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How long does fudge last?

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Once fudge has been opened, it has an average shelf life of 2 to 4 weeks. Sealed and unopened packages of fudge can be safely stored for up to 6 months.

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It is recommended that fudge be stored at room temperature, as the cool conditions in a refrigerator can cause the fudge to become dry and hard. Keeping the fudge wrapped tightly in plastic wrap can extend the shelf life of the product.

Fresh fudge may be placed in an air-tight container and stored in the freezer for up to 4 months. It can be safely thawed at room temperature without losing its taste and texture.

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