Cajeta - Dulce de Leche Gelatin Mexican Dessert Recipe

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Courtesy of Jim Peyton

Recipe Ingredients:

1 (14-ounce) Can sweetened condensed milk
1 jar cajeta or dulce de leche
3 Cups water
3 Egg yolks, beaten
3 1/2 Packages unflavored gelatin
1 Cup cold water
1 Cup half-and half

Recipe Instructions:

In a small bowl, mix the 3 1/2 packets unflavored gelatin, or enough to set 7 cups of liquid according to the directions on the package, with the 1 cup cold water, and allow to set for 3 minutes. Stir the gelatin mixture into the pot, and add the half-and-half,mixing well. Strain the mixture and pour it into 1 large or several small molds and place in the refrigerator until thickened, about 4 to 5 hours. This dessert is good garnished with toasted, finely chopped almonds, ground cinnamon, and either Mexican-style Eggnog or Irish Cream Liquor.

Gelatina de Cajeta Video in Spanish by cocinadeyolo

Enjoy this delicious cajeta gelatin Mexican dessert recipe!

Type of recipe: Desserts
Preparation Time (min): 30
Cook Time (min):
Prep Tool:

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Product Reviews
Cajeta - Dulce de Leche Gelatin
5 Stars based on 1 Review(s)
southern temptress
Mobile, AL
5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

great start
February 17, 2016

need 1 tsp vanilla and 1/4 tsp cinnamon

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