The art of cooking often lies in the beauty of simplicity, and today, I’m excited to share with you a recipe that exemplifies this perfectly. We’re going to make a Slow Cooker Sweetened Condensed Milk Caramel, known in Latin America as “Dulce de Leche” and in Mexico as “Cajeta”. This delicious treat is a testament to how a simple ingredient can transform into something incredibly rich and complex in flavor. It’s an age-old culinary trick, yet each time it feels like rediscovering a magical secret. Ideal as a dessert topping, a coffee sweetener, or a unique gift, this caramel is versatility and deliciousness in one.
Serving Suggestions: The versatility of this Slow Cooker Sweetened Condensed Milk Caramel is boundless. Drizzle it over warm brownies, lavish it on your morning pancakes, layer it in trifles, or swirl it into cheesecakes. It makes a fantastic pairing with sliced apples, a luxurious dip for pretzels, and an essential component of any ice cream sundae. Your creativity is the only limit!
Slow Cooker Sweetened Condensed Milk Caramel Yields 1 to 1 1/2 cups of caramel