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Sweetened Condensed Milk Recipe

This is an easy homemade sweetened condensed milk recipe for you to use when baking.  Offering many baking substitutes, condiments and homemade desserts below.

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Sweetened Condensed Milk Recipe

Homemade Sweetened Condensed Milk from Scratch – Using Coconut Milk

2 cups coconut milk (or regular milk)
3/4 cup granulated white sugar (maple syrup is delicious too)
4 TBS salted butter
1 tsp pure vanilla extract

Whisk together and heat over medium low and simmer (do not boil mixture) while stirring until reduced in half.  Makes approximately 1-1/4 cups.

How to Make a Large Batch of Sweetened Condensed Milk

1 quart milk (or evaporated milk)
1-1/2 cups sugar
1 tsp vanilla

Cook the above ingredients in a heavy saucepan over medium-low heat. Whisk constantly until it reaches the desired consistency. It takes 45 minutes for sweetened condensed milk and 1-1/2 to 2 hours to make dulce de leche. Add vanilla after removing from the heat. Cool before using.

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