Hi friends! I think I’ve said it a few times but this time of year for me is all about the TREATS! That’s why I teamed up with some great gals to bring you the Sweets & Treats Blog Hop! Stick around to the end for more great sweets and treats recipes! So I grew up with the BEST baker for a mom and come this time of year she makes the best holiday treats. Cookies, candies, fudge – you name it and we have it! So today I wanted to share with you one of her amazing treat recipes – Easy Rocky Road Candy!
Can you say YUM?! I just love Rocky Road ice cream – it’s one of my favorites, so all of the tastes of Rocky Road goodness in a sweet holiday treat is pure perfection. Chocolate, marshmallows and peanuts – yum! And it’s just so simple to put together, this Easy Rocky Road Candy will be tops on your family’s treat list for years to come!
So let’s get down to the nitty gritty – the recipe! That’s what you’re here for, right?
- 1 cup milk chocolate chips
- 1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips
- 2 tablespoons butter or margarine
- 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk
- 2 cups dry roasted peanuts (or pecans)
- 1 (10½ oz) large bag miniature marshmallows
- Line a 13x9 inch baking pan with wax paper.
- In large heavy saucepan melt chocolate chips, margarine & condensed milk.
- Remove from stove.
- In large bowl, mix together nuts & marshmallows, stir in chocolate mixture and spread in the baking pan.
- Allow to chill 2-3 hours until firm.
- Remove from pan and paper, cut in squares and store at room temp.
- Makes about 3 dozen.
Just so much YUM! Are you ready to try some? I definitely think you should – and let us know what you think! I think I need to whip up another batch right now! Sunday Funday holiday baking time – who’s with me! If you’re in the mood to make and bake, then this LIST is for you! Click around and check out the rest of our amazing recipes on the Sweets & Treats Blog Hop! Happy baking!
Candy Cane Marshmallow Treats from My Uncommon Slice Of Suburbia
Peppermint Chocolate Cream Pie from Domestically Speaking
Cake Mix in a Mug Gift from Cupcakes and Crinoline
Peppermint S’Mores Brownies from Yellow Bliss Road
Chocolate Toffee Bark from Setting for Four
My Favorite Sugar Cookies from Stone Gable
Peppermint Bark Cheesecake Dip from A Pumpkin & A Princess
Christmas Snowman Sundaes from An Extraordinary Day
White Chocoalte Gingerbread Mocha Mix from Twelve O Eight
Rocky Road Candy from A Night Owl
The Original Fantasy Fudge from At The Picket Fence
White Chocolate Macadamia Cranberry Bark from Lemon Tree Dwelling
Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows from Mom 4 Real
Tiger Butter Bark from Uncommon Designs
The Easiest Holiday Cookie Ever from Top This Top That
Christmas Ornament Cupcakes from Sweet Rose Studio
Frosted Peppermint Brownies from Lolly Jane
Carrot Cake Mix Cookies from Sweet C’s Designs
Peppermint Donuts from Yesterday on Tuesday
Gluten Free Rum Cake from Inspiration for Moms
Caramel Popcorn Chocolate Bark from Clean and Scentsible
Andes Fudge from Eclectic Mom Sense
Chocolate Candies from French Country Cottage
Christmas Parfait from Clever Pink Pirate
Salted Caramels from Frenchie
Cranberry Bliss Bars from Food, Folks and Fun
Peppermint Bark Candy from Live Laugh Rowe
Cinnamon Rolls from Unskinny Boppy
Banana Caramel Crunch Bites from Nibbles By Nic
Apricot Pockets from Redhead Can Decorate