Have to try: been doing this for years! it's a Brazilian staple! cook a sealed can of condensed milk in a pot boiling water for 3 hours. continue to add boiling water to cover the can as the water will evaporate. let can cool COMPLETELY. then open carefully & wahlah... dulce de leite :)
Beijinho ("Little kiss" in Portuguese), also known as branquinho ("little white one"), is a typical Brazilian birthday party candy prepared with condensed milk, grated desiccated coconut, rolled over caster sugar or grated coconut and topped with a clove. Beijinho is the coconut version of the Brazilian brigadeiro.
Surpresa de Uva - "grape surprise" - Brazilian dessert of grapes covered in condensed milk confection.