Decadent German Chocolate Fudge

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This Decadent German Chocolate Fudge is a melt-in-your-mouth chocolate fudge recipe topped with a thick layer of yummy coconut pecan frosting. This dessert recipes is a take off from the cake by the same name, German Chocolate cake recipe. This simple dessert recipes comes from the original German chocolate cake recipe, by the same name. The quick dessert recipes is not a German chocolate, nor was it invented by a German citizen, although many people think one or the other when they see the name of this cool dessert recipes. The original developer of this fun desserts was a man whose name was German. The easy and delicious dessert was originally named German’s chocolate cake, to reference the creators name of the original dessert recipes. Over time, the apostrophe and the letter s were lost and forgotten from the word, leaving only the word of German. Thus, the name, German Chocolate Cake recipe was born. In any case, the dessert recipes is a delicious one, starting with a fairly simple and straightforward chocolate cake that has a yummy middle and delicious icing. With delicious ingredients that the fudge recipe uses to make this fun desserts so special. The frosting recipe for the original German chocolate cake includes coconut, pecans, butter and a frosting made with brown sugar. With a fudge recipe that has butter, semi sweet chocolate chips and evaporated milk.

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Nutrition Facts for: German Chocolate Fudge from Spicy Southern Kitchen

Ingredients: Butter, chocolate chips, sugar, evaporated milk, vanilla extract, heavy whipping cream, coconut, toasted pecans.

* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

* The entire recipe has been calculated for 48 servings.

* Per Serving:Calories 132, Calories from Fat 85, Total Fat 9.5g 15%, Saturated Fat 5.5g 28%, Cholesterol 31mg 10%, Sodium 30mg 1%, Potassium 98mg 3%, Carbohydrates 10.0g 3%, Dietary Fiber 1.1g 4%, Sugars 8.3g, Protein 2.2g, Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 1%, Calcium 5%, Iron 5%

Thank you to Christin for sharing this dessert recipes for decadent German Chocolate Fudge on the "Spicy Southern Kitchen" recipe site. Christin gets her love of cooking from her grandfather and her great grandmother. She has fond memories of standing by her great-grandmother's side in the kitchen, watching her whip up meringues for her chocolate meringue pie. Some of the recipes you will find on this site include bread and muffin recipes, appetizer recipe, breakfast brownies and bar recipes, casserole recipes, cake recipes, main dish recipes, salad recipes, and more. Along with pie and tart recipes, cocktail recipes, dessert recipes, side dish recipes, sandwich and wrap recipes, slow cooker recipe, stew recipes, snack recipe, soup recipes, and more. You'll also find dessert recipes, simple dessert recipes, quick dessert recipes, cool dessert recipes, fun desserts, easy and delicious dessert ideas and so much more. *

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