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Mamie Eisenhower's Favorite Fudge

This is also known as White House Fudge, Mamie's Fudge, Mrs. Eisenhower's Fudge, Million Dollar Fudge and Mamie's Million Dollar Fudge.


  • 1 2/3 cups evaporated milk
  • 4 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate pieces
  • 3 (4 ounce) bars sweet cooking chocolate
  • 1 pint Marshmallow Creme
  • 2 cups chopped pecans
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. Combine milk, butter, sugar and salt. Bring to a vigorous boil, stirring often; then reduce heat and simmer 6 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile place remaining ingredients (except pecans) in a large bowl.
  3. Gradually pour boiling syrup over the chocolate-marshmallow mixture and beat until chocolate is melted. Stir in nuts.
  4. Pour into buttered pans and store in a cool place several hours to harden before cutting in squares.