Terry’s Chocolate Orange Slow Cooker Fudge Recipe

June 16, 2020
Terry's chocolate orange slow cooker fudge recipe

We’re on a roll with our fudge making in the last week. After making Chocolate crunchie honeycomb fudge we set about trying our hand at a Terry’s chocolate orange slow cooker fudge recipe. It’s a much smoother fudge than the crumblier, rugged Crunchie fudge. The orange oil is a perfect addition to the chocolate fudge recipe and it got the thumbs up from everyone!

I like to involve the children in fudge making so this time Daisy set about helping me. As you have to stir it every 10-15 minutes it’s helpful to set a timer and have a willing child to give it a stir whilst your busy! As I always cook it on a low setting the slow cooker / crockpot doesn’t get too hot. Obviously younger children would need supervision.

I’m guessing if you have read this far and love chocolate orange then you’re here to make this yummy slow cooker chocolate orange fudge recipe so pop your slow cooker on to low and get preparing the ingredients!

Break up the chocolate, we prefer a mix of dark and milk chocolate and use 400g in total.

Then pour in a can of sweetened condensed milk.

Add into the mixture a 1/4 tsp of salt, (optional) we feel it always adds to the flavour and a large knob of butter.

Lastly add in 1 1/2 tsp of orange oil essence.

Stir every 10-15 minutes with the slow cooker lid off and do this for 2 hours.

fudge in the slow cooker

Line an 8 inch baking tray and poor the mixture in and smooth it down with a spatula or knife.

After it has cooled slightly for 10 minutes- press the Terry’s Chocolate orange segments onto the mixture and put straight into the fridge to cool.

I found that this fudge mixture took longer than the usual 2 hours to set. We left ours overnight and it was the perfect consistency to cut. I’m sure after a few more hours it would have been also fine to cut.

Slow cooker Chocolate Orange Fudge Recipe

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a smooth orange infused chocolate fudge
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 2 hrs
Total Time 6 hrs 10 mins
Course Dessert, treats
Cuisine British, Christmas
Servings 16 people

Ingredients
  

  • 400 g Milk and dark Chocolate – we use 250g milk and 150g dark.
  • 1 tin 395g Sweet condensed milk
  • 1 knob Butter
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 tsp orange extract
  • 1 bag Mini Terry's chocolate orange segmenst for decoration.

Instructions
 

  • Pop your slow cooker on low.
  • Break up the chocolate bars and place in the crockpot. We find the Dr Oetker fine baking chocolate works well in these fudge recipes.
  • Add the condensed milk, butter, orange extract and salt to the pot.
  • Leave the lid off and stir the mixture every 10-15 minutes for 2 hours.
  • Line an 8inch square tin with baking parchment paper. Alternatively you can use ice cube silicone moulds. Pop the fudge mixture into the tin or moulds and leave to cool for 10 minutes.
  • After 10 minutes at room temperture press the Terry's chocolate orange segments into the fudge mixture and place into the fridge for about 4 hours. We found this fudge took longer to set and so we left ours overnight as it was late in the day.
  • The results were perfect and the orange infused fduge is delicious. Cut into squares and enjoy!
Keyword crock pot fudge, fudge, slow cooker fudge, Terrys Chocolate orange fudge

This Terry’s Chocolate orange fudge recipe is one for the whole family to enjoy. You could use any chocolate orange to decorate the top with if you can’t get hold of Terrys’ chocolate orange mini segments. We will be giving this fudge to Dougie on Father’s day and hope that he shares with us!

If you enjoyed making this fudge recipe we also have 3 simple slow cooker fudge recipes here.

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