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4 minute delicious microwave fudge- the perfect easy Christmas treat for parties and neighbor gifts

4 Minute Microwave Fudge

A delicious and decadent fudge that can be made in the microwave in under 4 minutes.

Course Dessert
Keyword chocolate, Christmas, dessert, fudge, microwave, recipe
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 4 minutes
Author Kristen | Ella Claire & Co.


  • 1/4 cup salted butter
  • 1 can sweetened condensed milk (14 oz.)
  • 3 cups chocolate chips of choice


  1. Line an 8x8 baking dish with aluminum foil and grease with cooking spray.

  2. Melt butter in a microwave safe mixing bowl.

  3. Add sweetened condensed milk and chocolate chips and mix well.

  4. Microwave for 2-2.5 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds. Remove from microwave when chocolate chips are almost all the way melted, stirring until the remaining chips are melted and smooth.

  5. pour into baking dish, pressing into the corners until evenly distributed. 

  6. Refrigerate a couple hours until set and enjoy! 

Recipe Notes

For a milk chocolate fudge, use milk chocolate chips. If you prefer more of a dark chocolate fudge, use semisweet chocolate chips in place of half or all of the milk chocolate chips. You can also use white chocolate, butterscotch, or peanut butter chips.