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easy homemade dulce de leche

Easy Homemade Dulce de Leche

The easiest homemade Dulce de Leche! All you need is 1 ingredient and some patience.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 1 hr 15 mins
Cool time 30 mins
Total Time 1 hr 50 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine Latin
Servings 1 cup (approx.)


  • glass pie plate or pyrex dish
  • aluminum foil
  • large roasting pan


  • 1 can sweetened condensed milk (14 ounces)
  • hot water (for water bath)


  • Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F.
  • Pour 1 can of sweetened condensed milk into a glass pie plate or pyrex dish and cover with foil.
  • Place dish in a larger roasting pan where it can sit flat.
  • Pour hot water into the roasting pan to a depth of about halfway up the pie plate/dish.
  • Place in oven and bake for 1 hour 15 minutes.
  • Remove from oven and let cool.
  • Carefully remove foil to avoid getting water into the dulce de leche. Stir until smooth.


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Keyword dessert