Dulce de Leche Caramel

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    Total Time
    3hrs 10mins
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based on 2 ratings

Dulce de leche caramel is made by carmelizing milk and sugar. Use full-fat milk for best results, or try coconut or goat's milk. Spread on cookies, cakes, in coffee...or make Alfajores!

recipe updated Oct 8, 2019


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    4 cups (960ml)
  • Granulated sugar icon
    Granulated sugar
    1 cup (204g)
  • Baking soda icon
    Baking soda
    about ΒΌ teaspoon (1g)


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  1. Add milk, granulated sugar and baking soda to a clean saucepan
  2. Heat until boiling - high heat
  3. Reduce - low heat
  4. Simmer until thick - approx 3 hr, low heat
  5. Blend with stick blender until smooth
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