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June 16th is Fudge Day: Peanut Butter Fudge

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Celebrate Fudge Day on June 16th with his simple recipe for Peanut Butter Fudge from It makes approximately 1.25 pounds of fudge – perfect for sharing with friends and family!

Peanut Butter Fudge (adapted from

· 1-1/2 cups sugar

· 1-1/2 cups brown sugar

· 1/2 cup milk

· 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder

· 1 cup creamy peanut butter

· 1/2 cup butter

· 1 teaspoon vanilla

Combine sugars, milk, and cocoa in large saucepan and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until mixture reaches 238-degrees F and forms a soft ball. Remove mixture from heat and add peanut butter, butter and vanilla, stirring until melted. Pour into greased 13” x 9” pan and place in the refrigerator to cool completely. After the fudge hardens, cut into 1” squares.

Looking for other recipes to celebrate Fudge Day with? has a number of other fudgy treats listed here in honor of Fudge Day.

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