Cherries and Chocolate Fudge
1 (14 ounce) can sweetened
condensed milk
1 (12 ounce) package
semisweet chocolate chips
1/2 cup chopped almonds
1/2 cup chopped candied cherries
1 teaspoon almond extract
1/4 cup pecan halves
1/4 cup candied cherries, halved
1 Line an 8 x 8 inch square pan with aluminum foil.
2 In a microwave-safe bowl combine sweetened condensed
milk and chocolate chips; microwave on high for 1 1/2
minutes, or until chocolate is melted. Stir until smooth.
Stir in chopped almonds, chopped cherries and almond
extract. Pour into prepared pan and spread evenly. Place
pecan halves and cherry halves on top.
3 Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours, or until firm. Cut
into 1 inch squares. Store, covered, in refrigerator.