perfect edible gift!
Calling all peanut butter lovers...this peanut butter fudge recipe will blow your mind! Loved by peanut butter experts everywhere, this Christmas cookie fudge recipe is a total dream come true!
Now, did you ever think that you could turn cheesecake into fudge?! Well, YES, you can!! And let me tell you how yummy this fudge is. It's so good, one bite won't do it. This is one treat I've no resistance to. Add this to your Christmas cookie fudge list and you'll no what I'm talking about!
Easy mint chocolate fudge is an all-time favorite and beloved by all. This fudge goes down so easy, eating just one could be a challenge. Leaving this Christmas cookie fudge recipe off your list would be sacrilege. As my son always says, "these are da bomb"!
What does Easter have to do with a Christmas cookie fudge recipe you might ask? Well, it's simple really...all you have to do is substitute the colors and toppings and there you have a decadent Christmas fudge! C'mon, give it a try...you don't know what you're missing!!
So many fudge recipes...so many options. Now you have what it takes to create fantastic Christmas cookie fudges. A fudge feast at its finest! I can't wait to hear what your favorites are. Will it be the best Christmas sugar cookie fudge recipe? Oreo? Chocolate Chip? Decisions, decisions! They're all zo tasty.
I hope you get the chance to try these melt in your mouth fudge recipes. And that you've discovered one or two that will find their way to your table this Christmas.
There's nothing like seeing the smiles on the faces of those you care about when they bite into one of these fudge delights!
There's this thing called fudge love. Just ask your closest fudge connoisseur and they will tell you that fudge love truly exists!
So, gather up these Christmas cookie fudge recipes and come what may. Then eat, drink, and be merry and go make some memories. If you need some hot chocolate for Christmas ideas to serve with this fudge I hope you'll have a look at our favorites.
Take care and all the best my friends!