Recipe for Chocolate Philly Fudge


    Chocolate "Philly" Fudge

    4 cups sifted confectioners' sugar
    8 ounces Philadelphia Brand Cream cheese, softened
    4 (1 ounce) squares unsweetened chocolate, melted
    1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    Dash of salt
    1/2 cup chopped nuts

    Gradually add sugar to cream cheese, mixing well after each addition. Add remaining ingredients; mix well. Spread into buttered 8-inch square pan. Chill several hours or overnight; cut into squares.

    Peppermint "Philly" Fudge
    Omit vanilla extract and nuts; add few drops peppermint extract and 1/4 cup crushed peppermint candy. Sprinkle with additional 1/4 cup crushed peppermint candy before chilling. 

    Coconut "Philly" Fudge
    Omit nuts; add 1 cup shredded coconut. Garnish with additional coconut.

    Cherry "Philly" Fudge
    Omit nuts; add 1/2 cup chopped maraschino cherries, drained. Garnish with whole cherries.